Classes for Adults

Classes for Adults

Soil: The Key to a Healthy Garden

  • Saturday, May 4, 1-3pm
  • The Garden Classroom
  • Member $9; Nonmember $14
  • Register by Tuesday, April 30
  • REGISTER HERE

Learn the basics of soil structure, soil testing, how to amend problem soil and the essential ingredients and steps in preparing, maintaining, and utilizing organic compost.

Organic Gardening

  • Saturday, May 18, 10-Noon
  • The Garden Classroom
  • Member $14; Nonmember $19
  • Register by Tuesday, May 14
  • REGISTER HERE

Topics will include building organic soil, companion planting, protecting beneficial insects, securing best heirloom seeds, and unconventional planting methods.  Registrants will receive free seeds to take home.

Growing Fruit in Oklahoma

  • Thursday, June 20, 6-8pm
  • The Garden Classroom
  • Member $14; Nonmember $19
  • Register by Tuesday, June 18
  • REGISTER HERE

Learn how to get started with home fruit growing, from choosing plants to site considerations and including details of soils, planting, subsequent care including pruning and dealing with pests and problems.

Myriad Kitchen: Coffee

  • Saturday, June 22, 10-Noon
  • The Garden Classroom
  • Member $14; Nonmember $19
  • Register by Tuesday, May 14
  • REGISTER HERE

Coffee Slingers Roasters has handcrafted original beverages to use coffee as a means of building positive bridges. This interactive class will focus on coffee sourcing in Central America, as well as the key fundamentals of roasting and the farm-to-cup concept.

Highlights in Botanical Drawing Workshop

  • Saturday, June 29, 10-Noon
  • The Garden Classroom & Crystal Bridge Conservatory
  • Member $29; Nonmember $34
  • Register by Tuesday, June 25
  • REGISTER HERE

Immerse yourself in botanical drawing with pencil, toned paper and white compressed charcoal. Begin with a group instructional warmup session, and then stroll into the Crystal Bridge Conservatory to discover your own spaces and subjects to draw