Seasonal + Specialty Workshops

Our educational classes cover a variety of topics for those gardening in the Southwest.  Discover all we have to offer below...past and current workshops. 


"I go to NATURE every day for inspiration in the day's work" ~Frank Lloyd Wright

Healing Properties of Your Backyard Garden

image75

April 7, 2019 

1pm

FREE


Dr. Jenna Dye, Naturopathic Physician, will discuss the principles of Naturopathic Medicine, along with the healing and anti-inflammatory properties of garden plants growing in your own backyard. 


RSVP in the form below as space is limited.

Summer Garden Activities for Kids

image76

COMING SOON - JULY 2019


Every Saturday in July 

9AM to 1PM 

FREE

RSVP HERE

Past workshops

Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop

image77

 March 10, 2019

2PM to 4PM

$40


Join local fiber artist Amy Guerrero to learn foundational macrame knots, lots of macrame tips & tricks, and complete your own plant hanger! Hosted by Wright in the Garden, you'll have the opportunity to learn about the plants that will be the prefect fit for your home.

Macrame is a meditative craft where you work a few foundational knots to create stunning patterns and pieces. 


What's Included:

-2 hours of guided instruction

-Cotton rope and 2” brass ring

-Pattern, knot illustrations, online knot guide videos!



Anti-Inflammatory Foods Workshop

image78

November 18, 2018 

1pm

FREE


Dr. Jenna Dye, Naturopathic Physician will give an introduction on Anti-inflammatory foods, some of which you can grow in your own backyard.  Anti-inflammatory foods can help reduce inflammation in the body which is beneficial for decreasing the risk of chronic disease and improving overall quality of life. 

Immune System Boosting Workshop

image79

December 9, 2018

1PM

FREE


Learn how to boost your immune system naturally and be prepared for the upcoming cold/flu season. Dr. Jenna Dye, Naturopathic Physician, will discuss home remedies, herbs and plants that can be used to strengthen  and protect the immune system and help alleviate symptoms associated with those common winter illnesses.


Fall Gardening for Beginners and Beyond

image80

October 2018


FREE

The arrival of Fall brings a new opportunity to grow a glorious garden of vegetables, herbs and flowers. Have you been dreaming about your very own salad garden of lovely, leafy greens? We can help make it happen - whether you are new to gardening or want to learn how to be more successful. Join local grower, Emily Heller for gardening fun, learning and inspiration. 

Medicinal Properties of Garden Herbs and Flowers

image81

Summer 2018


FREE

Learn about the medicinal properties of garden herbs and flowers growing in your own backyard.  Dr. Jenna Dye, Naturopathic Physician, will discuss various herbs, plants and flowers and how they are used in her practice as well as simple home remedies you can put to use.

Monsoon Meetup

image82

Summer 2018


FREE

Monsoon Season Arrives in the Low Desert. Rainfall and higher humidity are a welcome change of season for your garden. It's less stressful for your plants - and it's a new planting opportunity, too! Learn about the vegetables, herbs and flowers you can plant right now.

PUMPKIN CENTERPIECES

image83

Fall 2018

Create a succulent centerpiece for your Fall Holiday table in this hands on workshop. The WITG team will teach you how to prepare and how to plant your pumpkin with a variety of succulents. We will also teach you how to replant them once the pumpkin is no longer needed. 

I HEART TOMATOES

image84

Spring 2018 / 2019

How to plant, grow and care for different tomato varieties.


SPRING INTO GARDENING

image85

Spring 2018 / 2019

Overview for gardening herbs, vegetables and flowers during the Spring season in the Southwest.


SUMMER Workshops for kids

2018 Summer Garden Activities

Every Saturday in July 

9AM to 1PM 

FREE

*Open House Style - Just drop in


July 7th: Tissue Paper Flower Pots

July 14th: Garden Seed Bombs

July 21st: Cheerios Bird Feeders

July 28th: Botanical Suncatchers