March 8 - Hoffman Estates Loyal Parents Craft Show - Hoffman Estates High School, 1100 W. Higgins Rd., in Hoffman Estates 10 am to 3 pm
March 11 - Community Education Class in District 128 (Vernon Hills, IL) Green Clean - Household Uses for Herbs Tuesday 3/11, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (class id 3981)
Description: Cooking with herbs is often seen as the only use for them. This program will point out the numerous ways herbs can be used in your household outside of the kitchen. Learn to create moth repellents that will not repel your nose, find out all the possible cleaning uses for an herbal vinegar, create mixtures to disinfect the bathroom without harmful chemicals, make your own laundry soap, learn to repel ants, fight fleas, and make household chores more aromatic with items like iron waxers and air deodorizers. Each participant goes home with skills, recipes and a special sample.
March 15 - Good Food Festival - Demonstration programs on preserving herbs and infusing herbs. See the link for times and tickets.
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Mondays in April - Lectures on various topics at the Heritage in Des Plaines, lunchtime start.