Classes & Events

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For class and program information for professionals please visit : Landscape Professionals

Savvy Gardener

The Saving Water Partnership sponsors free classes throughout the growing season in the King County area. These classes are a great way to meet the top professionals in the area and gain knowledge about everything you need to know to have a healthy and beautiful garden. The Saving Water Partnership is a group of local water utilities in Seattle and King County working together to help customers save water and money.

Cascade Gardener

The Cascade Water Alliance is offering free gardening classes to help you have beautiful, healthy landscapes while using water efficiently. Cascade’s members are Bellevue, Issaquah, Kirkland, Redmond, Tukwila, Sammamish Plateau Water and Sewer District, and Skyway Water and Sewer District.


Learn about rebates for installing rain gardens and cisterns to manage stormwater onsite, how to find a contractor, and more. Attend an informational workshop at local events or train as a professional landscaper.

Tilth Alliance

Tilth Alliance teaches adults and kids how to grow food, compost, garden organically, raise urban livestock, and conserve natural resources. Their format is often hands on and interactive so you can learn while doing. Classes are often on site in one of the farms or learning gardens.

Plant Amnesty

Expert pruning instructors teach topic-specific pruning techniques in PlantAmnesty’s Master Pruner seminar series. The classes in the series are open to the public, master gardeners, landscapers, gardeners, horticulture students, and members of PlantAmnesty.

City Fruit

City Fruit promotes the cultivation of urban fruit in order to nourish people, build community and protect the climate. They help tree owners grow healthy fruit, provide assistance in harvesting and preserving fruit, promote the sharing of extra fruit, and work to protect urban fruit trees. City Fruit teams up with nurseries and other groups to offer classes on fruit tree care.

UW Botanic Gardens

The University of Washington Botanic Garden offers classes year round on a variety of horticultural subjects including botanical art and practical garden design.

Bellevue Botanical Garden

The Bellevue Botanical Garden provides classes, lectures and other events to inspire all generations to advance horticultural knowledge in the northwest.

City People’s Nursery

City People’s Garden Store offers free workshops for the community throughout the year. Topics range from edible gardening to pruning to designing holiday containers. Workshops are held in the Garden Store.

Swansons Nursery

Join the experts at Swansons for inspiring and informative programs!

Sky Nursery

Join the experts at Sky for fun and engaging programs!

Molbak’s Nursery

Learn about their expert-led seminars & hands-on workshops scheduled for the coming months.
Most of the events are FREE, do not require registration and are held in the Events Area.

Kent East Hill Nursery

Join the experts at Kent East Hill Nursery for fun and engaging programs!

West Seattle Nursery

Join the experts at West Seattle Nursery for fun and engaging programs!


To see more offerings for landscape professionals:

Landscape Professionals