• Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

Up-Coming Gardening Seminars and Programs

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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.

See the new seminars and classes offered this year.​​​​      Scroll down for current gardening seminar schedule.

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NEW! FINDING ART IN NATURE CRAFT CLASS

     This new class will introduce attendees to different types of crafts that

     will be nature related and fun. 

     Date: Thursday, March 19,    2-4 p.m.

     NEW! Location: PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes, San Angelo

     Leader: Nancy Book

     Subject: Making and decorating sugar eggs

     Learn how to mold sugar eggs and get the experience of creating a scene

    in an egg and decorating it. Just in time for Easter.

    Cost: $25 per person includes all supplies

    Space is limited. Pre-register to assure materials. Call 325-656-3104

    

NEW! WEST TEXAS GARDENING 101

     Subject: "Propagating Plants"  

     Learn different techniques for propagating different

     plant materials. Attendees will have hands-on experience

     with plants.


     Date: Thursday, March 12---2-4 p.m.

     NEW! Location: PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes, San Angelo

     Speakers: Susan Stanfield, PPC President 

     Cost: $20 per person $35 per couple 

     Space is limited. Pre-register to assure materials. Call 325-656-3104

     door prize

The People/Plant Connection

  • Children's Gardening Classes

  • Seniors 60+ Accessible Gardening Classes

  • Special Classes for Youth Groups & Scout Troops

  • Horticulture Program in Correctional Facilities

  • Rainwater Harvesting System

  • Community Outreach Program

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

LUNCH 'N' LEARN GARDEN SEMINAR--Friday, March 27--12 noon -1 p.m.

     Speaker:  Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

     Subject: "The Moonlit Garden:" Landscape Design for Evening Enjoyment

     You'll learn the best plants that reflect the moonlight to make your outdoor

     time more enjoyable this spring and summer.

     NEW! Location:PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes, San Angelo

     To pre-register go to

     www.peopleplantconnection.org/contact.html and reserve your place or call

     325-656-3104 

     Cost: $5  

      

 

NEW! SPROUTS GARDENING CLASS FOR KIDS--Friday, March 27

     10-11 a.m.  youth ages 6-8 are invited

     Teachers:  Elizabeth Jenkins and D'Anne Watkins, retired teachers

     Subject: "Leaves and Flowers" This is a monthly class

     where youth will learn about different aspects of horticulture. The March

     class will be all about leaves and flowers andwhat part they play in

     making the plant grow.

     will have an experiment to take home.

     Location:PPC Children's Adventure Garden,

      2750 Ben Ficklin Rd, San Angelo (Park in front of the Southside Rec

      Center and walk between the two buildings and you'll find the garden.

     Cost: Due to sponsorship from San Angelo Garden Club, this program is

     free.  Call 325-656-3104 to register to assure materials.

     (In case of inclement weather or temperatures below 60 degrees, the class      will move to the PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes.)