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Yearly Events

These are the events PRI has every year 

 Fruit Trees 101 by Dan Vorhis of Muscle and Arm Farm, this series of hands-on classes are great for beginners looking to grow their own fruit. January to April
       Tree Selection and Care - This class helps you decide which fruit trees are right for you to grow here on Whidbey Island. 
       Pruning - Covers what tools you need and how to care for them, as well as the techniques and training needed. 
       Bench Grafting - Learn how to properly graft scion wood to rootstock.  
       Soil 101 - Learn what soil is best for the garden you aim to create.  

Prairie Days in May
       Take guided tours of the prairie and the native plant center, learn about the birds, and purchase your own native plants for growing at home. Free and Family Friendly.  

Raptor Days

Whidbey Island Cider Festival in late September 
       Free entertainment including the Shifty Sailors, and free activities for children and adults.  Food for purchase from food trucks.  And the main event - cider tasting from cideries for those who purchase a tasting glass and drink tokens. 

Seed Collection for Volunteers 
       Help us in our work by collecting seeds from the prairie and nearby properties for propagation and research.