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Seminars

Poughkeepsie Seminars

Sat, January 05
  • How to Prepare the Perfect Steak
  • with Debbie Decker and Dave Fraleigh, Adams Meat
  • Learn how to select, prepare and cook the perfect steak
  • 1/5/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, January 06
  • Cake Decorating Trends
  • with Kay Taylor, Adams Bakery
  • How to decorate cakes using trends such as fondant figures, naked cake and more!
  • 1/6/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, January 12
  • Sushi Making for Beginners
  • with Dennis and Sue Leung
  • Learn how to make and roll sushi at home
  • 1/12/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, January 13
  • Fried Rice
  • with Mark Greene, Adams Kitchen Head Chef
  • How to make great fried rice recipes using leftovers
  • 1/13/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, January 13
  • Authentic German Pretzel Making
  • with Hans Welker, Hudson Valley Pretzel Co.
  • Learn to make authentic German pretzels
  • 1/13/19 3:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, January 19
  • Floral Design 101
  • with Michelle Flynn, Adams Florist
  • Learn the basics of floral design. Tips and tricks for floral arranging
  • 1/19/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, January 20
  • Cancelled
  • Brunch with Friends
  • with Jenn Adams
  • Learn fun and easy ideas for your weekend brunch with friends
  • 1/20/19 1:00 pm
Sat, January 26
  • Pasta Tour of Southern Italy
  • with Teresa Morgan, 825 Main Sauces
  • Sample pasta sauces and pasta shapes unique to different towns in southern Italy
  • 1/26/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, January 27
  • All Natural Skin Care
  • with Glen and Kathy, Hudson Valley Skin Care
  • An education about local skin care products from Pleasant Valley and their benefits
  • 1/27/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, January 27
  • Cheese 101
  • with Michael Trullinger, Coach Farm Cheese
  • Talk cheese with Coach Farm's cheese expert!
  • 1/27/19 3:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, February 02
  • Cupcake Decorating for Kids
  • with Jen Lauria, Bakery Manager
  • Have fun making and decorating cupcakes with your kids. Each child must be accompanied by an adult
  • 2/2/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, February 02
  • Coffee Basics
  • with Feza Oktay, North River Roasters
  • Learn all about coffee, from how it's grown to how to pick the right roast for yourself
  • 2/2/19 3:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, February 03
  • Big Game Appetizers
  • with Debbie Decker, Adams Brand Ambassador
  • Delicious snacks for the perfect party
  • 2/3/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, February 03
  • Cancelled
  • Making Kombucha Good for Everyone
  • with Carlye DiStasio, Aqua Vitea
  • Learn the basics of kombucha and samples offerings of Aqua Vitea kombucha
  • 2/3/19 3:00 pm
Sat, February 09
  • Adams History Seminar
  • with Mark Adams, Mark Adams Greenhouses Owner
  • Mark Adams explains how Adams has evolved over the past 100 years
  • 2/9/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, February 10
  • Flower Readings
  • with Sue Adams, Mark Adams Greenhouses Co-Owner
  • Learn about flower meanings and choose to participate in a reading of your own. Sue Adams is co-owner with her husband Mark of Adams Greenhouses, a 5-acre production facility in Poughkeepsie, New York. She is an award-winner container designer, a graduation of Cornell University, board member of Northeast Greenhouse Association and is President of New York Flower Industries.
  • 2/10/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, February 16
  • Orchid Care
  • with Peter Lai, TQM Orchids
  • Learn how to care for orchids in your home
  • 2/16/19 11:00 am
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, February 16
  • Beekeeping for Tomorrow and Beyond
  • with Dennis Remsberger, Remsberger Honey
  • Workshop for first-time and novice beekeepers
  • 2/16/19 3:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sun, February 17
  • Local Hand-Crafted Pet Supplies
  • with Lisa Massarelli, Finn's Cafe
  • Lisa talks about her locally made pet products
  • 2/17/19 1:00 pm
  • This seminar has already taken place.
Sat, February 23
  • Meatball Magic
  • with Yolonda Taranto, Adams Meat
  • A healthy start! Make healthy meatballs using ground turkey
  • 2/23/19 1:00 pm
Sat, February 23
  • Chicken, Shrimp and Andouille Sausage Gumbo
  • with Chris Brill, Adams Kitchen Manager
  • Learn to make a delicious gumbo just in time for Mardi Gras!
  • 2/23/19 3:00 pm
Sun, February 24
  • Garnishing with Vegetables 101
  • with Justin Corson, Poughkeepsie Cafe Manager
  • Creating fun and easy vegetable garnishes that you can do at home
  • 2/24/19 3:00 pm