UCCE Master Gardeners of El Dorado County
University of California
UCCE Master Gardeners of El Dorado County

Public Education Classes

Master Gardeners offer free classes most Saturdays of the year. No advance registration is needed.

Download the 2016 Master Gardener Public Education 2nd Quarter Class Schedule for El Dorado County

  • Classes start at 9:00 and usually run until Noon, unless otherwise noted.
  • Please call to confirm the class location or check this website; the location may change due to circumstances beyond our control.

2016 UCCE Master Gardeners of El Dorado County's May Classes

14: Edible Landscaping Instructors: Gail Fulbeck/Debbie Hillel - 9:00 am - noon

Can you EAT your landscape? Planting an edible landscape means, many of the plants around your home will have edible fruits, foliage, or roots. You too may find new meaning in “going out to eat”! El Dorado County Master Gardeners are offering a free class on Edible Landscaping to help you explore the options. Learn which herbs, trees, and shrubs look good and taste good in the landscape. FREE CLASS

Location: Government Center Hearing Room Bldg. C, 2850Fairlane Court,Placerville


14: Saturdays with Barry - Instructor: Barry Wold - 10:00 am – noon

Barry will explain various planting, thinning and pest control, as well as needs for the success of your vegetable garden during each month’s demonstration. FREE CLASS

Location: Sherwood Demonstration Garden, 6699 Campus Drive,Placerville


21: Designing With Perennials - Instructor: Sheri Burke - 9:00 am - noon

Take a tour of the beautiful Sherwood Demonstration Garden for ideas on how to design with perennials. You will see firsthand how you can transform your landscape into the garden of your dreams. Learn which plants do well in our area, how to maintain your perennials for maximum health and vigor and which plants work well with each other to create your own garden retreat. FREE CLASS

Location: Sherwood Demonstration Garden, 6699 Campus Drive,Placerville


28: Ask a Master Gardener! UCCE Master Gardeners of El Dorado County - 9:00 am - noon

Come and “Ask a Master Gardener!” This is a special event where you can find many experienced Master Gardeners to answer your gardening questions and give advice. We will have an open forum on popular gardening topics, such as: Bees/pest management/growing summer vegetables/healthy roses/soils and composting/propagation and more. Stop by and bring your questions! FREE EVENT

Location: Pilot Hill Grange, 1701 CA-193, Cool

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