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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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Worms! - San Anselmo Location Only

Wednesday, July 27th at 9:30am

Worms are great in the garden and help compost the soil. Kids will learn all about worms and see them in action! Offered at San Anselmo location only.

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. Offered at San Anselmo location only.

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.

Contact your store for more information

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

Garden Talks

Armstrong Garden Centers has garden experts that can come speak to your organization or group on nearly any garden topic from waterwise gardening to planting a container garden.

Click the button below to fill in a request form to get started; once we can confirm your preferred date an associate from your nearest Armstrong Garden Centers store will contact you to finalize. Garden talk locations must be within 5 miles from a Armstrong Garden Centers location and we ask that there be at least 12 people in attendance.

If you have any other questions please send us a note on our contact page or get in touch with your local Armstrong.

 

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