Hands in garden gloves planting seedling with green leaves

Gardening for Beginners

Join your fellow newbie green thumbs at Abbotts Creek Community Center to learn the basics of gardening in this program series!

Register online via RecLink using the barcodes below. View the Raleigh Parks Know Before You Go Guide for Programs.

Introduction to Gardening

February 24, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m.

'Introduction to Gardening' will go through the basics of starting your garden; including what you'll need, your timeline, and how to start seeds indoors in preparation for the growing season that's right around the corner.

Barcode: 265457
Fee: $5
Ages: 15 years and up

Hands-on Gardening 

April 7, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m.

'Hands-on Gardening' will teach you how to plant the "baby" plants we started in part one of the series, how to direct sow your seeds, how to water/fertilize, and how to space your crops.

Barcode: 265458
Fee: $5
Ages: 15 years and up

Be sure to check back in the summer session for 'Continuing the Harvest' - a class that will focus on fall crops and preserving your harvests.

It's never too late to start your garden and prepare for the next growing season - be sure to sign up even if you missed the previous class!