Sign Up for our Free Classes

Registration opens at 6pm on Thursday before the class.

Plans for Saturday classes are pending.  You can now request a private class!

Please read before registration:

  • Space is very limited!  Sign up lists will become active on the Thursday before each class.  When it says the class is full, this also means all waitlist spots have been filled.
  • Signing up does not guarantee entry.  You must have a ticket.  Spots are reserved on a first come basis, and when your spot is confirmed you will be emailed a ticket.
  • If you successfully sign up but do not receive a ticket, this means that you have been added to our waitlist.  If a spot becomes available we will email you ticket.

We will provide ASL interpretation unless otherwise indicated.  Our classes will be held in a partially enclosed outdoor area.  We reserve the right to cancel classes at any time due to inclement weather.  Ticket holders will be notified of any class cancellations via email.  While Austin is in Stage 4 or 5, we will require speakers and attendees to wear a mask regardless of vaccination status.

Organic Veggie Gardening 101

Tuesday, September 21th at 10am

A TNG Homegrown Class, presented by Chrissie

Have you ever wanted to learn how to grown your own food, but didn’t know where to start?  Learn all the basics from soil prep, to raised beds, to planting in the right season.

Herb Gardening

Tuesday, September 28th at 10am

Presented by our guest speaker, Stacie

Central Texas is a perfect spot for growing herbs!  Our fundamentals class will cover soil and nutrient requirements, harvesting techniques, as well as methods of storage and preservation.

Care of Houseplants

Tuesday, October 5th at 10am

A TNG Homegrown Class, presented by Heather

Learn to keep your houseplants look their best!  This class will cover lots of do’s and don’ts including common watering mistakes, and selecting the proper plants for the available light in your home.

Organic Veggie Gardening 101

Tuesday, October 12th at 10am

A TNG Homegrown Class, presented by Robb

Have you ever wanted to learn how to grown your own food, but didn’t know where to start?  Learn all the basics from soil prep, to raised beds, to planting in the right season.

Organic Veggie Gardening 201

Tuesday, October 19th at 10am

A TNG Homegrown Class, presented by Robb

Are you a veggie gardener with a few years experience under your belt, looking for a little more challenge?  then Veggie Gardening 201 is for you!  Come learn about cover crops, vegetable families, tips for crop rotation, no-till, soil life, common mineral deficiencies, and more!

Native Wildflowers

Tuesday, October 26th at 10am

Presented by our guest speaker, George Cates of Native American Seed

Create an authentic piece of Texas in your yard that is beautiful and sustainable even in our hot and dry climate!  Have you ever planted Texas wildflower seeds, only to find that nothing happened?  Join us as George demonstrates how to prepare, plant, and maintain our beautiful native wildflowers & grasses.

Trees

Tuesday, November 2nd at 10am

Presented by our guest speaker, Rebecca Johnson of Arborholic

Learn about selecting the right tree for your yard, and how to get it off to a great start.  Also learn tips and advice on how to care for your existing trees.

 

Organic Veggie Gardening 101

Tuesday, November 9th at 10am

A TNG Homegrown Class, presented by Robb

Are you a veggie gardener with a few years experience under your belt, looking for a little more challenge?  then Veggie Gardening 201 is for you!  Come learn about cover crops, vegetable families, tips for crop