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Grow LA Victory Garden Initiative Class Schedule

Spring 2019

Altadena Community Garden
Address: 3330 N. Lincoln Ave., Altadena, CA 91001
Dates: March 16, 23 and 30 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Instructor: Patricia Hasen
Contact Info: (626) 703-3843, AltadenaGLAVG@gmail.comFees: $55 for series or $15 per class.

Boyle Heights - Hollenbeck Park
Address: 400 South St., Los Angeles, CA 90033
Dates: March 10, 17, 24 and 31 (Sunday)
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Instructor: Malissa Strong
Contact Info: glavgboyleheights@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class.

Brewery Artist Lofts
Address: 620 Moulton Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90031
Dates: April 28 and May 5, 19, 26 (Sunday)
Time: 1:00 to 4:00 pm
Instructor: Brie Wakeland
Contact Info: (972) 672-1884, briewakeland@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class

Community Gardens of Santa Clarita
Address: 27150 Bouquet Canyon Rd., Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Dates: March 30 and April 6, 13 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Instructor: Rose Scordino
Contact Info: (661) 713-7003, Rosescordino@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $20 per class. Discounts are available for low-income applicants. Contact instructor.

D9 Farm/North Long Beach Victory Garden
Address: 6509 Gundry Ave., Long Beach, CA 90805
Dates: March 23, 30 and April 6, 13 (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. Discounts available in exchange for work at the teaching farm. Contact instructor.

The Farm at Fairplex
Address: 2118 N. White Ave., Pomona, CA 91768
Dates: April 27 and May 4, 11, 18 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Instructor: Jeffrey Warner
Contact Info: (949) 336-2904, FairplexVictoryGarden@gmail.com

Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class.
For Pomona residents, $10 per class.
For Fairplexemployees and volunteers, $5 per class.

Fellowship Garden Community Garden
Address: 11754 Holmes Ave., Willowbrook, CA 90059
Dates: March 2, 9, 16 and 23 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Instructor: Liza Go
Contact Info: (310) 951-6891, golizago13@gmail.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class.
For community gardeners, $20 for series or $5 per class.
Work exchange available for qualified low-income participants. Contact Instructor.
NOTE: The first class meets at 9 am in the Willowbrook Public Library at 11737 Wilmington Ave., Willowbrook, CA 90059. Then, the class will proceed to the Fellowship Garden at 10 am for hands-on learning. The Garden is a 7-minute walk from the library.

Fountain Community Gardens
Address: 5620 Fountain Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Dates: March 16, 23, 30 and April 6 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Instructor: Dan Fujiwara
Contact Info: growown@icloud.com
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class. Members Fountain Community Garden may attend for free.

Greystone Demonstration Garden
Address: 905 Loma Vista Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Dates: April 7, 14, 28 and May 5 (Sunday)
Time: 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Instructor: George Pessin
Contact Info: (310) 779-8816, gp305@yahoo.com
Fees: $69 for series or $19 per class. Beverly Hills residents, $55 for series or $15 per class.

Ishihara Park Learning Garden
Address: 2909 Exposition Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404
Dates: March 31 and April 7, 14 (Sunday)
Time: 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Instructor: Florence Nishida
Contact Info: (310) 458-8300, ext 2405, teague.weybright@smgov.net
Fees: $60 for series or $20 per class.
Scholarships available. Please submit request.
Free for residents of Gandara neighborhood.

LA Green Grounds' Teaching Garden at Good Earth Community Garden
Address: Carmona Ave. & Boden St., Los Angeles, CA 90016
Dates: May 4, 11 and 18 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00 am to 2:30 pm (30 min break; students bring sack lunch)
Instructor: Silvia Yoshimizu-Yee
Contact Info: jburleigh13@me.com
Fees: $50 for series only (class limit of 12 students).
Registration: https://www.lagreengrounds.org/2019_may4_lagg_gardening_class

The Learning Garden
Address: 13000 Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90066
Dates: April 6, 13, 27 and May 4 (Saturday)
Time: 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Instructor: Nancy A. Mills
Contact Info: grandy133@verizon.net
Fees: $55 for series or $15 per class, and $82 for couples.

Natural History Museum
Address: 900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90007
Dates: February 23 and March 2, 9 (Saturday)
Time: 12:00 to 4:30 pm
Instructor: Florence Nishida
Contact Info: (213) 763-3499, growtips@gmail.com
Fees: $120 for series.
For Museum members, $100 for series.
Neighborhood discount rate ($80) available.
Applicants must call phone number to register.
Discounts limited to residents of following zip codes: 90006, 90007, 90008, 90011, 90015, 90016, 90018, 90037, 90062 and 90089.

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