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Urban Harvest’s Basic Fruit Tree Care and Planting @ University of St. Thomas, Hall and Room TBD
Jan 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Basic Fruit Tree Care and Planting @ University of St. Thomas, Hall and Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Basic Fruit Tree Care and Planting will teach you the basics of fruit tree selection, planting, care, and maintenance. Fruit trees are wonderful additions to the urban landscape with beautiful flowers, fragrance, and the reward of organically grown fruits. They support … Continue reading
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 (SLTP 1) @ near 610S and Stella Link
1:00 pm
The design principles of Permaculture (PC) are explained, observed and illustrated in a series of breakout sessions at a home and garden remodeled to reflect PC sustainability principles. This garden is set up with cisterns, many types of fruits, vegetables, … Continue reading
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Garden Party Work Day @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Jan 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Garden Party Work Day @ Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center  | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Come join us while we dig into the Wildscape Garden at Sheldon Lake State Park! By cleaning up the brush, removing weedy plants, and trimming back bushes, you are helping the wildscape grow and creating a wonderful demonstration garden! This … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 2 (SLTP 2) @ University of Houston, Central Campus, Room TBD
Jan 28 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 2 (SLTP 2) @ University of Houston, Central Campus, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
12:30 pm
In this classroom presentation, we carefully explore principles demonstrated in Sustainable Living Through Permaculture 1 (SL 1), look at issues connected with larger rural sites, and begin the design of a farm/home site that connects and integrates food with housing … Continue reading
Feb 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Nature Discovery Center's Monday Morning Gardening in the Park @  Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Monday Morning Gardening in the Park with Park Steward & Senior Naturalist Mary Ann Beauchemin Adults – interested in gardening? Want to learn more about native plant gardening, non-native invasive species and help care for a local park at the … Continue reading
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Feb 10 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
High Island Workdays @ High Island | Bolivar Peninsula | Texas | United States
8:30 am
Workdays are held once a month, October through March on the second Saturday of the month. We start work around 8:30 AM and work until about noon, when we break for lunch, provided by Houston Audubon and prepared by the … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Hall
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Urban Harvest's Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Hall | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Growing Fruit Trees in a Small Space will teach techniques that allow homeowners with the smallest urban lots to grow fruitful gardens of increased variety and beauty. This system, also known as a high-density orchard, enables the urban gardener to quadruple the … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Fruit Tree Training and Pruning (SERIES of 3 Classes) @ Class 1 - University of St. Thomas, Room TBD; Classes 2&3 at Residence near S. Loop/Stella Link
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Fruit Tree Training and Pruning (SERIES of 3 Classes) @ Class 1 - University of St. Thomas, Room TBD; Classes 2&3 at Residence near S. Loop/Stella Link | Houston | Texas | United States
10:00 am
This series consists of three classes that will start with a two and a half hour lecture style class designed to teach you the principles of pruning and training your fruit trees. The following two classes will be held at … Continue reading
Feb 17 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Urban Harvest's Starting a Community or School Garden Workshop @ University of St. Thomas, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
8:30 am
There are many reasons for starting a community garden: creating a strong sense of community and stewardship; developing a community’s identity and spirit; providing a space for communities to grow safe, nutritious food; empowering communities with the knowledge to grow … Continue reading
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Basic Organic Vegetable Gardening @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Classroom
Feb 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Basic Organic Vegetable Gardening @ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Classroom | Houston | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Basic Organic Vegetable Gardening is an introductory class to growing vegetables organically in Houston, with all of its climate challenges. Growing your own food can be rewarding in many ways—a healthy family activity, fresh air, exercise, as well as better … Continue reading
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Nature Discovery Center's Monday Morning Gardening in the Park @  Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Monday Morning Gardening in the Park with Park Steward & Senior Naturalist Mary Ann Beauchemin Adults – interested in gardening? Want to learn more about native plant gardening, non-native invasive species and help care for a local park at the … Continue reading
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Mar 10 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
High Island Workdays @ High Island | Bolivar Peninsula | Texas | United States
8:30 am
Workdays are held once a month, October through March on the second Saturday of the month. We start work around 8:30 AM and work until about noon, when we break for lunch, provided by Houston Audubon and prepared by the … Continue reading
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Nature Discovery Center's Monday Morning Gardening in the Park @  Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Monday Morning Gardening in the Park with Park Steward & Senior Naturalist Mary Ann Beauchemin Adults – interested in gardening? Want to learn more about native plant gardening, non-native invasive species and help care for a local park at the … Continue reading
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Apr 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
Apr 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
HPARD's Native Plant Propagation Workdays @ HPARD Greenhouse | Houston | Texas | United States
9:00 am
Habitat Restoration Our volunteer group meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon at the HPARD Greenhouse. We propagate plants from locally collected native seed. A typical workday may include seeding pots, bumping up trays … Continue reading
Urban Harvest’s Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Urban Harvest's Growing Organic Vegetable Series @ University of Houston, Central Campus, McElhinney Hall, Room TBD | Houston | Texas | United States
6:30 pm
In a total of 10 classes (25 hours of instruction), this series covers everything you want to know about growing vegetables. Topics include the advantages of organic and ecological approaches over chemicals; vegetable garden design; irrigation and drainage; soil fertility, … Continue reading
May 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Nature Discovery Center's Monday Morning Gardening in the Park @  Russ Pitman Park | Bellaire | Texas | United States
9:30 am
Monday Morning Gardening in the Park with Park Steward & Senior Naturalist Mary Ann Beauchemin Adults – interested in gardening? Want to learn more about native plant gardening, non-native invasive species and help care for a local park at the … Continue reading