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Greenhouse Gossip: Succulents & Cacti

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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 17 and older
Average Class Size: 15

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this garden class:

Join us for our Greenhouse Gossip series where we focus on a different plant topic each month through plant care demonstrations, activities, and discussions. 

For January we are focusing on cacti and succulents, come ready with your own questions!

FAQs FOR OUR VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS

  • Participants will need an internet-accessible device (phone, tablet, computer) with stable internet connection. If there are opportunities for questions from participants, we encourage you to enable your camera and audio features.
  • Our primary online platform will be Zoom.
  • Links for Zoom meetings will be sent to emails provided in registration prior to the workshop.


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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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

Tickets are non-refundable, except in the event of a cancellation by the organizer.

In the case that an event is canceled, you will be notified via email and refunded.

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School: Queens Botanical Garden

Queens Botanical Garden

Queens Botanical Garden (QBG) is an urban oasis where people, plants and cultures are celebrated through inspiring gardens, innovative educational programs and real-world applications of environmental stewardship.

QBG is located on property owned by the City of New York, and its operation is made possible...

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