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Gardening Classes

Get your hands in the dirt and experience the joy of growing your own vegetables with our Gardening Classes!

 

Not sure what class or gardening option is right for you? Review our comparison chart before you register!

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Signature Gardening Class - SOLD OUT!

Get your hands in the dirt and experience the joy of growing your own vegetables!

This popular class is designed for individuals and/or families - both those with limited previous experience, or those who have previously attended classes. If you are interested in learning about the wonders of sustainable, organic gardening in a supportive, hands-on and community-based environment, then this is the class for you. Supplies such as seeds, seedlings, fertilizer, gloves, hand tools, & sunshine are provided.

Location: 

Classes are held at our Pine Street location.

Dates & Time:

April 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, June 7, 14, 21, 28 and July 12, 19, 26; 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at the Pine Street Farm location.

Prices:

Full Bed: $415 (12 feet x 4 feet)

Half Bed: $320 (6 feet x 4 feet)

Donations accepted to subsidize the cost for low-income participants!

Benefits:

  • Learn from a professional gardening class teacher who will provide weekly instruction

  • Learn about organic/sustainable gardening practices

  • Use raised gardening beds with integrated irrigation and an idea sunny location

  • Get access to the farm, your garden bed, and class tools so that you can tend to your garden during off-hours

  • Use the class bed for the entire 2021 growing season, usually through mid-October

  • Enjoy fresh herbs from the Farm's herbal garden throughout the growing season for free

  • Access fresh herbs from the Farm’s herbal garden​

Please note: If you choose not to maintain your bed after the end of the class session then your bed will be harvested and use for our Food Access Programs

Virtual Class (Thursday Nights) - SOLD OUT

Learn to grow vegetables in your own garden!

 

If you have been curious about starting a home vegetable garden but the process seemed daunting, this class is for you! In this six session virtual class, farmer Ceilidh Peden-Spear will guide you through getting started, covering the basics such as selecting a site, prepping the soil, determining the best vegetables to grow, and maintaining them. This is geared towards beginners/ advanced beginners interested in starting a 4x4 or larger garden.
 

Location:  

Classes are held via Zoom.

 

Dates & Time:

April 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Price:

$100

Benefits:

  • Learn from a professional gardening class teacher who will provide weekly instruction

  • Learn about organic/sustainable gardening practices

 

Class Scholarships​

Gardening Class Scholarships are available.  For further information, please send us an email to discuss registration and enrollment.

2023 Learn & Grow Choices!

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