EPCC Gardening Class

epcc classHome gardeners can learn directly from Master Gardeners through the El Paso Community College (EPCC) Continuing Education Program.  Master Gardeners share their expertise in topics such as soil improvement, turf grass, vegetable gardening, native and adapted plants, xeriscaping, herb and container gardening and fertilizers and pesticides in this non-credit course offered on Saturdays.  Class information will be posted on this page or you can check the Continuing Education and Workforce Development Class Schedule a few weeks before the start of each semester for details.

For online access, you may go to www.epcc.edu and follow links to the current semester’s Class Schedules: Continuing Education under the Catalog/Schedules link

Registration Information

Home Gardening in El Paso

Class Day of Week: Saturday                Class Dates: Jan. 23- Feb. 27
Class Hours: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.   Course Tuition: $53.00
CRN Number:27701                             Course Number: PIA 811
Credit: Non-credit Course                     Registration underway and ends January 23
Campus: Valle Verde (VV)                   Campus –
Bldg. A, Rm. 1121

  • January 23           Earth-Kind Landscaping: Environmental Stewardship – Sarah Wood
  • January 30           Soils and Fertilizers – Rex Morris
  • February 6           Lawn is Not a Four-Letter Word and Roses in El Paso – Doc Stalker
  • February 13          Vegetable Gardening – Lucille Teran
  • February 20         Herbs and Container Gardening – Linda Doughtie-Lane
  • February 27         Native and Adapted Plants and Trees – Jim Hastings
  • March 5                (FREE BONUS CLASS) Integrated Pest Management and Weed ID and Removal – Mary Ann McCravey

Continuing Education students are encouraged to register in person at the Administrative Services Center, 9050 Viscount, Building B – Room 220; Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Closed 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.) or at other EPCC campus locations (call 831-7737 for info).

Registration forms can be found in the EPCC Fall 2015 Schedule booklet or at the website, below, where the form may be completed online before printing:




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