Garden & Nature Based Classes - Appleton Parks and Recreation

Join The Seed Guild as they guide you through hands-on nature based workshops. Learn how to use natural and herbal resources to create an array of different projects with each class. These classes will provide participants with new and useful skills.

These classes are for anyone ages 16 and older.  Don’t miss this chance to re-wild yourself.

LOCATION: Scheig Center located at 1313 E. Witzke Blvd. inside Appleton Memorial Park
DATES: See topics below*
AGE: 16+
*Must sign up for each class individually”

A special Valentine’s self care workshop where we’ll create custom take home products that will help tend the soul. All materials provided. We’ll be making soaking salts, herbal tea blend, relaxing bath bags and a custom blend oil roller. 

DATE: Friday February 10, 2023
TIME: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
FEE: $50
CLASS #: 114707-01


This class will enhance your houseplant happiness. We’ll cover all sorts of tips, tricks, diagnostics, and even how to propagate our loving indoor friends. Participants are encouraged to bring a plant that needs re-potting, diagnosis, or that needs to be properly split. A hands-on fun workshop for all experience levels.    

DATE: Thursday, March 23, 2023
TIME: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
FEE: $35
CLASS #: 114707-02


About the Instructor: 

Kari Witthuhn-Henning is the founder of the Appleton Seed Library, an Outagamie County Master Gardener, avid seed saver and a budding herbalist. She believes that some of the most profound teachings and healing come from working on the land with plants. Blending the arts, sustainability, intentional living and community collaboration are what fuels her creative endeavors. To that end, Kari offers classes and educational nature walks to help people explore and deepen their connection to what grows right here in our beautiful Fox Cities.