• 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

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, May 21, Noon till 1 p.m.

"Composting 101--Making and Utilizing Compost"

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

     You may have tried a compost bin and it didn't work, but it takes just the right ingredients to make good compost. When you do, it's golden for your garden and landscape. Find out the secrets of good compost.

 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 required.

Tomorrow, May 4

The Classes and Seminars are going well.

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

Masks are optional. Due to social distancing space is limited. Reservations are required.

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

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

  • Monthly Gardening Seminars

  • Weekly Art Classes

  • Special Events

Sprouts Gardening Classe Continue Through June

 See Youth and Family Activities Section for details. Registration is required.

Adult Art Classes Summer Session Begins June 1 . Classes are Tuesday and Wednesday from 1:30 -3:30  For information about the next project and supply list, call 325-656-3104. Students will be exploring different media in June, July and August.

Adult Art Classes Summer Session Sign-up Is Underway . Classes are Tuesday and Wednesday from 1:30 -3:30  For information about the next project and supply list, call 325-656-3104. Students will be exploring different media in June, July and August.

Join Us/Donate

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

West Texas Gardening 101, Thursday, May 13, 2-4 p.m.

"Vegetable Gardening in the Concho Valley"

Speakers: Allison Watkins, A&M Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

Before you start your vegetable garden, there are a few things to consider. Find out the best techniques to get the most production from your garden. 

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

     Cost: $20 per person Registration is required. 

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Lunch 'n' Learn Gardening Class, Friday, June 18, Noon till 1 p.m.

"Xeriscape, not Zeroscape: Beautiful Desert Landscapes"

Speaker: Allison Watkins, Agrilife Extension Horticulturist

      Lack of water is always a concern for the Concho Valley. Find out how to make your landscape drought tolerant and yet beautiful and green.

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.

See the notice below.

    Scroll down for current gardening seminar schedule.

West Texas Gardening 101-Thursday, June 10--2-4 p.m.

Subject: "Rainwater Harvesting"

​Speakers: Kay Thompson, Owner, Concho Natives

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

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