Gardening Class

Upcoming Events

Gardening Class

01/01/0001, 11:00 AM to Noon

Weekly on Saturday

Grassmere Historic Home & Farm map

Description:

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, organic gardening and canning. 

Spring gardening classes are free with Zoo admission and take place at 11 a.m. at the Grassmere Historic Farm gardens located behind the home. Master Gardeners leading the session will answer guests’ questions and provide handouts, soil sample kits, and other helpful items.

  • April 7: And Sow It Begins:  Seed Starting
  • April 14: Gardening 101: Information on soil prep, composting, raised beds and tool care
  • April 21: Kids in the Garden: Help plant a special garden that you can watch grow all summer long!
  • April 28: The Spice of Life: Culinary and Medicinal Herbs

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.