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Gardening Class #1 – Guidelines, Soil Basics and Propagation

  • Emerson Avenue Community Garden 8050 Emerson Avenue Los Angeles, CA, 90045 United States (map)
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Free Gardening Classes

Emerson Avenue Community Garden Club beginner gardeners welcome! Class space is limited.

Download Gardening Class flyer >

To reserve a seat:

  • Send email to Mike Calzada, EACGC President at
  • Please use “GreenThumb hopeful" in subject line

Class Schedule:

Class #1: 1:30 – 3 pm, Sunday, December 10

  • Garden Guidelines, soil basics and propagation

Class #2: 3:30 – 5 pm, Sunday, December 17

  • Tour garden, facilities, workdays, and water basics

Classes #3 and #4: Scheduled for January Dates

  • Dates to be determined by instructor with class.
  • Learn about composting, integrated pest management, weeds and invasive plants, seed saving, sharing and sustainability.

About the Instructor

Mike Calzada, UCCE Master Gardener, LA County

Master Gardeners are volunteers from the community who are trained by University of California Cooperative Extension specialists and other qualified instructors, who use research-based information to promote environmentally responsible and sustainable horticultural practices in the home, community and school landscapes.

More Information

UC Master Gardener Program Resources