Events & Workshops

Free Workshops

City People’s Garden Store offers free workshops for the community throughout the year. Topics range from edible gardening to pruning to designing holiday containers. Workshops are held in the Garden Store.

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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.

2018 Line Up

(Please e-mail us if you plan to attend one of our workshops, so we can inform you of any schedule changes.)

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Saturday, October 20th, 11 am – noon
Richard Greenberg teaches this helpful class on how best to tend to your garden before winter. What to cut back and how, what to leave alone, how to mulch, what to weed, and how to care for your tools. With one last effort in Autumn, you’ll save time opening up your garden next year.

Winter Container Design

Saturday, October 27th, 11 am – noon
Richard Greenberg finishes out our workshop season with a class on creating a winter container display. Using evergreen plants and colorful winter annuals, plus a touch of whimsy, learn how to put together and care for a container that can look great all winter.