Join us for hands-on experiential training.

Whether you’re a farmer, gardener, student or just a curious eater, we invite you to attend a workshop at our certified organic farm in Kutztown, PA. Our workshops provide the opportunity to learn hands-on and ask your own questions of our expert staff.

Upcoming Workshops


Workshop: Hobby Beekeeping

Rodale Instiute Visitor Center 611 Siegfriedale Road, Kutztown

**This event has been rescheduled from its original date of May 14. Whether you're a beekeeper, bee enthusiast, or just curious, you will want to attend this class! Participants will […]


Workshop: Vermicomposting for Beginners—Letting Worms Work for You

Rodale Instiute Visitor Center 611 Siegfriedale Road, Kutztown

Join our compost production specialist, Rick Carr, for his introductory class into vermicomposting, a.k.a. worm composting. Vermicomposting uses specific types of earthworms to breakdown, digest, and transform organic material into […]


For other educational opportunities, check out our Virtual Campus. For additional events, please see our full events calendar.

Discounts for Veterans

Honorably discharged members of the military are eligible for free admission to Rodale Institute workshops. For more information and to apply, contact


For more information regarding workshops, please contact Maria Pop, Education & Outreach Director, at or 610–683–1481.

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