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Basic Organic Gardening 101

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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Christy Wilhelmi

What you'll learn in this gardening class:

Discover the basics of sensible organic gardening. Find out how to build good soil, what you need to know about amendments and fertilizers, and tricks and tips for beautiful gardens, even in containers and tiny spaces. Learn about water-saving irrigation, how to start seeds and nurse them into healthy seedlings, and how to pick the best transplants at the nursery. Also, find out how, when, and how much to prune, and how to choose and care for your garden tools to make them last.

Note: This class also has $10 materials fee that will be collected at the beginning of the class


Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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You MUST have and input a valid California address and US phone number when signing up for Santa Monica College courses, or you may be rejected from the course. If you do not have a valid US address and phone number, your enrollment will not be accepted.

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Santa Monica College's Community Education Office operates from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday, excluding weekends and holidays. Please bring your CourseHorse purchase confirmation with you to class. Your Classroom information is noted in the Special Notes. If you do not have a classroom on your purchase receipt, please reach out to [email protected]


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NO CANCELLATIONS AFTER A CLASS HAS BEGUN, so choose courses carefully! Requests for withdrawal from a class must be submitted in writing via email at least seven business days before the start date of the class; receipt of requests made via other methods, such as phone messages, cannot be guaranteed.  You may receive a credit voucher applicable to future Community Education classes, which is valid for two years from the date of issue.  A minimum service charge of $10 per class cancellation will be withheld.  Refunds are granted ONLY if a class is cancelled, discontinued, or rescheduled.In the instance of cancelled classes, course fee is automatically refunded. Credit card refunds are processed with seven business days, check and cash refunds will be issued by check within 45 business days.

Transfers

To transfer to another class, request must be submitted in writing via email at least seven (7) business days before the original class meets. A minimum service charge of $10 per class transfer will be deducted. 

Important Information: Refunds are NOT issued for absences nor prorated for late registrations. Missed class meetings may not be made up in another class. There is no auditing of classes. Students are highly encouraged to register before class begins.  Returned checks will be subject to a $25 handling charge.

SOME HIGH DEMAND CLASSES, SUCH AS GLASS FUSING AND GOOD TIMES TRAVEL DAY TRIPS, HAVE SEPARATE AND DIFFERENT REFUND POLICIES STATING THAT ALL REGISTRATIONS ARE FINAL, AND NO REFUNDS, CREDITS, OR TRANSFERS WILL BE GIVEN.  PLEASE BEAR THAT IN MIND WHEN REGISTERING FOR THOSE CLASSES.

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Are there any supplies other than the $10 that I will need for the first class?
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Hi Jessica! The instructor will go over any needed supplies in the first session, so for now, students need to pay $10 cash on the first session. Thanks!
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Reviews of Classes at Santa Monica College (473)

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Basic Organic Gardening 101
Reviewed by Jessica J. on 3/23/2020
This class was so great! Christy is a great teacher and resource for all gardening questions. I am so sad it’s done! :)
Basic Organic Gardening 101
Reviewed by Anonymous on 3/31/2019
Teacher is enthusiastic and very responsive to students questions. She was well organized and full of great information.
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