Classes

Classes

Gardening Q & A SessionJune 28, 7:00-8:00 pm
Instructor: Taun Beddes – USU Extension/KSL Greenhouse Show

Whether you’re new to Utah County or you’ve been here for most of your life, you likely have questions related to growing plants in this region. Now you have the opportunity to speak directly with the Utah County Extension agent! Come and get the answers to your questions, and learn from the questions of others. You are encouraged to submit your questions to casey@cuwcd.com prior to the session. On-the-spot questions will be welcomed as time permits.

Fall GardeningSept 15, 10:00-11:00 am
Instructor: Casey Finlinson – Central Utah Gardens

Registration for this class opens Wednesday, Aug 15 @ 8:30 am.

Fall is the perfect time to work in the yard! Temperatures are a little more comfortable for both you and your plants. What are the types of things you should be doing out in the yard this time of year? Come to this class for ideas and tips on fall gardening.

Localscapes 101Sept 18, 7:00-8:30 pm
Instructor: Casey Finlinson/Rick Maloy- Central Utah Gardens

Registration for this class opens Wednesday, Aug 15 @ 8:30 am.

Getting ready to install or upgrade your landscape? This introductory design class will show you how to landscape where you live. Learn what you can do to give your yard more curb appeal and reduce maintenance at the same time.

Localscapes UniversitySept 25, 7:00-8:30 pm
Instructor: Casey Finlinson/Rick Maloy- Central Utah Gardens

Registration for this class opens Wednesday, Aug 15 @ 8:30 am.

Now that you’ve had the introductory 101 course, it’s time to delve into more details of creating your own Utah-friendly landscape. Learn how to create a base map for your yard. Gain a better understanding of the central open shape concept, activity area and planting bed design, sprinkler systems, and more!

Kids Classes

Story Time & Craft June 27th, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Marilyn Pangman - Storyteller

This class is full

Children will enjoy listening to a master storyteller, followed by a fun craft related to the stories. Geared toward ages 3-8, but all ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour.

Superheroes Save Water July 11th, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Central Utah Gardens Staff

Come dressed as a superhero and find the missing water! Learn about the important roles water plays in your life and what you can do to use it wisely. Be prepared to go on a hunt through the garden, to gather water conservation tips, and to make a superhero craft. Geared towards children ages 5-11. Dressing as a superhero is encouraged but not required. A parent or guardian must accompany the children. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour.

Water ScienceJuly 18th, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Monica Hoyt - Central Utah Water

Learn about the properties of water and be entertained at the same time! Look at water in a whole new way with these fun experiments! This STEM-based class will be sure to fascinate all who attend. Geared toward ages 5-11. A parent or guardian must accompany the children. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour.

Story Time & Craft July 25th, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Annette VanWagenen - Storyteller

Children will enjoy listening to a master storyteller, followed by a fun craft related to the stories. Geared toward ages 3-8, but all ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour.

All About Bugs August 1st, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Thanksgiving Point Staff

Registration for this class opens Friday, June 29th at 8:30 am.

There are a lot of cool bugs out there! In this class, children will get to see a variety of insects, learn about insect structure and function, gain an understanding of beneficial and harmful insects, and go on a bug hunt in the garden! Geared towards children ages 5-11. A parent or guardian must accompany the children. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour.

The Water CycleAugust 8th, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Central Utah Gardens Staff

Registration for this class opens Friday, June 29th at 8:30 am.

Water can be found in many places, and it can take on various forms. In this class, children get to pretend they are water molecules and will move from the ocean to the clouds to the lake and will end up with a unique bracelet that follows the path they took. Geared toward ages 5-11. A parent or guardian must accompany the children. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour

Story Time & Craft August 15th, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Instructor: Marilyn Pangman - Storyteller

Registration for this class opens Friday, June 29 at 8:30 am.

Children will enjoy listening to a master storyteller, followed by a fun craft related to the stories. Geared toward ages 3-8, but all ages are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults do not need a ticket to attend. Class is held in the outdoor amphitheater. 1 hour.