Events & Workshops

Free Workshops

City People’s Garden Store will begin offering workshops when we re-open in February. Topics will range from edible gardening to pruning fruit trees to designing with holiday containers.

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Let us know if you are interested in a particular topic or have an instructor to recommend. E-mail our workshop coordinator with your suggestions.

2017 Workshops

(Please e-mail us if you plan to attend one of our workshops. Workshops in orange are in partnership with City Fruit).

Indoor Gardening: Houseplants!

February, 11 am – noon
Enliven your indoor spaces with more oxygen! Help clean toxins from the air! Houseplants add beauty and life to our homes. Find out more about popular varieties and what conditions are needed to make them thrive and grow.

Seed Starting

Saturday, February 25th, 11 am – noon
Learn all about starting flower and vegetable seeds indoors.

Start Early Edibles for a Longer Harvest

Sunday, March 5th, 11 am – noon
Our mild late winter allows us to sprout the edible garden early. Getting growing now will mean longer harvests and more use of our garden throughout the year. Learn what can be started now, whether to choose seeds or starts, how to use season extension for better success, and how to plan ahead to make the most of your garden..

Fruit Trees

Sunday, TBD
City Fruit co sponsors this workshop on growing fruit trees here in the Pacific Northwest. Find out favorite varieties and the conditions and care needed for best harvests.

Start an Urban Cutting Garden

TBD, 11 am – noon