Homesteading classes: the art of herbology, lip saver for cold winter weather

Date(s) - Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension Training Center


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Niagara County is offering a second series of homesteading classes this fall at 6 p.m. on Thursdays at its training center, 4487 Lake Ave., Lockport.

The art of herbology: lip saver for cold winter weather will be offered Nov. 17. Each participant will learn the process of extracting the properties of herbs in oil and how to use this as a foundation for creating their own lip balm. They will leave the class with finished products to share as holiday gifts for friends and family. The cost is $25.

Participants must preregister and pre-pay for each class and class sizes are limited.

Contact Amanda for more information at 433-8839, ext. 231 or by email at

The schedule of homesteading classes is:

Aug. 25: Culinary Herbs

Sept. 8: Seed Saving

Sept. 15: Log Cabin Quilting

Sept. 22: Wonderful Weaving 102

Sept. 27, 28, 29: Master Food Preserver Training

Oct. 6: Growing garlic for Home Gardeners

Oct. 20: Fermenting Vegetables

Nov. 17: The Art of Herbology: Lip Saver for Cold Winter Weather

Dec. 1: Meat the Farmer