NHM workshops provide you with hands-on experiences and relevant skills. Enjoy your time at the Museum in our beautiful new garden spaces while also learning something new!
The Scents of the Silk Road
Saturday, March 15, 2013 | 1-3pm
NHM and the Institute for Art and Olfaction are please to collaborate with perfumer Sarah Horowitz-Thran to present a hands-on workshop exploring the historical perfumes from the Silk Road. In this smelling session, experience some of the scents traded along the Silk Road, while learning about the perfume and incense materials.
You can register online or over the phone by calling us at 213.763.3499.
Learn How To Grow Your Own Vegetables!
Sunday, March 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2014 | 1-4:30 pm
Create your own Edible Garden for fresh, organic produce by learning how to:
1) create good soil out of your current one
2) what to, and when to plant
3) how much and how often to add compost and water
4) manage insect pests and encourage "good bugs"
5) increase yield
900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007. In our new Erika J. Glazer Family Edible Garden.
$100: 4 class series for members
$120: 4 class series for non-members
Classes are discounted to $80 for all four classes in the series for residents of zip codes 90006, 90007, 90008, 90011, 90015, 90016, 90018, 90037, 90062, 90089. Discounts are limited; call (213) 763.3499 for availabilit once registration opens.
You can register online or over the phone at 213.763.3499. Thank you!
Dig Deeper into Vegetable Gardening
Sunday, April 27 and May 4, 2014 | 1- 4:30pm
In this hands-on course you will build on your existing gardening skills, while learning how to creatively design your edible garden to be productive and beautiful. You will receive in-depth explanations of what to plant when, best ways to manage your yield, and how to responsibly use water for irrigation. Expand your knowledge about soil biology and get tips on how to grow a variety of produce, using naturally organic methods.
900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90007. In our new Erika J. Glazer Family Edible Garden.
$50: 2 class series for members
$60: 2 class series for nonmembers
Registration will begin shortly.