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Grow LA Victory Garden Initiative Class Schedule

Spring 2015 Classes

Alan Hjelm Community Garden at Lutheran Church of the Master (Intermediate)
Address: 725 East Avenue J, Lancaster, CA 93534
Dates: May 16, 23, 30 and June 6 (Saturday)
Time: 10 am to 2 pm
Instructor: Susie Bowman
Contact Info: (661) 209-6002 or (661) 823-1919, jackanna1007@yahoo.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class

Altadena Community Garden (Beginning)
Address: 3330 N. Lincoln Avenue, Altadena, CA 91001
Dates: March 21, 28 & April 11, 18 (Saturday)
Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Instructors: Randy Bayard and Jeri Huston
Contact Info: (818) 314-5386, glavgaltadena@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. FREE for Altadena Community Garden members.

Community Gardens of Santa Clarita (Beginning)
Address: 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Dates: March 14, 21 and 28 (Saturday)
Time: 9 am to 1 pm
Instructors: Rose Scordino, Carol Mireles and Jennifer Seibel
Contact Info: (661) 713-7003, rosescordino@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $20 per class

Culver City High School (Intermediate)
Address: 4401 Elenda Street, Culver City, CA 90230
Dates: May 2, 9, 16 and 23 (Saturday)
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Instructor: Ayanna Foster
Contact Info: (213) 400-9606, dancingarden@rocketmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class

Fountain Community Garden (Beginning)
Address: 5620 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Dates: March 21, 28 & April 4, 11 (Saturday)
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Instructor: Dan Fujiwara
Contact Info: (213) 479-3228, dfuji@sbcglobal.net
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class

Greystone Mansion (Beginning)
Address: 905 Loma Vista Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Dates: May 31, June 14, 21, 28 (Sunday)
Time: 12 pm to 3 pm
Instructor: George Pessin
Contact Info: (310) 779-8816, gp305@yahoo.com
Fees: $55 ($45 for Beverly Hills residents) for series OR
$15 ($12 for Beverly Hills residents) per class

Greystone Mansion (Junior Master Gardeners, Grades 3 to 5)
Address: 905 Loma Vista Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Dates: March 22, 29; April 12, 19 and 26; May 10, 17, 24
Time: 10 am to 12 pm
Instructor: Johanna Arias-Bhatia
Contact Info: (323) 447-2923, jo68@msn.com
Fees: $147 ($110 for Beverly Hills residents) for series.
Participants must attend the full session of 8 classes.

The Learning Garden at Venice High School (Beginning)
Address: 13000 Venice Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90066
Dates: April 19, 26 & May 3, 10
Time: 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Instructors: David King and Nancy Mills
Contact Info: (310) 397-5723, grandy133@verizon.net
Fees: $55 ($82 for couple) for series OR $15 per class

Long Beach Organic South 40 Community Garden (Beginning)
Address: 2813 South Street, Long Beach, CA 90805
Dates: April 4, 11, 18 and 25 (Saturday)
Time: 9 am to 12 pm
Instructor: Luiz Sanchez
Contact Info: (213) 864-1278, amoralsol@yahoo.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class

Longden Elementary School (Beginning)
Address: 9501 Wendon Avenue, Temple City, CA 91780
Dates: April 4, 11, 18 and 25 (Saturday)
Time: 9 am to 12 pm
Instructor: Helen Redmond
Contact Info: (818) 371-1766, iamlky@yahoo.com
Fees: $50 ($15 for staff) for series OR $15 ($5 for staff) per class.
FREE for Temple City Unified School District students.

Meet Each Need with Dignity, MEND (Beginning, Spanish)
Address: 10641 N. San Fernando Road, Pacoima, CA 91331
Dates: March 3, 10, 17 and 24 (Tuesday)
Time: 6 pm to 9 pm
Instructor: Laura Robledo
Contact Info: (818) 788-1965, laura.robledo.89@gmail.com
Fees: Open only for MEND Garden Program participants

Natural History Museum of LA County (Beginning)
Address: 900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Dates: March 1, 8, 15 and 22 (Sunday)
Time: 1 pm to 4:30 pm
Instructor: Florence Nishida
Contact Info: (213) 763-3499, growtips@gmail.com
a) Register online at http://www.nhm.org/workshops. Click on "Gardening."
b) All Participants must attend the full session of 4 classes.
c) $120 for general public/$100 for NHM members/ $80 for residents of 90006, 90007, 90008, 90011, 90015, 90018, 90037, 90062 and 90089. Limited number of discounts available.

Netiya and the Shared Earth Project Garden, Unitarian Universalist Church (Beginning)
Address: 12355 Moorpark Street, Studio City, CA 91604
Dates: March 8, 22 and 29 (Sunday)
Time: 1 pm to 5 pm
Instructor: Devorah Brous
Contact Info: (213) 500-1973, devorah.brous@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $20 per class

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