Saturday Mornings at Shooting Star Nursery

Spring 2020 Class Schedule

All classes are located at the nursery unless indicated otherwise, and space is limited so please be sure to register.

A minimum of 5 attendees is needed for a class, otherwise the class may be canceled.

Saturday morning gardening classes at Shooting Star Nursery in Central Point, Oregon includes coffee, snacks, and sandbox to entertain the kids

~During classes there will also be a sandbox for the kids, coffee and refreshments (children are still under parent's supervision).

If you must cancel after registering, no refunds will be issued, a credit will be made to be used at the nursery.

Upcoming events

15
Feb
2020

10am 'Building Healthy & Nontoxic Soil' with Joey

02-15-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am 'Building Healthy & Nontoxic Soil' with Joey

There are lots of ways to deal with challenging soil that don’t rely on chemical fertilizers or over-tilling. Join Joey and learn how to determine what type of soil you have, and discover the best practices for adding to your soil’s health and structure, as well as supporting important soil microorganisms and worms.  Read more...

15
Feb
2020

1pm ‘Bareroot Basics - Fruit Tree Planting, Pruning & Training’ with Scott

02-15-2020 1:00 pm
$15 or $25 per couple
1pm ‘Bareroot Basics - Fruit Tree Planting, Pruning & Training’ with Scott

Kick off bare root fruit tree season with an expert tutorial on how to give your bareroot fruit trees their best start, as well as learning to care for young trees as they mature. Read more...

22
Feb
2020

1pm ‘Advanced Fruit Tree Pruning & Training’ with Eric

02-22-2020 1:00 pm
$15 or $25 per couple
1pm ‘Advanced Fruit Tree Pruning & Training’ with Eric

This class is for those who have established fruit trees and would like to know how to care for and prune them for best fruit production and health.   Enjoy some coffee, treats, and live demos with our fruit tree experts. Read more...

29
Feb
2020

10am ‘Pruning & Growing for Bounty - Grapes and Blackberries’ with Christie

02-29-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am ‘Pruning & Growing for Bounty - Grapes and Blackberries’ with Christie

Two of the easiest fruits to grow at home – grapes and blackberries - can also be the most unruly. Learn how to get control of these easy-to-grow powerhouses.  Read more...

07
Mar
2020

10am ‘Creating a Food Forest’ with Christie

03-07-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am ‘Creating a Food Forest’ with Christie

It’s bare root fruit tree and berry season! Come learn about some of our favorite edible varieties for the Rogue Valley and learn how to integrate edibles into your landscape to make a space for a ‘Food Forest’; combining layers of plants with edible, herbal, and ornamental uses.  Read more...

14
Mar
2020

10am ‘Spring Cleanup in the Perennial Garden’ with Karen

03-14-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am ‘Spring Cleanup in the Perennial Garden’ with Karen

Here at Shooting Star, we like to leave our major perennial garden cleanup for spring, rather than fall. Come find out why, and learn what to do in your garden in early spring. Read more...

04
Apr
2020

10am ‘Gardening in Clay Soils’ with Karen

04-04-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am ‘Gardening in Clay Soils’ with Karen

Clay soils are one of the most challenging to work with in the garden. But there are plants that will tolerate the heavier soils found in parts of the Rogue Valley! Read more...

25
Apr
2020

10am ‘Gardening for Pollinators’ with Kristina and Christie

04-25-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am ‘Gardening for Pollinators’ with Kristina and Christie

Join Kristina Lefever of Pollinator Project Rogue Valley as she broadens your horizons beyond the honey bee and into the fascinating world of pollinators: from native bees to hummingbirds and beyond. Read more...

02
May
2020

10am ‘Waterwise Garden Design’ with Karen

05-02-2020 10:00 am
$15 or $25 per couple
10am ‘Waterwise Garden Design’ with Karen

When it comes to watering, more is not always - or even usually - better. There is a proper way to water and care for your plants and trees, especially drought tolerant ones, that will set them up for a lifetime of success.  Read more...

09
May
2020

10am Mother’s Day Class

05-09-2020 10:00 am -12:00 pm
$10 per child, adults free
10am Mother’s Day Class

Make Mom’s day special and bring the kids to craft something from the heart and for the garden. We will be painting pots or a sedum box, with the kids choosing a plant to fill it with. Read more...