No, 21 Acres is not putting worms in their soup ... but they do want you to learn a bit about both! The local nonprofit has lots of classes and activities planned during the month of October. Whether you’re interested in making soup from scratch or learning how to build a worm bin, see what’s on the calendar that might intrigue you!
A recent class in the 21 Acres kitchen. (Courtesy photo)
Educational offerings during the month of October:
• Thursday, Oct. 8, Back to Basics: Soups from Scratch; 6:30-8:30 p.m. • Saturday, Oct. 10, Growing Veterans Second Saturday, 10 am. - 12:30 p.m. • Saturday, Oct. 10, 21 Acres Farm Walk, 11 a.m. - noon; Free, open to the public, all ages. • Saturday, Oct. 17, Taste of Place: Homemade Seasonal Ravioli; 1-3 p.m. • Saturday, Oct. 24, Worm Bins 101: Introduction, 9:30-11 a.m. • Saturday, Oct. 24, 21 Acres Farm Walk, 11 a.m. - noon; free, open to the public, all ages. • Saturday, Oct. 24, Worm Bins 201: Construction; 12:30-3 p.m. • Tuesday, Oct. 27, Tuesdays at 21: Sustainable Communities and Urban Growth; 7-8 p.m.
The University of Washington Bothell will host the Inspire STEM Festival on Saturday Oct. 10, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. The festival will take place at UW Bothell, and will feature hands-on workshops, guest speakers, and a street fair filled with interactive exhibits — all with a focus on getting fifth through eighth grade girls (and boys) excited about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
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