Find out about the latest Colorado gardening classes, events, and plant sales here. We will update this page regularly with new events or cancellations.
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JAN & FEB CLASSES, WORKSHOPS & WEBINARS
CSU Extension Free Gardening Webinars
Below are the FREE online classes available from CSU Extension. Register at:
Feb 9 - Gardening Myths
Adams County Ext & Brighton Shares the Harvest Spring Vegetable Gardening Online Classes
Register at: eventbrite.com/e/2022-adams-county-extension-spring-vegetable-gardening-classes-tickets-234870021557
Virtual Classes (Paid - $17.55 for 1, 2 or all 3 Spring classes) on Sat at 10 am- noon
Jan 29 - Intro to Vegetable Gardening
We'll give you the skills you need to succeed in your vegetable garden whether you're a newbie or a veteran!
Feb 26 - Small Fruits
An intro to growing small fruits such as raspberries, black berries, bush cherries, grapes, etc.
CoNPS (CO Native Plant Society) Webinar: Introduction to Colorado Wildflowers from Plains to Peaks
Sat, Jan 29, 9am-Noon
Learn more and register at: conps.org/event-listing
Denver Botanic Gardens class
(visit botanicgardens.org for complete class & event schedule)
1007 York St, Denver
Thurs Feb 10, 6-8:30 pm
Learn to grow perfect tomatoes from hybrids to heirlooms
Fort Collins Nursery Winter Workshops/Classes CANCELLED
The Gardens on Spring Creek classes
2145 Centre Ave., Fort Collins
Paid Classes, register at:
Sat, Jan 22, 1:30-3:30 pm
Made for Dry Shade
Finding plants that thrive in dry shade might be the toughest test for most gardeners.
Native Plants for NoCo
Sat, Feb 5, 10:30am-12:30pm
Botany for Gardeners
Sat, Feb 19, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m
Seven Simple Steps to Save Songbirds
Permaculture for Pollinators, People and Planet
Wed, Jan 26, 2022, Noon
Permaculture uses nature as a model for creating resilient human systems. Join this introductory class to learn how to apply permaculture design to support pollinators, people, and the planet--in suburbia and beyond. Register at:
Phelan Gardens Propagation Education
Sat, Jan 22, 10-11am
Register for the event:
We'll share pro tips re propagating houseplants. If you have questions about a specific plant, snap a picture and we will get you headed in the right direction.
4955 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, CO Springs.
The Windsor Gardener (& Brewery) Classes
6461 Colorado Hwy 392, Windsor, CO
Sat, Jan 15, 10:30-noon
Make and take a terrarium while sipping a brew. Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tipsy-terrariums-tickets-222684193417
Sat, Jan 22, 10:30-noon
Plant a succulent garden and enjoy an adult beverage.
Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sipping-with-succulents-tickets-222806649687
Sat, Feb 19, 10:30-noon
Vegetable gardening in Northern Colorado.
Details at www.thewindsorgardener.com/events-classes
Sat, Feb 26, 10:30 am-noon
Plant a fairy garden with an absinthe-based cocktail in hand.
JAN & FEB EVENTS
Denver Botanic Gardens Orchid Showcase
Jan. 13-Feb. 21, 9 am-5 pm
1007 York Street, Denver
Hundreds of exotic & rare blooms on display from the DBG collection. Showcase is free with paid admission to the Gardens. More information at: https://www.botanicgardens.org/events/seasonal-plant-displays/orchid-showcase
Plant Swap & Tour at Front Range Gardens
Sun, Jan 23, 12-2pm
10195 Wadsworth Blvd
Broomfield, CO 80021
Free Plant Swap! Bring anything plant related (tools, pots, plants, etc). After the swap, tour the facilities from 2pm-3pm.
Learn more at: frontrangegardens.com
8th Annual Habitat Hero Workshop
Sat, Jan 29, 8am-4:30pm
How to Nurture the Prairie in Town and Country, Cheyenne, WY
Attend In-person or Online!
Colorado Convention Center
Women in Sustainability Events
Wed, Feb 23, 2022, 5:30pm-8pm
Seed Starter & Seed Swap Workshop
In Person Event held at Modern Nomad, 2936 Larimer St, Denver, 80205. As winter turns to spring, it’s a great time to start your garden! BYOS – We encourage attendees to bring their choice of seeds so that we can all share and swap!
Learn more & register at
7th Annual Landscaping with Colorado Native Plants Conference
Sat, Feb 26, 2022, 9 am-4 pm
A virtual event, Keynote speaker Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home and Nature’s Best Hope. Other experts in horticulture, ecology and landscape design will share how to plan, plant and maintain beautiful and biodiverse native landscapes. Recordings of the presentations available for registrants after the event.
63rd Annual Colorado Garden &
Colorado Convention Center in Denver
Information and tickets at https://www.coloradogardenfoundation.org