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  • 3 days ago · 2:00 PM

    Raising Backyard Chickens

    4 Homesteaders

    Loudoun County Library hosts this event, which is open to the adult public free of charge.
  • November 15, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Fibers 101 for Homesteaders

    2 Homesteaders | 5.00

    This is a seminar for people interested in learning the BASICS about Fibers from a Homesteader's perspective.  Topics will include: What are the fibers you can grow and... Learn more
  • September 14, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Bee Basics with a Local BeeKeeper

    17 Homesteaders

    The Purcellville Library will be having a public presentation on beekeeping. Sign up at the link.  This is... Learn more
  • January 18, 2014 · 10:00 AM

    Seed Swap only (no sowing)

    5 Homesteaders | 5.00

    Hi All!  It is nearly time to start some of your flats.  Here's a chance to try some of the seeds everyone else has been bragging about, and to share some of your extra... Learn more
  • January 6, 2014 · 11:00 AM

    Homesteading Women (or men)

    2 Homesteaders

    Bring your lunch and your current knitting/etc project and let's get together for a natter.
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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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