Friday, Lunch 'n' Learn--Cost $5    Friday, February 17, 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 tree care. You will learn how to trim your trees for best results. It's also the best time to plant new trees in your landscape. Find out the best practices to get your tree off to the best start. Watering techniques are different for trees, as well. If your trees are needing some TLC, this is the seminar for you.

Adult Art Classes 2017 Reservations are being accepted now. If you are looking for a new experience that is lots of fun...join us anytime. 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.

NEW! Family Nature Day--BUGS! Good Guys or Bad?--Saturday, March 18-10 a.m. until noon. Southside Rec Center, 2750 Ben Ficklin Rd. San Angelo. Bring your family to learn about Bugs. There will be stations set up for families to visit and learn different aspect about bugs. Not all bugs are bad. Some help keep the environment clear of the bad bugs not to mention the pollinators--Bees are the good guys! While worms aren't bugs, you'll learn how to set up a worm farm and why they are good for your garden. You'll see extensive bug collections from ASU students, create crazy bugs as a craft project and so much more. Cost: Adults/$3, Children 4 +/$2  Children 3 and under get in free. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Youth Garden Club-Spring Session--8 week program starting Tuesday, March 21. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Eligible Youth: 3rd, 4th, & 5th grade youth. We will be using the Junior Master Gardener curriculum so youth will learn about plants, what they do and why we need them. They will be planting in the Children's Adventure Garden, as weather permits. The youth will be watering from our rain water harvesting tanks as they learn about water conservation. The YGC will be held at the Southside Rec Center, 2750 Ben Ficklin Rd. San Angelo. Cost: This program is underwritten by the San Angelo Garden Club making the program free to the first 20 youth to sign up. Must pre-register by March 14. Call 325-656-3104 to register your youth. 

The People/Plant Connection

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

  • Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

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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.

  • Horticulture Program in Correctional Facilities

  • Rainwater Harvesting System

  • Community Outreach Program

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  • Children's Gardening Classes

  • Seniors 60+ Accessible Gardening Classes

  • Special Classes for Youth Groups & Scout Troops