Upcoming Workshops & Seminars

Each season we select local gardening experts and designers, as well as our knowledgeable senior staff, to teach seminars & workshops in our popular gardening education series. Unless otherwise noted, seminars are free for Rewards Members and $10 for non-members. Workshop fees are additional and depend on the products used. All participants receive a 10% off coupon for redemption at any of our locations. Please call ahead to the seminar location to register in advance. Attendance is limited.

Make & Take Workshop: Create a Succulent Wreath

Our 5th year doing this workshop, and we just love the tradition. Learn to weave succulents and tillandsia into a wreath or table swag, and take home something of your own creation. Fee: $100 for rewards members, $110 for non-members (Membership is free). Please call ahead to the seminar location to register in advance. Attendance is limited.

  • Wednesday, December 18, noon, Miller Ave., Mill Valley (Jen Strobel)

2nd Annual Weekend Gardening Education Series

New Year, New Garden


At select Sloat Garden Center locations: Sloat Blvd., Diablo Rd. Danville, Miller Ave. Mill Valley, Kentfield, Pleasant Hill, and Concord 

Start 2020 off right with new gardening ideas from gardening experts during our Gardening Education Weekend. We’ve scheduled an information-packed weekend series full of workshops, seminars, and clinics geared to prepping your garden for spring. All seminars & workshops are free to attend! Plants and pottery are charged separately. Please join us!

Saturday, January 18th

  • Soil and Fertilizer 101: 10am-11am
  • Houseplant Pot-up Walk-In Clinic: 11am-1pm
  • Succulent Planting Bar: 2pm-5pm
  • Kids Club Workshop: Learn to create a Succulent Mini Garden: 3pm-4pm
  • Sustainable Gardening 101 
  • Learn How to Prune Roses 

Sunday, January 19th

  • Succulent Planting Bar: 11am-1pm
  • Kids Club Workshop: How to make a Terrarium: 1pm-2pm
  • Orchids 101: 2pm-3pm
  • Houseplant Pot-up Walk-In Clinic: 3pm-5pm
  • Sustainable Gardening 101 
  • Learn to Care for Indoor Plants 
  • Learn How to Prune Roses 

Monday, January 20th

  • Indoor Plant Design: 10am-11am
  • Houseplant Pot-up Walk-In Clinic: 11am-1pm
  • Kids Club Workshop: How to Create a Seed Planter: 1pm-2pm
  • Container Design Workshop: 3pm-4pm
  • Sustainable Gardening 101 
  • Learn How to Prune Roses 
  • Learn to Care for Indoor Plants 
  • Learn How to Prune Fruit Trees 

Garden Speakers Available

We have knowledgeable speakers available for garden clubs, as well as community organizations. Contact our Events Manager for details.

Jen Strobel,
Events Manager:
jenstrobel@sloatgardens.com
415-367-5200

Planting Parties at Sloat Garden Center

Make an appointment for a planting party! Planting parties are a delight for birthdays, corporate team building, garden group meetings, or just a fun get-together with friends. Choose from a variety of individualized workshops for kids or adults. See our menu of fun ideas, or create your own!

Kids Planting Party Menu

Adults Planting Party Menu

Contact our Events Manager for details. Please note that maximum attendance varies by store location.

Jen Strobel, Events Manager
jenstrobel@sloatgardens.com
415-367-5200