Home 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 Saturday mornings.
Class information will be posted on this page or you can check the Workforce and Continuing Education 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 this path: Menu » Academics » Workforce/Continuing Education » Catalog to the current semester’s Continuing Education link.
Below is the class schedule for our most recent Home Gardening in El Paso class.
June 8 Jan Dreher – Earth-Kind® Landscaping: Environmental Stewardship
June 15 Rex Morris – Soils and Fertilizers
June 22 Doc Stalker – Lawns and Drip Irrigation
June 29 Marianela Milner – Vegetable Gardening
July 6 Mary Ann McCravey – Integrated Pest Management/Weed Management
July 13 Jim Hastings – Native and Adapted Plants and Trees
July 20 Art Corral – Propagation and Container Gardening
July 27 Chai-Ling Hsu – Landscape Design
Summer catalog and registration forms can be found in the EPCC Summer 2019 Continuing Education Schedule here.
Class Title: Home Gardening in El Paso (page 29 of catalog)
Class Day of Week: Saturday Class Dates: June 8 – July 27
Class Hours: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Course Tuition: $71.00
CRN Number: 31717 Course Number: PIA 477
Credit: Non-credit Course Registration underway and ends June 7
Campus: Valle Verde (VV) – Bldg. B, Rm. 102
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).
For additional online information, you may go to http://www.epcc.edu/ and follow the links, Menu » Academics » Workforce/Continuing Education » Catalog to the current semester’s Continuing Education link.