Grow Your Groceries

Grow Your Groceries


  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    8:00am - 11:00am

Work and Learn Days are opportunities to gain knowledge, build hands-on skills and meet new friends. We will be working outdoors in Sustainability Square which will become a dynamic hands-on learning space for our adult and youth education programs.


  • Sat., August 7, 2021
    9:00am - 11:30am

This hands-on class will show you how to grow plants successfully on a window, on your front porch or balcony and in a raised bed. Learn the various types and styles of containers, which plants grow well in each environment and strategies to maintain a flourishing garden in small spaces.


  • Preparing a Fall Garden
    Tue., August 17, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Caring for Fruit Trees in Fall & Winter
    Tue., September 21, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Preparing a Garden for Winter
    Tue., October 19, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Planting Cover Crops
    Tue., November 16, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • Making Compost & Mulch
    Tue., December 14, 2021
    7:00pm - 8:30pm

Join us for an inspiring presentation on a seasonal gardening topic each month on Zoom. The classes will provide basic information plus time for your questions. You’ll learn tricks of the trade that will help you create and maintain a thriving edible garden. Get expert advice and learn practical strategies to grow organic nutritious food for you and your family. Beginners and seasoned gardeners will benefit. $15 per class or $150 for series (save $30).


  • Sat., August 21, 2021
    8:00am - 9:30am

Take a tour of the farm while learning the principles of regenerative agriculture. See how our farmers implement regenerative practices that revitalize the land and restore the historic American River Ranch.


  • Sat., August 21, 2021
    9:00am - 11:30am

This hands-on class offers instructions for growing an array of herbs and tips for harvesting and using what you grow.


  • Sat., September 4, 2021
    8:00am - 9:30am

Take a tour of the farm while learning the principles of regenerative agriculture. See how our farmers implement regenerative practices that revitalize the land and restore the historic American River Ranch.


  • Sat., September 11, 2021
    9:00am - 11:30am

We will discuss the importance of seed saving, how to care for the plants to assure a good seed supply and how to create the right environment to save seeds. Learn the difference between open pollinated plants and hybrid seeds and get hands-on experience cleaning and storing seeds.