Classes, Workshops & Events!

At SummerWinds Nursery, we offer four great platforms for group learning:

 

Learn ‘n Grow Classes

These FREE, informative classes—on a wide variety of topics—help give you the tools you need to make all of your gardening endeavors a success! Classes range from 30 to 60 minutes in duration and are generally delivered by a SummerWinds Trusted Garden Advisor.

Plus, receive a coupon for 10% Off Your Entire Purchase, valid only on the day you attend one of our Learn 'n Grow Classes.

 

Make ‘n Take Workshops

These hands-on workshops are available for a nominal fee. Work one-on-one with the instructor to perfect your creation! The price of the workshop includes materials specified within the workshop description. Attend a workshop with friends or family and explore your creative side!

Plus, receive a coupon for 10% Off Your Entire Purchase, valid only on the day you attend one of our Make 'n Take Workshops.

Private Workshops

Available for groups of six (6) or more at our Tatum Blvd. location in Phoenix. The following Private Workshops are available for scheduling on weekdays:

  • Container Gardening
  • Miniature Gardens

Contact our Tatum Blvd. store in Phoenix for availability, details and fees.

Rental of our Community Room

Located within our Tatum Blvd. location in Phoenix. The Community Room is open to the public for reservations and offers Wi-Fi, a 52” television for presentations, and a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere for the next get together of your book club, garden club, etc.

For details and pricing, see our Tatum Blvd. Community Room Rental Policy & Agreement.

Sensational Soil for Spectacular Plants

A FREE 30-45 min. Learn 'n Grow Class

Sensational Soil for Spectacular Plants

In this FREE Learn ‘n Grow class, learn the importance of giving your garden landscape plants and edibles the right soil for their needs. Discover how having the best soil mix will make your gardening life easier and tastier—whether you're planting flowers in your landscape or vegetables in your raised garden beds and more! Will review our wide variety of planting mixes, as well as Humate and Humic Acid to rejuvenate your soil.

RSVPs required; space is limited.

Planting Edible Seeds & Starts - It's All in the Planning

A FREE 30-45 min. Learn 'n Grow Class

Planting Edible Seeds & Starts - It's All in the Planning

Now that your soil is ready, in this FREE Learn 'n Grow class, we'll review the plant selection for this season. Learn what grows best from seeds and what you should plant with seedlings/plant starts. We'll also review when particular items should be planted and where in the garden they'll grow best. We'll cover a variety of corresponding topics including: seed starter, peat pots, planting trays, E.B. Stone Organics Sure Start fertilizer, E.B. Stone Organics Tomato & Vegetable Food and more...

RSVPs encouraged but not required; space is limited.

More About Adeniums - Adenium 2.0 Class

A FREE 60 min. Learn 'n Grow Class

More About Adeniums - Adeniums 2.0 Class

Join local adenium expert, John Carreon, for this FREE Learn 'n Grow class about Adeniums. Now that you have your adeniums, we'll discuss what you can expect and some ideas on how to be creative with them, including: how to make a root-trained adenium, caring for new age hybrids vs. pure species, compact dwarf arabicum adeniums and more!

RSVPs required; space is limited.

A Gardening Calendar to Grow By

A FREE 30-45 min. Learn 'n Grow Class

A Gardening Calendar to Grow By

In this FREE Learn 'n Grow class, learn the best locations to plant in for optimal production, multiple planting times for an extended harvest season, about Companion planting—what plants should be planted together and how they benefit one another, and how to estimate and grow a yield you can use while leaving room for later season crops. 

RSVPs required; space is limited.

The Secrets to Growing Mouthwatering Tomatoes

A FREE 30-45 min. Learn 'n Grow Class

Mouthwatering Tomatoes

Once this FREE Learn ‘n Grow class is over, you'll know everything you need in order to grow the most delicious tomatoes yet! We'll help you determine the best varieties to plant and where to plant them (with both your garden and your taste buds in mind). We'll also review fertilizing, watering, disease and insect control, weed control, amendments, tomato cages, stakes and more!  

RSVPs required; space is limited.