Teaching Garden at the Benedictine Monastery9535 Linton Hall Rd., Bristow, VA 20136All classes start at 9AM and can run until 12PM
Our free horticulture classes take learning out of the classroom and into the garden!
See all of our best practices in action with class at the Teaching Garden, 9535 Linton Hall Rd, Bristow, 20136. Taught by VCE - Prince William Master Gardener Volunteers and Staff. Classes are held outdoors, please dress for the weather,
May 11 - Gardening in Small Spaces and Swallowtail Saturday. Don’t let small spaces stop you from creating a beautiful, bountiful surrounding, and learn what plants to attract butterflies. Also, MGPW Spring Plant Sale. Plant Family of the Month: The Parsley Family.
June 8 - Celebrate Pollinator Week with the Capital Naturalist, Alonso Abugattas! Learn pollinators critical role during an interactive class on essential insects. Plant Family of the Month: The Mustard Family.
July 13 – Wildlife Gardening with the Humane Gardener, Nancy Lawson. Learn animal-friendly landscaping methods.Plant Family of the Month: The Pea Family
August 10 – Groundcovers for your Landscape and Feed Your Soil to Feed Your Plants. Learn the best groundcovers for your landscape and why healthy soil is essential for plant growth. Plant Family of the Month: The Grass Family
September 7 – Color Your Yard This Fall and Yoga for Gardeners. Ideas for colorful trees, shrubs and perennials for your yard, and tricks to work out the kinks and keep you gardening longer. MGPW Spring Plant Sale. Plant Family of the Month: The Aster Family
October 5 – The Great Plant Migration – Safely and Happily Moving Plants Indoors. If your plants had a summer vacation on your deck, it's time to start getting them ready to move back inside for the winter. Plant Family of the Month: The Rose Family Please register below and check the classes that you would like to attend.
If you are a person with a disability and require any auxiliary aids, services or other accommodations to participate in any of these workshops, please notify Virginia Cooperative Extension at 703-792-4731/TDD PC 1-800-828-1120.