Gardening Classes Galore!
at the Whole Foods Market in Rockville/White Flint:
Introduction to Food Gardening for Kids (ages 6 - 11) - Tuesday, April 10, 4 -
are FREE. The Rockville Whole Foods is at 11355 Woodglen Drive, Rockville, MD
20852. (Free parking under the store.)
RSVP is requested, please email
them at email@example.com, and include the name of the class in
the subject line. For additional information or questions, call 301-984-4880.
Classes at the Whole Foods Market in Silver
* Introduction to Organic
Food Gardening - Wednesday, April 11, 6:30pm - 8pm
Half Pints Kids Club: Introduction to Food Gardening - Thursday, April 19, 4pm
* Container Food Gardening 101
- Wednesday, April 25, 6:30pm -8pm
classes are FREE. The Silver Spring Whole Foods is at 833 Wayne Ave
Spring, MD 20910 USA. Folks may register at Customer Service or by calling 301-608-9373.
Please mention the name and date of course when registering
at Montgomery County Community College, Germantown Campus:
Techniques for Extending the Growing Season - Saturday, April 7, 9:30am - 12Noon
fee is $65, click
here and type course title in Keyword Search to register.
at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton:
Vegetable Gardening Basics: Plants, Mulches and Watering - Wednesday, April 4,
6:30 - 8pm
* Forest Gardens: Productive
Ecosystems - Thursday, April 12, 6:30 - 8pm
Vegetable Gardening Basics: Harvest and Succession - Wednesday, April 25, 6:30
The vegetable gardening classes
are $15, while the Forest Garden class (sounds interesting!) is free. All are
held at Brookside Garden 1800 Glenallan Ave.
MD 20902; registration is required. Click
here for more information and to register, or call 301-962-1400
Food Book Club -- Monday, April 30 at 6:30pm (the location is TBD, but will
be in the Silver Spring area). And the book we will be discussing is Breaking
Through Concrete: Building an Urban Farm Revival, which chronicles a biodiesel-fueled,
internet-enabled bus trip across America by a team of young men looking to document
our nation's growing urban farm movement. You can click
here for more about info on this fascinating and timely book, and we welcome
folks to pick up a copy, read it, and join us on April 30! Just RSVP to Stacy
at wormcastings[at]comcast.net for more info.
a "FRESH" House Party
Montgomery Victory Gardens has copies
of this terrific independent food documentary, and we'll help you organize a screening
of any size. Watch
trailers here, and contact us firstname.lastname@example.org