The People/Plant Connection

Bringing the joy of gardening to people of all ages and abilities.

  • Horticulture Program in Correctional Facilities

  • Rainwater Harvesting System

  • Community Outreach Program

  • Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

Up-Coming Gardening Seminars and Programs


Friday, Lunch 'n' Learn--Cost $5    Friday, June 16, from 12 Noon until 1 p.m. at the AgriLife Extension Office, 1st floor Edd B. Keyes Building, 113 W. Beauregard, San Angelo Texas. Allison Watkins, Agrilife County Extension Horticulturist, will talk about "Lawn Care in the Concho Valley". Learn the best way to keep your yard looking good using very limited water, best techniques for watering and more. Cost is $5


Register today for the Fall Adult Art Classes-- Fine Arts Class Wednesdays 1:30-3:30 p.m. and Decorative Painting Class Tuesdays 1:30-3:30 p.m. Cost is $10 per class plus supplies. No previous experience required. Call 325-656-3104 to register. Call to join us for the next project. All proceeds go toward our garden projects.


Green Thumb Gardener Mini Seminar--Saturday, June 17---9 a.m. until noon. Southside Rec Center, 2750 Ben Ficklin Rd. San Angelo. Paul Dunagan, Concho Valley Master Gardener, will talk about Aquaponics which is the science of raising fish and plants together in water. He will have a demonstration tank for attendees to view and see the process, first-hand. The second speaker will be Susan Stanfield, PPC President and Concho Valley Master Gardener, who will be talking about another alternative way to garden--in containers. Container gardening is good for seniors and anyone who has limited space to garden. She will have a demonstration to show how to use thriller, fillers and spillers. The cost is $25 for individuals, $45 for couples, $20 for PPC members and Concho Valley Master Gardeners. Call to register and assure materials 325-656-3104. Refreshments will be served and door prizes given away.​​


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  • Children's Gardening Classes

  • Seniors 60+ Accessible Gardening Classes

  • Special Classes for Youth Groups & Scout Troops

Join Us/Donate

There are several ways to become part of our unique garden project.

Seminars & Classes

We offer monthly gardening seminars and weekly art classes throughout the year.

Our History

The People/Plant Connection

was organized

in July 2009.