Some of the vegetables you will grow and enjoy


Learn It, Grow It, Eat It! Vegetable Gardening for Beginners East Fishkill Library

  • Tuesday, April 4, 2023, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Dates and Time: Tuesdays, April 4, 11 & 18, 6-8 pm 

Location: East Fishkill Library, 348 NY-376, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533.  

Want to grow fresh, organic veggies right outside your kitchen door? Learn how to get started with this class. Harvest your first salad in June, and still be eating fresh veggies from your garden in September! You will receive seeds and plants at each class. 

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

  • Class 1 Getting started: Choosing locations...Preparing soil...Critter protection... Selecting and growing seeds and plants... Mulching, fertilizing, watering
  • Class 2 First planting, cool season veggies: Peas, lettuces, spinach, carrots, radishes, onions, beets, chard, broccoli, kale.
  • Class 3 Veggies that need the heat: Tomatoes, peppers, beans, squash, cukes, and Garden Design: Set up for success!

Registration Required: Call (845) 221-9943 or visit to register.

Last updated March 16, 2023