2020 Family Gardening Class
Come get your hands in the dirt!
Interested in learning about the wonders of sustainable gardening in a supportive, hands-on and community-based environment?
The Family Gardening Class is designed for families with children under the age of 8 with little to no previous gardening experience. Supplies such as seeds, seedlings, fertilizer, gloves and hand tools are provided. All class participants will work side by side gardening in a raised bed 4 feet by 36 feet.
Wednesdays 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Saturdays 9am - 10am
Families can sign up for spring and/or late summer sessions. Discount available to ParentTalk members.
ParentTalk Member Discount: $65/ session
Spring Session: May 2 - July 1
Spring harvest will yield pea shoots, radishes, spinach, lettuce, leafy greens
Spring planting will include tomatoes, peppers, carrots, beans, and more
Fall Session: September 5 - Nov 4
Fall harvest will yield winter squash, cabbage, eggplant, spinach, lettuce, leafy greens
Fall activities will include cleaning up your garden and preparing for the winter
Questions? Email Info@NeedhamFarm.org
Scholarships are available for Needham Housing Authority residents and Needham Community Council Food Pantry shoppers.
For those individuals and/or families who qualify for a gardening program scholarship, please click HERE to send an email, or call 781-343-1106 to discuss registration and enrollment.