July 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ecology Center

Learn how easy and fun gardening can be!! Lori Caldwell, owner of CompostGal Consulting, will teach you the basics of becoming a successful first- time gardener. Topics will include: deciphering the terminology, plants 101, healthy soil building, transplanting and plant choice by season, seeds vs. starts, non-toxic pest control, reuse in the garden and tips and tricks.

Lori Caldwell is an Alameda County Master Composter, a Stopwaste Educator, a Bay-Friendly Qualified Landscape Professional and an avid edible gardener. She has been teaching sustainable gardening classes since 2007.

This is part one of a four-part series. Sign up for any or all of the classes!

• August 8, 2020 – Sustainable practices for Water-Wise Gardening

• September 19, 2010 – Garden Pests and Non-toxic Ways to Control Them

• October 10, 2020 – Eat What You Grow

Learn more here