Portland gardening classes

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Many organizations offer gardening classes and workshops. To keep you informed, Grow Portland publishes this list on a monthly basis. The event information listed is taken from each individual organization’s website, and is subject to change. Please follow the links to the event organizations’ webpage to see full event details, cost, and sign-ups.

GROW PORTLAND

CITY FARM

GROWING GARDENS

No workshops in early 2014, but Growing Gardens offers ongoing resources for home and school gardeners.

HOME ORCHARD SOCIETY

New classes for 2014 listed here.

LIVING CITY

  • Field Trip to Wildcat MT. Farm: March 22
  •  Composting and Better Garden Management: April 12

LIVINGSCAPE NURSERY

  • Seed Start Class: March 22
  • Raising Backyard ChickensMarch 22
  • Growing Vegetables in Containers: March 29
  • Garden of Eatin’: March 29
  • Seed Start ClassApril 5
  • Raising Backyard ChickensApril 5
  • Successfully Growing Raspberries and Blueberries: April 12
  • Naturescaping: April 19
  • Growing Heat-loving Vegetables in Cool Climates: April 26

MULTNOMAH COUNTY LIBRARY

MY 360 HOME

This organization offers practical sustainability opportunities for families and individuals.

OREGON FOOD BANK

OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICE

Offers a variety of gardening resources and the Master Gardening class from January to March each year.

  • Insights into Gardening: March 22
  • Compost Specialist Training: April 2, 9

OREGON TILTH

  • Special programming for Portland Parks community gardeners

PORTLAND FRUIT TREE PROJECT

  • Grafting (Whip): March 22
  • Garden Tool Maintenance & Repair: March 22

PORTLAND NURSERY 

**Be sure to check the Portland Nursery calendar for class locations.

  • Gardens of Eatin’ – Advanced Vegetable Gardening: March 22
  • Fruit Trees – Best Fruit Trees for the PNW: March 23
  • Growing Heirloom Vegetables: March 23
  • Improving your Soil for Best Plan Success: March 23
  • Wild Edible Plants: March 29
  • Cook Seasonally with Medicinal Herbs: March 30
  • Pesticide free Pest Control: March 30
  • Controlling Pests/Diseases in the Vegetable GardenMarch 30
  • What to do in the April Vegetable Garden: April 5
  • Choosing and Using Edible Native Plants: April 6

URBAN FARM COLLECTIVE

ZENGER FARMS

  • In addition to classes, Zenger Farms offers farm field trips for school groups.

 

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