Columbia Parks & Recreation Department Offers Free Gardening Workshops

The Columbia Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with the Clemson Cooperative Extension to host a series of gardening workshops designed to give participants the tools needed to start and maintain a healthy garden.

The free workshops are open to beginner and experienced gardeners.

All workshops will be held at 10 a.m. at the Earlewood Park Community Center located at 1113 Parkside Drive on the following Saturdays:

Gardening Workshop Schedule 

  • August 26 – Topic: What Vegetables Grow in Fall & Winter in South Carolina

Find out what vegetables can be grown in the fall and winter months in South Carolina.

  • September 16 – Topic:  Incorporating Fruit in Your Garden

Learn how to incorporate fruits, vegetables and herbs into the landscaping around your home.

  • October 21 – Topic: Canning & Preserving

Learn how to start canning at home with step-by-step instructions and demonstration.