3/15/2022: Getting Started With Vegetable Gardening ZOOM Virtual Class


ZOOM CLASS: Vegetable Gardening 101

  • Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join our knowledgeable Horticulture Program Leader, Mila Fournier for this fun and informative class! This class will help the beginning vegetable gardener learn how to choose a site for their vegetable garden, prepare the soil, decide on starting with seeds or plants, start and transplant seeds, how to choose and use compost and mulch, how to care for your plants throughout the season, and when to harvest. Get the basics so you can have a great garden no matter how much experience you have!

About the instructor: Mila Fournier is a garden designer and educator with two decades of design experience that started with guerilla gardening in Brooklyn and has moved her through designing some of the most sophisticated gardens in NYC. Once in Ithaca, Mila has worked as an educator, designer, and horticultural consultant, including managing Ithaca Children's Garden and helping large developers create beautiful landscapes and habitats to offset new construction.

Class Recording: All classes are recorded so if you cannot make the live class, you can watch the video however only participants who have registered in advance for the class will have access to the video recording which is sent 48 hours later to registrants. Register and pay below.

Our goal is to help our areas gardeners have access to this knowledge, free from financial barriers. We have several scholarship spots in each class. If you would like a scholarship spot, please reach out to Maria Christian at mjc72@cornell.edu

CCE Tompkins is offering this class in cooperation with CCE Madison County.


$0-$40/person, pay what you can afford




Maria Christian
Administrative Assistant
(607) 272-2292 ext. 130


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Last updated March 11, 2022