Heritage Homeschool


The North Alabama Agriplex offers a series of hands-on programs for homeschoolers (kindergarten through 6th grade) and their parents once a month. Students will be divided into an older and younger age group with parents expected to assist their children. The program is held on Thursdays from 9:00-11:00 am at the Agriplex Heritage Center. Class fees are $10 per student. Adults are free with a max program cost of $20 per family (exceptions listed below). Registration is required. No refunds.

Makers - Woodworking

January 26th

Leldon’s Make and Take Woodworking Project, Make a heart project for Valentine’s Day. 

$20. max 20 persons

Makers - Pottery

February 23rd

Come learn step by step process of making pottery. Students will make a pinch pot with Rebecca Horner from Keramos Ceramics. $20, max 25 persons

Makers - Soap

March 9th

Make liquid soap, laundry detergent and more. With Elizabeth McDowell. $15 $30 max per family

Makers - Tie Dying

April 27th

Create a tie dyed masterpiece t-shirt. With Marissa Griffin. $15

Makers - Weaving

May 11th

Lean basic weaving techniques and patterns while using different colors and textures of yarn. Make a sampler piece. With Allison Kress. $20

Farm Animal Babies

August 31st

ALL AGES WELCOME WITH AN ADULT. Meet our adorable animal friends. $10

Trees of Alabama

September 28th

Learn about the diversity of the trees that grow in our state and how to care with them. With Forester Mary Clair Smith. $10

Nuts about peanuts

October 26th

Did you know that peanuts grow on a pea family plant that seedpods ripens underground? Learn all about this important plant to Alabama’s agriculture history. $10

Water and Wildlife

November 30th

Explore Alabama’s rich water resources that provide habitat to diverse wildlife! With A&M Extension. $10

Wilderness Survival

December 14th

We will learn how to properly use the resources that nature provides for the bare necessities of survival. With Randall’s Adventure & Training. $10

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** Please notice that we do not offer any refunds for our programs**

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