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Event Registration - PHS Garden Tenders

All classes will be held at the PHS, 100 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA unless indicated below. Each class is $20, or $50 for all spring PHS Garden Tenders sessions (select "Organizing a Community Garden" for all sessions).

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Learn what it takes to get a community garden started. Open to groups, individuals, educators, and anyone interested in gardening with others. The course combines in-depth and hands-on gardening experience with topics such as basic horticulture, recruiting and keeping volunteers, assessing and finding resources in your neighborhood, planting and garden maintenance, finding a site, getting permission, and forming partnerships.

Wed evenings: March 19, 26; April 2,9,16,23 from 6-8:30 pm & Sat. April 12 from 9:30 am - 1 pm
Fee: $50
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 6:00 PM
This session is part of the spring PHS Garden Tenders Series and will cover site assessment, basic organic soil prep, plant choices, and starting from seeds or transplants. Take-aways include season-appropriate seeds and a raffle.
Fee: $20
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 at 6:00 PM
This session is part of the spring PHS Garden Tenders Series. Get tips and inspiration from community gardeners around the city.
Fee: $20
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 9:30 AM
This session is part of the spring PHS Garden Tenders Series. Learn to select the right plant for the right place, garden maintenance, soil testing, and composting basics.
Fee: $20
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6:00 PM
This session is part of the spring PHS Garden Tenders Series. Learn how to get the most food, flowers and beauty out of your garden…organically!
Fee: $20
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:00 PM
This session is part of the spring PHS Garden Tenders Series. Get your hands dirty and learn by doing. This class will be held in a community garden.
Location: TBA
Fee: $20
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 at 6:00 PM

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