Some of the vegetables you will grow and enjoy!
Image by Mary Nisley, CCEDC MG

Some of the vegetables you will grow and enjoy!


Learn It, Grow It, Eat It! Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

  • Monday, March 6, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Monday, March 13, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Monday, March 20, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Monday, March 27, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

With this Learn It and Grow It course you may be harvesting your first salad in June, and still eating fresh veggies from your own garden come November.

Dates and Time: Monday evenings, March 6-27, 6:30-8:30 pm

Location: Arlington High School, 1157 Route 55, LaGrangeville NY 12540

Cost: $40 for the 4 classes for supplies

Register through Arlington Central School District at

For questions call Nancy at CCEDC, 845-677-8223 ext 115   

In four sessions taught by Dutchess County's Master Gardener volunteers, you will learn how to:

  • Choose your location and prepare your site
  • Plant with seed or transplants
  • Weed, mulch, thin and trellis
  • Protect your site from critters
  • Harvest!

You will walk through step-by-step instructions for growing peas, radishes, cucumbers, beans, chives, carrots, onions, herbs, tomatoes, squash, peppers, beets, all kinds of greens and more. We even provide some seed or plants so you can plant immediately. Each class provides plenty of time to answer your questions.   

  • Class 1: Getting Started
  • Class 2: First Planting, Cool Weather Veggies
  • Class 3: Vegetables that Need the Heat
  • Class4: Garden Design and 12 Easy Herbs  


$40 for the 4 classes

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Joyce Tomaselli
Community Horticulture Resource Educator
(845) 677-8223 x134