Backyard Chicken Keeping

Dates:March 18-25, 2024
Meets:M from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location:Mt. Airy Axis, 520 Carpenter Lane
Cost: $49.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Now's the time to get a flock of your own! Learn the basics of keeping a healthy flock of backyard hens to produce eggs. Topics will include selecting chickens, raising them from chicks, the coop, the care and feeding of chickens, handling the eggs, and some of the challenges and pleasures of keeping backyard chickens.
Fee: $49.00
Hours:2.00

Fee Breakdown

Category Description Amount
Course Fee (Basic)Course Fee$ 49.00
Optional FeeDonation (optional)$ 0.00

Mt. Airy Axis, 520 Carpenter Lane

Between McCallum and Greene Streets, same block as Big Blue Marble and the Co-op.

Maureen Breen

is the president of Philadelphia Backyard Chickens, a local group that shares resources about backyard chicken keeping. She also conducts research in the value of backyard chickens to reduce food waste.
Date Day Time Location
03/18/2024Monday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Mt. Airy Axis, 520 Carpenter Lane
03/25/2024Monday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Mt. Airy Axis, 520 Carpenter Lane

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