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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

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Water Features for the Home Garden 9:00 am
Water Features for the Home Garden @ Red Butte Garden
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Soothing sound, cooling effect, and providing habitat for wildlife are all reasons to consider adding water to your garden. A water garden can be as simple as a waterproof container with a small pump or[...]
Water Features for the Home Garden 6:30 pm
Water Features for the Home Garden @ Red Butte Garden
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Soothing sound, cooling effect, and providing habitat for wildlife are all reasons to consider adding water to your garden. A water garden can be as simple as a waterproof container with a small pump or[...]
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Perennials: Late Summer and Fall Bloomers 6:00 pm
Perennials: Late Summer and Fall Bloomers @ Red Butte Garden
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
You shopped for perennials in the spring and purchased plants based on the beautiful blooms currently on display but forgot to consider your garden design for late summer and fall. Proper planning can give you[...]
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Utah Water Garden and Koi Club Pond Tour 10:20 pm
Utah Water Garden and Koi Club Pond Tour
Aug 10 @ 10:20 pm – Aug 11 @ 11:20 pm
Our annual Water Garden Tour is a self-guided tour of outstanding local gardens and outdoor spaces that showcase unique water features. For more details visit Utah Water Gardens and Koi Club website: http://www.utahwatergardenclub.org/
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2019 Tomato Days Dine Around 9:00 am
2019 Tomato Days Dine Around @ Varies
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – Sep 15 @ 10:00 pm
Participating restaurants for provide a delicious heirloom tomato-themed dish to support our work to empower people of all ages and incomes to grow and eat healthy, organic, local food. Wasatch Community Gardens received nearly $5,000.00[...]
Creating Waterwise Park Strips 6:30 pm
Creating Waterwise Park Strips @ Conservation Garden Park
Aug 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Get in early on the movement of park strip redesign! This class focuses on techniques to save water through design, including plants that will thrive in these tough sites. For more details and to register,[...]
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What’s Wrong with my Veggies? Organic Pest Management
What’s Wrong with my Veggies? Organic Pest Management
Aug 17 all-day
For more details and to register, visit the Wasatch Community Gardens website: https://wasatchgardens.org/workshop-list
Party in the Park 4:00 pm
Party in the Park @ Conservation Garden Park
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Celebrate summertime at the Conservation Garden Park with fun for the whole family! Enjoy butterfly releases, great food, live bands, kids’ crafts, scavenger hunt, educational exhibits and much more! For more details and to register,[...]
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Vegetable Pest Management 6:30 pm
Vegetable Pest Management @ Red Butte Garden
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Nick Volesky, USU Extension Integrated Pest Management Associate will discuss pests of Utah vegetable gardens and an integrated system of management that everyone can do at home or farm alike. For more details and to[...]
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Fruit Tree Budding 6:30 pm
Fruit Tree Budding @ Conservation Garden Park
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Budding is a type of grafting. This propagation technique is used by plant and fruit producers to put desirable tree varieties on hardy rootstock. Budding is a useful skill that can also be practiced by[...]
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Waterwise Tree and Shrub Tour 10:00 am
Waterwise Tree and Shrub Tour @ Conservation Garden Park
Aug 24 @ 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. Not all trees and shrubs are created equal,[...]
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Introduction to Localscapes 6:30 pm
Introduction to Localscapes @ Conservation Garden Park
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
If you’re overwhelmed trying to install or improve your landscape, this introductory Localscapes class will expose you to the best way to landscape in Utah. Ready to increase the usability and curb appeal of your[...]
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