Nashville Zoo and the Davidson County Master Gardeners are hosting gardening classes on Saturdays this April. The informal sessions cover a variety of topics, including composting and organic gardening. The last class will help plant a children's garden.
Spring gardening classes are free with Zoo admission and take place at from 11am - 12pm at the Grassmere Historic Farm gardens located behind the home. Master Gardeners leading the session will answer guests’ questions and provide handouts and other helpful items.
- April 6: And Sow It Begins: Seed Starting and Composting
- April 13: Can You Identify That Plant?
- April 27: Culinary and Medicinal Herbs
- May 4: Planting Seeds in the Children's Garden
The award-winning Davidson County Master Gardeners are responsible for the complete restoration of the Grassmere Historic Home’s gardens and provide the manpower, resources and expertise to keep the areas around the historic home both beautiful and bountiful.