ThePeople/Plant Connection

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

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Lunch 'n' Learn Gardening Class, Friday, May 20 Noon till 1 p.m.

"Composting 101--Making and Utilizing Compost"

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

      Have you tried to start a compost pile but haven't been successful? Or would you like to make your own compost and don't know where to start. This seminar is for you.  Cost: $5 per person, Location: PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes, San Angelo

      If you are on your lunch hour feel free to bring your lunch. However, we do not serve lunch.

Our History

The People/Plant Connection

was organized

in July 2009.

Seminars & Classes

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

Lunch 'n' Learn Gardening Class, Friday, June 17, Noon till 1 p.m.

"Summer Shade--Plants and Landscape Design for a Cool, Shady Yard"

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

     Lawns in West Texas can be challenging. You'll learn how to turn a shady area into a beautiful part of your landscape.

 Cost: $5 per person, Location: PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes, San Angelo

      If you are on your lunch hour feel free to bring your lunch. However, we do not serve lunch. Registration is Requested

West Texas Gardening 101-Thursday, May 12--2-4 p.m.

Subject: Rainwater Harvesting

​Speaker: Kay Thompson, owner Concho Natives Nursery & Rainwater Harvesting Specialist

     Cost: $20 per person, $35 per couple, 

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

West Texas Gardening 101, Thursday, June 9 2-4 p.m.

"Antique Roses and Heirloom Vegetables--Care & Propagation" 

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Texas A&M Agrilife Horticulturist

You will learn about antique roses and why they are special. heirloom vegetables are fun to grow and have great flavor. You'll learn how to grow and propagate these special plants

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

     Cost: $20 per person $35 per couple Registration is required. 

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Pumpkin Seeds Are Here! Enter the 9th Annual Giant Pumpkin Contest

Get your 2 freed seeds to grow through the summer and into the fall. 

Watch your giant pumpkins get larger and larger.

To get your free seeds, call 325-656-3104 or on the contact page of this website.

Weigh-in will be at the Pumpkin Festival Saturday, November 5.

  • 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

  • Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

The Classes and Seminars are going well.

We hope to see you at some or all of them.

Space is limited. Reservations are requested

Call 325-656-3104 or go to contact section on this website to register.

Join Us/Donate

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