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Classes, Workshops & Events

2020 Grow Your Own Workshop Series

Get prepared for the upcoming gardening season by participating in upcoming virtual Grow Your Own High Elevation Gardening workshops hosted by UC Davis TERC, UCCE Master Gardeners of Lake Tahoe, and Slow Food Lake Tahoe.

The five free workshops will get you excited and ready to prepare for growing your own food. 

All workshops will be held virtually via Zoom from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on the dates below:

  • May 5th – Organic Gardening 101
  • May 12th – Potatoes
  • May 19th – Lettuce and Kale
  • May 26th – Artichokes
  • June 2nd – Tomatoes

These workshops are fun for all ages with participants receiving instruction on cultivation techniques, history/background on the plants being highlighted, and are eligible for free plants for your gardens. After attending a workshop you can pick up free starter plants at four locations around the Truckee/Tahoe area to help get your garden going. Please indicate in the registration link where you would like to pick up your starter plants.

Register on the links below:

Organic Gardening https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScoANqSXxRrZdQMbGTVsl8bz9DPXTcLNqwFNuKF2URn_MvTGw/viewform

Potatoes https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdNufEB_rIk5yhrawxTy_aZUMWDWxEVM7_66u1W66a6iSL3qA/viewform

Lettuce and Kale


Tomatoes https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeh6b3mvDRAka6hpeicUM7TfwvE7C1d19oHUxIq6YVlxIyy

Download the Grow Your Own Workshop Series Flyer.