Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Getting Started Gardening Basics – Class Series Starting 3/18/23

March 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$25.00 – $80.00

Getting Started Gardening Basics Class Series

At the March 18 class we’ll explore Winter topics:

What’s in your dream garden? Fresh produce, storage foods, herbs, medicine?
Think about what is available. Land. Soil. Draw out a plot. Plan.

How will your plot support the dream?
Existing garden, containers, new beds, community garden

Example of What we have at Chuckanut Center garden:
Ready food, established perennials for cuttings, annual volunteer edibles
Medicinal plants, soil knowledge, water, tools, storage.

Gathering materials & supplies, selecting what to grow, finding plants & seeds.
Hands-on activity: Pot up your own easy care Chives plant to take with you

Two hour class includes lecture, Q&A, in-garden time, hands-on practice, demonstrations, examples, samples and references to take home. Bring writing materials. Dress for the weather. We will be getting our hands in the dirt! Let the explorations begin!

Future sessions
Spring topics: Seed starting, early crops, controlling weeds & pests (May 13)
Summer topics: Progression crop planning, transplanting starts, volunteers (July 15)
Fall topics: Extending harvests, food prep & storage tips (September 16)

Participants may sign up for this session alone or sign up for all of the sessions up front to receive a discount. [$25.00 each individual session or $80.00 for all four].

Parking is available at Chuckanut Center. If the lot is full, please find additional parking next door at Fairhaven Park.


March 18
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$25.00 – $80.00


Chuckanut Center
View Organizer Website


Chuckanut Center
103 Chuckanut Drive N.
Bellingham, WA 98229
+ Google Map


The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available