Come learn from our eco-stewardship experts about the land, water and other natural resources we’re working to preserve at Pearlstone!
Offering free public events, fee based events and classes.
Post Prescribed Burn Walk & Talk
Pearlstone has parked the lawn mower and recently burned meadows! It's all part of the circle of life! Fire and grasslands have an ancient, natural and beneficial relationship. You could say they are old friends! Join us for a casual walk through Pearlstone’s recently burned meadows to see for yourself!
Food Forest Planting
Come Plant a Forest of Food at Pearlstone! Pearstone’s stewardship staff will offer an introduction to food forest design followed by a hands-on workshop to planting a ¼ acre food forest. Attendees will also learn about Pearlstone’s 2019 13-day residential Permaculture Design Certificate course featuring Practical Permaculture author Dave Boehnlein.
Water Stewardship Stream Walk
Come Stream-Walk With Us! Join the excitement and take a walk along our stream to share the story of Pearlstone's water stewardship! Learn how water stewardship fits into Pearlstone's culture and the Torah! We'll discuss the Chesapeake Bay, stream restoration and its benefits.
Introduction to Permaculture
Introduction to Permaculture workshop: Site Analysis for Permaculture Design
Learn how to “read” a landscape by identifying the land's unique features, opportunities, and constraints. Learn how the space reveals its potential for maximum production and ecological uplift.
Permaculture Design Course
Join this full Permaculture Design Certificate Course including over 72 hours of lecture, hands-on activities, and exercises. Sunday August 25 - Friday September 6, 2019