Special Lecture Series #1, Thursday, August 20, 2-4 p.m.

"Use Less Salt--More Herbs"

Speaker: Allison Watkins and Courtney Redman, Agrilife Extension Agents

      Learn what herbs grow well in the Concho Valley and how to use them in your cooking. Cooking demonstrations and tasting.

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

     This seminar is free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted.

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

"Fall Vegetable Gardening" Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

     Now is the time to take out the spent vegetables and start new ones. There's time to have a whole new vegetable production. You'll find out what vegetables can grow in the winter.

     Cost: $20 per person, $35 per couple, Door prize will be given away. Location: PPC Studio, 416 S. Oakes, San Angelo

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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.

Lunch 'n' Learn Gardening Class, Friday, August 21, Noon till 1 p.m.

"Plants That Can Take The Heat"

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

      Learn Top Tips for Summer Landscaping, 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.

The Classes and Seminars are back and going well.

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

Masks are welcome but not required. Due to social distancing space is limited. Reservations are required. Call 325-656-3104 or go to their website: www.peopleplantconnection.org/contact.html

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

"Xeriscape, not Zeroscape: Beautiful Desert Landscapes"

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

      Learn the elements of having a Xeriscape landscape that is drought tolerant, beautiful and conserve water.  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.

West Texas Gardening 101-Thursday, August 6 --2-4 p.m.

"Propagation" Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

     Learn the different ways to propagate plants. You'll have hands-on experience with clippings from the Master Gardener's Demonstration Bed at the 4-H Building.

     Cost: $20 per person, $35 per couple, Door prize will be given away. NEW Location: 4-H Building, 3168 N. US Hwy 67, San Angelo

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

Adult Art Classes-Summer Session: Continues through August. Classes are Tuesdays or Wednesdays 1:30-3:30

Due to social distancing, the Wednesday class is full. However there are a few spaces in the Tuesday class. Cost: $12 per class plus one-time supply fee for each project. Additional supplies are required. To reserve your seat and get the supply list, call 325-656-3104. No previous experience is necessary.

  • Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

  • Children's Gardening Classes

  • Seniors 60+ Accessible Gardening Classes

  • Special Classes for Youth Groups & Scout Troops

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