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Our Home & Garden classes will teach you the skills you need to fix up your house or yard. Whether you are new to Florida gardening, renovating your home, or learning the basics of decorating, our classes can help you reach your goals. Classes are taught by experienced instructors who can show you how to get the results you want. These practical classes will get you started on projects you want to tackle.

For course description, click on the course title below. Hover on instructor name for biography.

 

Florida-Friendly Landscaping Series (Take All 4 & Save)
Item: HGL1000 Frank Solinko
Sa 1/25/2020 - 3/7/2020 

Class meets 1/25, 2/8, 2/22, and 3/7.
*Class meets every OTHER week. Bring note-taking materials and a bag lunch.
What students say: "Mr. Solinko has a wealth of experience in landscape design. He brings organization to what would otherwise be a confusing process."

 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Fee: $139.00
Class meets 1/25, 2/8, 2/22, and 3/7.

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Florida-Friendly Landscaping for Homeowners
Item: HGL1010 Frank Solinko
Sa 1/25/2020 - 1/25/2020 

ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
*Please bring note-taking materials and a bag lunch.
What students say: "Mr. Solinko has a wealth of experience in landscape design. He brings organization to what would otherwise be a confusing process."

 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Fee: $39.00

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Florida-Friendly Designing Your Florida Yard
Item: HGL1020 Frank Solinko
Sa 2/8/2020 - 2/8/2020 

Please bring note taking material and a lunch. ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE

What students say: "Mr. Solinko has a wealth of experience in landscape design. He brings organization to what would otherwise be a confusing process."

 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Fee: $39.00

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Florida-Friendly Plants for Sarasota
Item: HGL1030 Frank Solinko
Sa 2/22/2020 - 2/22/2020 

ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
*Please bring note-taking materials and a bag lunch.
What students say: "Mr. Solinko has a wealth of experience in landscape design. He brings organization to what would otherwise be a confusing process."

 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Fee: $39.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE.

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Florida-Friendly Trees & Palms
Item: HGL1040 Frank Solinko
Sa   10:00 AM - 2:30 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-116
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Sa 3/7/2020 - 3/7/2020       Fee: $39.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
*Please bring note-taking materials and a bag lunch.
What students say: "Mr. Solinko has a wealth of experience in landscape design. He brings organization to what would otherwise be a confusing process."
 

Hypertufa: Making Your Own Planters (incl mat'l)
Item: HGP1001 Gary Patton
Sa   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM STC Sarasota Bldg 5 Rm 5-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Sa 1/25/2020 - 1/25/2020       Fee: $39.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
*Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.
 

Hypertufa: Making Your Own Planters (incl mat'l)
Item: HGP1002 Gary Patton
M   1:00 PM - 3:00 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 5 Rm 5-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
M 3/9/2020 - 3/9/2020       Fee: $39.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
*Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.
 

Attracting Butterflies to Your Yard (incl plants)
Item: HGB1001 Gary Patton
Sa   1:00 PM - 2:30 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 5 Rm 5-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Sa 1/25/2020 - 1/25/2020       Fee: $29.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE

 

Antique Roses: Propagating & Growing (incl a rose cutting)
Item: HGR1001 Gary Patton
M   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM STC Sarasota Bldg 5 Rm 5-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
M 2/3/2020 - 2/3/2020       Fee: $29.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
 

Container Gardens (incl soil & plants - bring your own container)
Item: HGC1001 Gary Patton
M   1:00 PM - 3:00 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 5 Rm 5-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
M 2/3/2020 - 2/3/2020       Fee: $29.00
ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
Requirement(s): Bring your own plant container that will hold soil & plants, not to exceed 15 inches diameter or 1,800 cubic inches (length x width x height). Can be a pot, hanging basket, window box, a recycled container, or two 8 inch pots.
 

Container Gardens (incl soil & plants-bring your own container) - North Port
Item: HGCNP1002 Gary Patton
W   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM STC North Port Rm Art Rm. 1-212
Sessions: 1 Location: 4445 Career Lane North Port, FL 34289
W 4/8/2020 - 4/8/2020       Fee: $29.00
Bring your own plant container that will hold soil & plants, not to exceed 15 inches diameter or 1,800 cubic inches (length x width x height). Can be: a pot, hanging basket, window box, a recycled container, or two 8 inch pots. ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
 

Successful Backyard Fruit Growing (incl tastings & plants)
Item: HGFG1002 Gary Patton
M   9:00 AM - 11:00 AM STC Sarasota Bldg 5 Rm 5-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
M 3/9/2020 - 3/9/2020       Fee: $29.00
Students who have taken this class rave about it; Gary's tips and tricks will help you coax fruit out of your own yard! ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE
 

Register early to avoid disappointment, as classes will fill up quickly!

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