July

Happy Healthy Houseplants

Saturday, July 11, 10:00am-11:00am

Join us Saturday morning for an informative session on everything houseplants. We will cover how to choose the right plants for your home and how to care for them so they stay happy and healthy. You will learn about air-purifying plants and pet-friendly plants! Every houseplant needs a home and every home needs houseplants!  Cost is $10 and includes a spray bottle and cloth to keep your plants clean. Presenter: Debbi Barrett/FGS Register here today!

Succulent Container ClassSucculent Garden

Wednesday, July 15, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Join us for a succulent container class on Wednesday evening July 15th from 6-7:30pm. One of our talented plant coaches will walk you step by step in how to create a beautiful container garden for yourself or to give as a gift. The cost of the class is $45 and includes your container, succulents, soil and supplies. We will also send you home with instructions on how to properly care for your succulents. The Potting Shed will be open if you’d like to purchase a glass of wine, cider, beer, mimosa, hard seltzer or Sunset Slush. Get some friends together and join us for a night of fun, we will have plenty of space to social distance. Picture does not reflect the actual container and plants available that night. Presenter: Aurora Cloutier/FGS Register here today!

Dried Herbs Class

Wednesday, July 29, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Besides the wonderful flavor of herbs, there are also many potential health benefits. Join us on Wednesday evening, July 29th from 6:00-7:30pm, as we discuss how to dry herbs as well as sample two delicious recipes. A goat cheese dip with rosemary and olive oil with herbs de Provence. The cost of this class is $30 and each participant will go home with five of their own herbs as well as the recipes for both dips. The Potting Shed will be open selling wine, mimosas, beer, cider, hard seltzer and Sunset Slush. Bring a friend and enjoy a fun evening in our Garden Center under the market lights! Presenter: Aurora Cloutier/FGS Register here today!

August

Cool Season Vegetables Class

Saturday, August 15, 10:00am-11:00am

Yes, you can grow roots and shoots in the cool seasons here in the Triangle. Learn about how to plan your garden and manage plants for maximum productivity. One of Durham’s Extension Master Gardener’s will tell you exactly what you need to know to grow veggies in late fall and early spring. There is no fee for this class. Register here.

PLEASE NOTE:  All workshops require a minimum of five participants.  If workshops do not meet this minimum, the workshop will be canceled and registrants will be refunded 100% of registration fee.  If you are registered for a class or event and are unable to attend, you must notify us 48 hours in advance to receive a refund.