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Classes, Workshops & Events

2021 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 seven 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 4th – Organic Gardening 101
  • May 11th – Potatoes
  • May 18th – Lettuce, Kale & Chard
  • May 25th – Beans & Peas
  • June 1st – Strawberries
  • June 8th – Tomatoes
  • June 15th – Herbs

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.

For more information and to register please see the Slow Tahoe Food Event webpage.

Download the Grow Your Own Workshop Series Flyer.

Classes & Events Calendar
Event Name Date
Growing Citrus Online Class 11/20/2021