Upcoming Workshops & Seminars

Each season we select from our skilled team members and local gardening professionals to teach seminars & workshops in our popular gardening education series. Unless otherwise noted, seminars are free for Rewards Members (membership is free) 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.

CANCELED — Seminar: Learn to Grow Tomatoes 101

This seminar has been canceled. Please check back or future seminar information.

Seminar: Learn to Grow Peppers 101

Whether you’re a pepper aficionado, or first-time pepper planter, this class is for you.  Our expert staff will go over the different varieties, and how to plant for a successful crop. Fee: free for Rewards Members (membership is free) and $10 for non-members.

  • Sunday, April 5, 10am, Novato (Nick Yanchunis) — CANCELED
  • Saturday, April 25, 10am, Pleasant Hill (Tim Nash)
  • Saturday, April 25, 10am, Diablo Rd., Danville (Staff)
  • Sunday, April 26, 10am, Concord (Dustin Strobel)
  • Sunday, April 26, 10am, Kentfield (Michael Wilson)
  • Sunday, April 26, 11am, Mill Valley (Dan Alexander)

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:

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