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Do you love gardening and getting your hands dirty?

Then this is the place for you!

We are a group of local gardeners who get together monthly for education, service and socializing.

We have classes on a wide variety of gardening topics from landscaping and growing the best flowers / vegetables to bee keeping and water conservation.

Whether you’re a long time gardener or just getting started we welcome you to join us!

Keep an eye on the calendar below to stay up to date on local gardening classes and events around Salt Lake County as well as SLCGA meetings, work days and events.

Gardening Calendar

Jul
20
Sat
Fall and Winter Veggie Gardening
Jul 20 all-day

For more details and to register, visit the Wasatch Community Gardens website: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list

Sowing Fall Crops
Jul 20 all-day

For more details and to register, visit the Wasatch Community Gardens website: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list

Localscapes Irrigation Workshop @ Conservation Garden Park
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Irrigation systems can be confusing to design and install. This workshop will teach you everything you need to know to get started on your own Localscape irrigation system. In this hands-on class we’ll teach you the parts of an irrigation system, how they go together, and how sprinklers and drip systems are different.

For more details and to register, visit the Conservation Garden Park website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1191/localscapes-irrigation-workshop

Outdoor Succulent Garden Workshop @ Cactus and Tropicals
Jul 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us to learn the basics of selecting and creating a beautiful outdoor succulent garden. Class will include succulent care instructions, design concepts and actual hands on experience of creating a succulent garden.

For more details and to register, visit the Cactus and Tropicals website: http://www.cactusandtropicals.com/store-classes

Jul
22
Mon
Work Day – Murray Senior Center @ Murray Senior Center
Jul 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Come have fun getting your hands dirty and help maintain a beautiful gathering place for Murray seniors.

Bring gloves, gardening tools and dress for the weather.

Jul
23
Tue
Work Day – Gilgal Garden @ Gilgal Garden
Jul 23 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am

Come have fun getting your hands dirty and help maintain one of Utah’s most unique gardens at the same time.

Bring gloves, gardening tools and dress for the weather.

Jul
27
Sat
Waterwise Perennials Tour @ Conservation Garden Park
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for these plant focused tours of the garden and find out which plants will work best for you. Wear walking shoes and bring sun protection.

Find out what’s blooming in our Garden and why they grow well along the Wasatch Front.

For more details and to register, visit the Conservation Garden Park website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1192/waterwise-perennials-tour

Work and Learn: Switching to Drip @ Conservation Garden Park
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come get dirt on your hands and a smile on your face as you work alongside our gardeners! You’ll receive expert instruction in best yard care practices you can use to convert your planting beds to drip irrigation– which will reduce both water and weeding requirements in your own yard. You’ll learn how to switch out your sprinklers to a drip system and help us retrofit an older area of the garden to drip irrigation.

For more details and to register, visit the Conservation Garden Park website: https://conservationgardenpark.org/events/1193/work-and-learn-switching-to-drip

Terrarium Workshop @ Cactus and Tropicals
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us and create a terrarium while getting hands on guidance. Learn tips and tricks to make your miniature garden successful. Discover all the factors that go into balancing this miniature ecosystem while building a healthy sustainable landscape.

For more details and to register, visit the Cactus and Tropicals website: http://www.cactusandtropicals.com/store-classes

Jul
29
Mon
Work Day – Murray Senior Center @ Murray Senior Center
Jul 29 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Come have fun getting your hands dirty and help maintain a beautiful gathering place for Murray seniors.

Bring gloves, gardening tools and dress for the weather.