New gardening classes for children ages 6-12. Everyone knows kids who grow broccoli eat broccoli. You don’t want to miss this.
Where: Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills
905 Loma Vista Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
** Entrance on Doheny Rd.
When: Sunday July 21 and Sunday July 28
Time: 10:00 AM – 12 Noon
Cost: General Public: $19. BH Residents: $15.00
List of topics includes:
Week 1 (Sunday, July 21): How to Start a Garden
Intro to Soil (adding amendments and preparing the garden bed), Seed Starting, Plant Selection, Irrigation, Harvesting (pick a salad).
Week 2 (Sunday, July 28): How to Maintain a Garden
Transplanting, Intro to Plant Nutrition and Fertilizers, Mulching, Composting & Worm Composting, Integrated Pest Management (how to deal with bugs & insects) and Seed Saving.
Registration must be completed through Beverly Hills Park and Recreation. Use link to register. You will be confirmed registration once payment is made.
Any questions please contact:
George Pessin, Master Gardener Instructor