Calendar List


  • Sat., July 31, 2021
    8:00am - 9:30am

CANCELLED  due to low enrollment. Check out our Explorations in Nature Walk and Talk for Saturday, August 14. Explore Cordova Creek to reconnect with and share the joy and wonders of the natural world. Discover why it is a special ecosystem and learn about ways to protect it. This walk is family-friendly, but recommended for kids ages 10 and up.


  • Sat., July 31, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., August 14, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., August 21, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., August 28, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., September 4, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., September 11, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am
  • Sat., September 18, 2021
    8:30am - 9:30am

Classes include breath work and intentional movement. Open to all levels. Please register in advance. Bring your own mat and water bottle.


  • Sat., July 31, 2021
    9:30am - 10:30am
  • Sat., July 31, 2021
    11:00am - 12:00pm

Families on the Farm classes offer learners of all ages a chance to engage in self-directed hands-on activities based upon a particular theme. Enjoy the youth garden and explore all that is growing and living at Soil Born Farms.


  • Sat., July 31, 2021
    10:00am - 11:15am
  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    10:00am - 11:15am
  • Sat., August 14, 2021
    10:00am - 11:15am
  • Sat., August 28, 2021
    10:00am - 11:15am
  • Sat., September 4, 2021
    10:00am - 11:15am

Self-massage techniques from many disciplines such as breath work, centering and movement for spinal and joint mobility, involving circular and figure 8 patterns.


  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    8:00am - 9:30am

This class will offer short talks, a contemplative walk and nature meditation practices on the beautiful grounds of Soil Born Farms and provide a sense of renewal and wellbeing as we consider the natural world and its impact on our bodies, hearts and minds.


  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    8:00am - 11:00am

Work and Learn Days are opportunities to gain knowledge, build hands-on skills and meet new friends. We will be working outdoors in Sustainability Square which will become a dynamic hands-on learning space for our adult and youth education programs.


  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    9:00am - 11:30am

This hands-on class will show you how to grow plants successfully on a window, on your front porch or balcony and in a raised bed. Learn the various types and styles of containers, which plants grow well in each environment and strategies to maintain a flourishing garden in small spaces.


  • Sat., August 14, 2021
    8:00am - 9:30am

Join naturalist Cliff Hawley to explore the plants, animals, and relationships that make up the environment of the American River Ranch.


  • Preparing a Fall Garden
    Tue., August 17, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Caring for Fruit Trees in Fall & Winter
    Tue., September 21, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Preparing a Garden for Winter
    Tue., October 19, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Planting Cover Crops
    Tue., November 16, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Making Compost & Mulch
    Tue., December 14, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm

Join us for an inspiring presentation on a seasonal gardening topic each month on Zoom. The classes will provide basic information plus time for your questions. You’ll learn tricks of the trade that will help you create and maintain a thriving edible garden. Get expert advice and learn practical strategies to grow organic nutritious food for you and your family. Beginners and seasoned gardeners will benefit. $15 per class or $150 for series (save $30).


  • Sat., August 21, 2021
    8:00am - 9:30am

Take a tour of the farm while learning the principles of regenerative agriculture. See how our farmers implement regenerative practices that revitalize the land and restore the historic American River Ranch.