Commons planters
Image by Martha Gioumousis

Planters on the Ithaca Commons

Commons Community Beautification
Image by Martha Gioumousis

Planters in downtown Ithaca


ZOOM VIRTUAL CLASS: Creative Container Gardening

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Learn how to combine perennials, annuals, herbs and edibles into containers from the leader of the Community Beautification Program, Martha Gioumousis who creates, designs, and plants the beautiful containers throughout Ithaca including those on the Ithaca Commons. No gardening experience necessary but even advanced gardeners will leave with new information, ideas, and inspiration.

This is one of our most popular classes! Sign up now at the "Learn More" link to secure your spot.

Setting Up Zoom:

To download and install the Zoom Application:

  • Go to and from the Download Center, click on the Download button under “Zoom Client For Meetings”.
    • This application will automatically download when you start your first Zoom Meeting, but installing before class is a good idea.
  • Once the download is complete, proceed with installing the Zoom application onto your computer.
  • Once Zoom is installed, click on the emailed Zoom link to begin viewing the class in Zoom


$0-$30/person self-determined sliding scale, pay what you can afford.

Learn More


Jennie Cramer
Horticulture Program Manager
(607) 272-2292 ext 146


CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555

Last updated April 20, 2020