Events & Workshops


Free Workshops

We offer free gardening workshops at the store throughout the year on a variety of topics ranging from edible gardening to pruning to designing with holiday containers.

To learn about upcoming workshops, bookmark this page or sign up for our monthly e-newsletter in the bright green box to the left.

Registration is strongly encouraged! Having numbers ahead of time helps us create the right space for the workshop and prepare enough handouts. If you have an idea for a future workshop, or any workshop feedback, feel free to contact our workshop coordinator.

To sign up for a workshop, send us an e-mail or call the store (206) 324-0737.

2015 Workshops

We are working on our line up for next year which will include our Second Sunday and some Saturdays Series with City Fruit, our vegetable gardening series, and a host of gardening workshops by Richard Greenberg.

(Workshops in orange are in partnership with CityFruit).


Grow Great Houseplants

Saturday, TBA, 11 am – noon
Stay warm and focus on growing and caring for houseplants and orchids from plant expert, Richard Greenberg. Richard will discuss best varieties, light, water, and fertilizer requirements, and how to treat pests and diseases.


Fruit Tree Pruning

Sunday, TBA
City Fruit presents this class on pruning winter fruit trees and your other trees. You’ll learn what and how to prune in winter, including basic cuts and rehabbing an over pruned or under pruned tree.


Jump Start Your Garden

Saturday, TBA, 11 am – noon
Get a head start on weeds, help your bulbs along, learn what to prune, and how to manage pests early for a successful year of organic gardening. Richard Greenberg will inspire you to get outside and begin the gardening season!