Through education and example, we nurture understanding of the rhythms of nature, and our place in the natural world, fostering recognition of personal responsibility for stewardship of the land, ourselves and development of a nurturing community. From the Turner Farm Mission Statement

Turner Farm’s adult educational programing provides practical and affordable education in order to build a vibrant and thriving food and farming community in the Greater Cincinnati region.

We offer hands-on organic growing, land stewardship and natural exploration classes designed to enlighten, inspire and increase the success of gardeners and farmers in our region.

CANCELLATION POLICY: Due to the limited space availability, all payments for Turner Farm educational classes are non-refundable. In the event of inclement weather, classes proceed provided that the weather is safe for visitors to be on the farm. Turner Farm reserves the right to cancel events for any reason with a full refund provided to each participant.

Turner Farm 2018 Flower Arranging Series

Registration is now open for classes in the 2018 Flower Arranging Series. Join us at Turner Farm for a fun, bright and beautiful exploration of bouquets! All classes are taught by Melinda O’Briant, an award-winning floral designer.

For questions about the classes, contact Melinda at

Wednesday, July 25, 6:30-8:30 pm

Come enjoy the evening at Turner Farm as Melinda shows you how to make a summery centerpiece using zinnias, cosmos, ageratum, statice and other field-grown flowers. Each participant will take a stroll in the flower field to harvest a selection of flowers. Back in the Barn Studio, Melinda will help you create your own masterpiece to take home. The arrangement will be made in a woodland cube with floral foam. All materials will be provided.


Friday, August 3, 6:30-8:30 pm

Wine, appetizers and beautiful flowers! Spend a relaxing, memorable evening in the masterfully refurbished old Barn Studio on Turner Farm. Sip wine, sample appetizers created by Chef Stephanie, and watch Melinda demonstrate making large, lush, dramatic flower arrangements in tall vases. Then explore Turner Farm’s flower fields to harvest flowers for your own bouquet. Cost includes wine, appetizers, and all materials.

Cost: $95.00

Friday, September 7, 6:30-8:30 pm

Bring in your favorite watering can, or other large container and create a sunflower masterpiece! Melinda O’Briant will help you to bring that container to life with and array of sunflowers, herbs, and foliage. Your arrangement will be a beautiful addition to any entryway or table with a truly spectacular floral design.

Cost: $40

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