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Join us all throughout the year and learn tips to help you to succeed in your garden; whether you are a true green thumb or just getting started, we offer a wider variety of classes to grow your knowledge!


Free Garden Classes are held at all Armstrong Garden Centers locations.

No registration needed. Simply show up ready to learn (some classes such as Make & Take classes are subject to fees and registration).

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Plant a Patriotic Pot - San Anselmo Location Only

Wednesday, June 29th at 9:30am

Our associates will help kids plant in a pot they get to take home. We've chosen red, white, & blue flowers perfect for the Forth of July. 

Make & Take Class for Kids

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Gardening with Lush Waterwise Plants


Saturday, July 9th at 9am

Our plants experts will display and teach you about the best low-water plants for your neighborhood. There are many colorful choices to plant now!

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Ladybugs! - San Anselmo Location Only

Wednesday, July 13th at 9:30am

Kid’s will learn about how ladybugs help in the garden and make their own paper ladybug to take home.

Make & Take Class for Kids

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Firescaping with Waterwise Plants


Saturday, July 16th at 9am

Learn the basic principles for designing a firescape garden for your home. We’ll offer plant suggestions as well.

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Worms! - San Anselmo Location Only

Wednesday, July 27th at 9:30am

Worms are great in the garden and help compost the soil. Kid’s will learn all about worms and see them in action!

Class for Kids

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Growing Succulents & Cacti


Saturday, July 23rd at 9am

Easy-care succulents and cacti love the heat and are waterwise. Both add wonderful color and texture to gardens. We'll show you the basic care for these popular plants.

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Growing Citrus in a Home Garden


Saturday, August 6th at 9am

No one has a better citrus selection than Armstrong--from gourmet Meyer lemons to your favorite clementine. You’ll get bounteous crops of juicy citrus fruit by following the tips and advice of Armstrong’s experts in this class.

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Beautiful Butterflies - San Anselmo Location Only

Wednesday, August 10 at 9:30am

Butterflies aren’t only beautiful but are great for the garden. Our experts will teach kids how to attract butterflies and they will make their own butterflies to take home.

Make & Take Class for Kids

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Plants to Attract Birds & Butterflies


Saturday, August 13th at 9am

Birds and butterflies add garden beauty and help pollinate fruits and vegetables. Armstrong experts will show which plants will attract these beautiful garden guests. They'll also share tips and techniques to increase visits.

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Growing Succulents & Cacti


Saturday, August 27th at 9am

Easy-care succulents and cacti love the heat and are waterwise. Both add wonderful color and texture to gardens. We'll show you the basic care for these popular plants.

Contact your store for more information
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