Classes

Sheet mulching demonstrationWe offer a wide variety of hands-on, experiential classes to help people create beautiful landscapes that save time, energy and money while improving the health of our local environment.

Topics

Classes are customized to meet your budget and needs. Popular classes are shown below.

Ecological Design and Wildlife Habitat

  • Permaculture and ecological design
  • Low-maintenance landscape design
  • Deer-resistant landscape design
  • Establishing a new garden bed
  • Rain garden design and establishment
  • Establishing native prairie gardens
  • Creating wildlife habitat
  • Designing and establishing butterfly and pollinator gardens

Edible Landscaping

  • Edible landscape design and plant selection
  • Seed starting
  • Vegetable and herb garden establishment and management
  • High-yield, low-maintenance vegetable gardening
  • Square foot gardening
  • Composting and compost tea
  • Starting and managing a worm compost bin (vermicomposting)
  • Food foraging

Children's Playscape Design

  • Designing a children's natural playscape
  • Creating a children's fairy garden

Health and Wellness

  • Growing and using medicinal plants
  • Horticultural therapy to improve mind, body and spirit
  • Designing and establishing a healing garden

Handouts and Publicity

Included with the class are promotional text, posters and relevant educational handouts for all participants.

Venue

Classes typically last 1-2 hours and can be conducted indoors or outside depending upon the curriculum and time of year.

Next Steps

Contact us to schedule a date for a class that is customized to meet your budget and goals.