Calling all new and experienced gardeners!
Want a stronger connection to your food and where it comes from? Want a chance to network with neighbors and others in your community interested in edible gardening?
The Food Well Alliance, Park Pride, and the Atlanta Botanical Garden are teaming up to launch a brand new series of summer workshops at community gardens across metro-Atlanta. Whether you’re a novice or a gardening pro, come prepared to learn from experts who will provide hands-on teaching and demonstrations.
All workshops will feature light refreshments, opportunities to network, and instruction on the following topics:
Edible Perennials – Trees, shrubs, herbs and vegetables
Compost and Vermiculture – Onsite compost and various methods encouraging worms and other aspects of vermiculture
Tools and Equipment
– Seed saving, seed storage, types of cover crops, topdressing, hardscapes, and mulching
WORKSHOP DATES & LOCATIONS:
Saturday, September 21, 10 a.m. – Peachtree Hills Community Garden
Thursday, September 26, 5:30 p.m. – Carver Hills Community Garden
Saturday, September 28, 10 a.m. – Mother Clyde Memorial Garden
Saturday, October 5, 10 a.m. – Parkview Community Garden