Seattle Tilth is offering a wide spectrum of free classes at Victor Steinbrueck Park on growing food and on sustainable use of natural resources! Topics include summer and fall gardening, growing herbs, composting, permaculture, organic garden pest management, and water conservation.
Classes are FREE thanks to funding from Seattle Parks and Recreation and the Freeway Park Association. See the schedule by location below:
VICTOR STEINBRUECK PARK
2000 Western Ave., Seattle, WA 98121
Wednesdays, 5:30-7 p.m.
July 27 Companion Planting for Success
Aug. 3 Herbs for the Kitchen Garden
Aug. 10 Prepare for Fall and Winter Gardening
Aug. 17 Water Conservation for the Garden
Aug. 24 Permaculture Techniques for the Backyard Garden
Aug. 31 Organic Pest Control in the Garden
Sep. 7 Choose the Right Home Composting System for You
Sep. 14 Grow Salad in Containers
All classes are FREE. Participants need to register in advance at http://seattletilth.nonprofitsoapbox.com/-seattle-parks-downtown-seattle.
About Seattle Tilth: Seattle Tilth’s mission is to build an ecologically sound, economically viable and socially equitable food system. Programs focus on hands-on learning for all ages across the full spectrum of the food system: earth, farms, gardens, kitchens, markets. We also offer volunteer opportunities and community events. For more information, please visit www.seattletilth.org or call (206) 633-0451 ext. 128.