Home and Garden

Home and Garden workshops are a great way to expand your knowledge of gardening in Lake Tahoe, permiculture, and growing organic food. Prepare the interior and exterior of your home to balance your life. 



Backyard Beekeeping

What’s the big buzz about bees? Find out about this intriguing and essential insect! Bees are a wonderful addition to any garden. Learn the basics of beekeeping. Topics include bee biology, equipment, how to get bees and products of the hive. Beekeeper, Debbie Gilmore will bring her bee display, complete with a queen bee!



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CED4010
LTCC - Main Campus
G5
Gilmore 6/23 - 6/23 Sa 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM $85.00 View 19

Hugelkultur Building Workshop

Huglekultur (literally mound culture in German) is a time tested method of using discarded plant debris to build raised beds. The benefits are numerous; soil building, water retention, slow release of nutrients, easier fruit tree picking, microclimate diversification, extended square footage of garden space, ease of tending, the list goes on! this will be a hands on workshop, so be prepared to get dirty! We will cover the do's and dont's of the practice, as well as share some info on design principles and material sourcing.



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CED4011
LTCC - Main Campus
G4
Raine 5/20 - 5/20 Su 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM $49.00 View 19

Stand Up Paddle Boarding

In partnership with South Tahoe Standup Paddle, this camp will introduce kids to standup paddle boarding. This workshop covers water safety, paddling techniques, and board maneuvering.  Kids will benefit from developing motor skills and core strength, enhancing balance and cardio, and connecting to nature. With skills learned in this workshop, kids will be prepared to SUP, tour, and race on Lake Tahoe.  Swim experience necessary.  

 

Additional $50 rental fee (Board, Paddle, Life Jacket) paid to South Tahoe Standup Paddle Board

 



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CED5004F
Off Campus
South Tahoe Standup Paddle Beach Location
7 - 12 Estrada 7/10 - 7/13 Tu We Th Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $170.00 View 17

STEM: Little Stem

In this camp, young kiddos will learn the fundamentals of STEM, or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, through a hands-on approach. Kids will be introduced to core STEM concepts through a different hands-on projects and topics each day.

Week

Camp

Entering Grade

Age

AM/PM

Instructor

July 16-20

Introduction to STEM

3-5

8-11

PM

Tasha Thomas

STEM: Level 2 - Physical Science

3-5

8-11

PM

Dr. Jamie Orr

Electonic/Robotics

6-9

11-14

PM

David Wise

July 23-27

Little STEM

1-2

6-8

AM

Madelyn Rios

STEM: Level 2 - Physical Science

3-5

8-11

AM

Dr. Jamie Orr

STEM: Level 2 - Life Science

3-5

8-11

PM

Carl Franz

Ocean Exploration

6-9

11-14

PM

David Wise

August 6-10

Biotechnology

6-9

11-14

AM

Carl Franz

Monster Lab

6-9

11-14

PM

David Wise

Introduction to STEM

3-5

8-11

PM

Tasha Thomas

Aug 13-17

Coding

6-9

9-14

AM

Dr. Jamie Orr

How to Make Almost Anything

6-9

11-14

PM

David Wise




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CED5056LS
LTCC - Main Campus
TBD
6yr 0mo - 8yr 11mo Rios 7/23 - 7/27 Mo Tu We Th Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $175.00 View 12