A Preservation Party in your own home!

DSCN1279Canning Parties have become immensely popular across the nation. A fun way to learn the basics of safe home canning while having a great time with your friends!

A fresh new idea for Birthdays and Family Celebrations,  Girlfriends Night Out, A Brides/Bridesmaids Party, a Family Reunion Time, an Office Team Building Event – you name it!  It’s a lot of fun while learning something new.

Requirements are simple: you provide the kitchen** and the friends — a minimum of six.  We’ll provide the food to be canned and all supplies along with complete recipes and jars of each product prepared. Completely hands-on and lots of fun!

Basic Pricing starts at $45 per person (depending on length and number of guests).  All supplies are included. Email Lyn at Lyn@PreservingNow.com

** In some instances, we can provide a location with kitchen for you, depending on size of group, schedule and other needs.


Wineglass & Jelly 001 (2)Party Ideas:  Customized to your group, an event can be scheduled for for daytime or evenings, weekday or weekend.  You are invited to bring beverages to accompany the preserving menu selected.  We will provide samples, appetizers and/or snacks of the food we are preserving for your group to enjoy as we prepare the foods together.

The popular Canning Basics party preparing 3 kinds of products:  a fruit, a pickle, and a tomato product.  Full notebook with recipes and instructions, jars of each to take home, completely hands-one preparation, all food and supplies provided.

A Preserved Gifts Party:  Explore the wide range of gifting with preserved products such as wine jellies, preserved lemons, even food combinations such as baked goods with preserve jars;  how to package in unusual ways, along with inspirational ideas to label, wrap and decorate your jars.

Girlfriends Time Out – Or Men – or Mixed – or Family Reunion:  Is it a workshop?  Is it a party? Both!  Cooking and canning fun, preserved appetizers for tasting while we prepare and can foods you select.  Tomato Jam? Pepper Relish anyone?  Maybe boozy drink ideas?

New Baby Shower:  Canning  healthy simple foods for baby’s first bites is easy and so nutritional.  Party fun while we help Mom and guests learn great ideas and load her up with jars for her pantry.  

Team Building:  Here’s a fresh idea! And there’s nothing like pulling together to cut and prepare produce, stir the pot, fill the jars –learning something new – and everyone likes food!  Salsa that we prepare – and taste with our appetizers?  Or Apple Butter that we’ve loved since we were kids?  How about the Bread & Butter Pickles?

How can we help?  email Lyn@PreservingNow.com or call 404-377-8010.


Next Canning Workshops: Preserving at Sweet Auburn Curb Market September 17, September 24. Bread & Jam Workshop at Serenbe September 10.
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