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Grow LA Victory Garden Initiative Class Schedule

Spring 2018

Altadena Community Garden
Address: 3330 N. Lincoln Avenue, Altadena, CA 91001
Dates: March 3, 10, 17 and 24 (Saturday)
Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Instructor: Randy Bayard
Contact Info: (818) 314-5386, glavgaltadena@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class.

Brewery Artist Lofts
Address: 620 Moulton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90031
Dates: March 11, 18, 25 and April 8 (Sunday)
Time: 8:00 to 11:00 am
Instructor: Brie Wakeland
Contact Info: (972) 672-1884, briewakeland@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class.

Columbus High School
Address: 12330 Woodruff Avenue, Downey, CA 90241
Dates: March 17, 24 and 31 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Instructor: Smith Prasirtpun
Contact Info: (562) 299-2152, lifesmith@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $20 per class. A work-study discount may be possible. Contact instructor.

The Farm at Fairplex
Address: 2118 N. White Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768
Dates: April 7, 14, 21 and 28 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Instructor: Jeff Warner and Tim Constantine
Contact Info: (949) 336-2904, FairplexVictoryGarden@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. Discounted rate of $40 for series or $10 per class for Pomona residents of 91766, 91767 and 91768. Discounted rate of $20 for series or $5 per class for Fairplex volunteers.

Fountain Community Gardens
Address: 5620 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Dates: March 24, 31 and April 7, 14 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Instructor: Dan Fujiwara
Contact Info: (213) 479-3228 (text only), growown@icloud.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. Free to Fountain Community Garden members.

Greystone Mansion Demonstration Garden
Address: 905 Loma Vista Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 (Entrance is on Doheny Rd)
Dates: April 8, 15, 22 and 29 (Sunday)
Time: 12:00 to 3:00 pm
Instructor: George Pessin
Contact Info: (310) 779-8816, gp305@yahoo.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class.

Ishihara Park Learning Garden
Address: 2909 Exposition Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404
Dates: April 15, 22 and 29 (Sunday)
Time: 12:00 to 4:00 pm
Instructor: Florence Nishida
Contact Info: (310) 458-8300 x2405, teague.weybright@smgov.net
Fees: $60 for series. Free registration for residents of Gandara neighborhood. Priority registration through March 16 for Santa Monica residents. Scholarships are available upon request.

The Learning Garden
Address: 13000 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90066
Dates: March 3, 10, 24 and April 7 (Saturday)
Time: 1:30 to 4:30 pm
Instructor: Nancy Mills
Contact Info: grandy133@verizon.net
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. $82 for series for couples taking class together.

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Address: 900 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Dates: February 25 and March 4, 11 (Sunday)
Time: 12:00 to 4:30 pm
Instructor: Florence Nishida
Contact Info: (213) 763-3499 (registration), (213) 763-3528 (questions), growtips@gmail.com
Fees: $100 for series for museum members. $120 for series for non-members. Discounted neighborhood rate of $80 for series for residents of zip codes 90006, 90007, 90008, 90011, 90015, 90016, 90018, 90037, 90062 and 90089. Spaces are limited.

North Long Beach D9 Farm
Address: 6509 Gundry Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90805
Dates: March 3, 10, 17 and 24 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Instructor: Jeff Rowe
Contact Info: (562) 343-3834, jfrowe@rocketmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. A work-study discount can be arranged for low-income students. Contact the instructor to discuss.

Queen Park Community Park
Address: 652 E. Queen Street, Inglewood, CA 90301
Dates: April 8, 15, 22 and 29 (Sunday)
Time: 1:00 to 4:00 pm
Instructor: Deborah Hartnett
Contact Info: deborahmastergardener@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. For neighborhood residents of 90301-90305, $15 for series or $5 per class.

St. Cornelius Community Garden
Address: 5500 E. Wardlow Road, Long Beach, CA 90808
Dates: April 14, 21, 28 and May 5 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 to 11:30 am
Instructor: Alex Aleshire
Contact Info: (310) 968-0546, alex@hippytoes.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class

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