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Soap Making Workshop (February)

Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum 471 Poplar Drive, Cole Harbour

EDIT: This workshop is now sold out! If you missed out on our January soap making workshop, have no fear! We have another date in February to learn this wonderful traditional craft! A two-day artisan soap making workshop on Friday, February 16th, 6 – 9 pm and Saturday, February 17th, 6 – 7 pm will feature Nova Scotian soap maker Maggie Jenkins of Saltmarsh Soaps. Maggie has dedicated over 6 years to learning and mastering the craft. “The aspect of soap making that keeps me interested, is that every batch can be customized to what you want to create, you have complete control over the ingredients, the design, and the process from start to finish. I never get bored!” Participants will be taught everything they need to know to safely make their own cold process soaps from scratch. Attendees will Read More →

$100

Soap Making Workshop (January)

Nova Scotians who love natural homemade soap products can learn how to make it in traditional fashion at The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm, this January! A two-day artisan soap making workshop on Friday, January 26th, 6 – 9 pm and Saturday, January 27th, 6 – 7 pm will feature Nova Scotian soap maker Maggie Jenkins of Saltmarsh Soaps. Maggie has dedicated over 6 years to learning and mastering the craft. “The aspect of soap making that keeps me interested, is that every batch can be customized to what you want to create, you have complete control over the ingredients, the design, and the process from start to finish. I never get bored!” Participants will be taught everything they need to know to safely make their own cold process soaps from scratch. Attendees will learn about scenting, using natural additives and Read More →

(Update: Cancelled) Winter Solstice at The Farm

Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum 471 Poplar Drive, Cole Harbour

You’re invited to spend the solstice with us! The Winter Solstice (Dec. 21) is the first day of winter, and the shortest day of the year. Every day following the solstice the days start to get longer, so it also heralds the return of the sun, and that’s worth celebrating!