Free Garden Classes are held at all Armstrong Garden Centers locations.
No registration needed. Simply show up ready to learn.
Gardening for Beginners
Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 9am
We know gardening can be intimidating for a beginning gardener. This class will help you to understand the basics of gardening. You will learn how to determine your soil type and sunlight, what to consider when choosing a plant, and a general planting and watering information.
Dig right in and get a jump start on gardening. We’ll show you what tools you’ll need, how to determine your soil type and sunlight, and information on mulching, planting, watering and more. (Supportive women welcome.)
Family Gardening Ladybugs and Other Good Bugs for Your Garden
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 9am
Many insects are excellent garden helpers. Learn which plants are best for attracting these beneficial insects as well as what they can do to help your garden flourish. (Includes interactive activities for kids.)