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Intro to Urban Gardening

Accessible Event

Date & Time:

Tuesdays June 28 to August 16; 6 to 9 p.m.


RBG Centre (680 Plains Rd W)


Courses and Programs, Green Thumb


2+ Hours


Pre-Registration Required, Ticketed Event

Event Description

One of RBG’s Courses & Workshops

Want to do something with your urban space but don’t know where to start? Learn to design, maintain, and work with the nature in your urban landscape. Explore vegetable gardening, urban farming, native plants, pollinator plants, urban composting, storm water management, urban trees and more. Gain ideas and knowledge to transform your space. Led by Linda Barkovsky.

Presented in partnership with Mohawk College.

Fee: $295 + Service Fee (Members 10% off*)
Please pre-register by June 18**

Register for Gardening Programs

Pre-registration required for all Courses and Workshops. Click the button below to continue to Eventbrite, and to browse / register for any “Master Your Garden” program at RBG. View all upcoming courses and workshops from all categories at

*RBG Members receive 10% off most RBG Experiences programming when using the member discount code. Learn more about where to find the code.

**Pre-Registration is required for all RBG Courses & Workshops, ideally by the date provided to allow the program organizers to best prepare. If the indicated “register by” date has passed, you may still be able to register for the program, provided there is space still available.

More Courses & Workshops

RBG offers courses and workshops for families, kids and adults in the areas of gardening, nature, botanical arts and wellness. Visit to see this season’s full offering.