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7th Annual Organic Gardening Series

March 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


An exciting six-part series on all aspects of Growing: planning, planting, production, and pests. Improve your established garden or start growing for the first time. Taught by Diana Schmitt McCall, Garden Manager at Dr. John Wilson Community Garden and Eat Smart Black Mountain. The hands-on garden education features a variety of garden methods: French Intensive, square foot, hugelkultur, no-till and more. These garden-based classes offer an opportunity to review topics from the previous classroom sessions, see these techniques in practice, as well as build your confidence through experiential learning.

6 Tuesdays: March 13, 20 & 27; April 10, 17, & 24 in 2018.

Time: 7-9pm

Cost: $35 per PAIR of classes (1&2, 3&4, 5&6 are purchased as pairs only) or $90 for the series

Location: Classes 1, 3, & 5: Lenoir-Rhyne University, Asheville, 36 Montford Ave, Asheville, NC 28801.

Classes 2, 4, & 6: Dr. John Wilson Community Garden, 99 White Pine Dr. in Black Mountain.


March 13
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Lenoir-Rhyne University
36 Montford Ave
Asheville, NC 28801 United States


Organic Growers School