Saturday Mornings at Shooting Star Nursery

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

All classes begin at 10am and are located at the nursery unless indicated otherwise. Space is limited so please be sure to register.

A minimum of 8 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 parents' supervision).

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

Events

09
Sep
2017

09-09-2017 10:00 am -11:30 am
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
$35.00

Come join us as we walk through the basics and benefits of canning & preserving the bounty of your produce. Ginger will cover fundamental principles of canning and equipment at the first class, highlighting some excellent resources for every level of canner.

$35.00 18
16
Sep
2017

09-16-2017 10:00 am -11:30 am
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
$35.00

At this second class in the series, Ginger walk through an actual demo, canning a surprise recipe for attendees.

$35.00 20
23
Sep
2017

09-23-2017 10:00 am
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
$25.00

Kayla will show you how to select plants for shade in the Rogue Valley with a focus on textures and shape. Learn what does well under trees, in dry shade, and containers, as well as some deer resistant examples. 

 

$25.00 17
28
Sep
2017

09-28-2017 6:00 pm
North Mountain Park Nature Center
North Mountain Park Nature Center
620 N Mountain Ave, Ashland, OR 97520, USA
$18.00

It has become an increasing concern to use Firewise plants in the Rogue Valley. Come learn about best planting and maintenance practices as well as deer resistant and firewise plant options.

$18.00
30
Sep
2017

09-30-2017 10:00 am
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
$25.00

Planting for Fall Color and Texture

Fall is the best time to plant and there are so many great options for adding fall color to your garden. We will show you plants that will add color and movement and texture to your fall and winter garden including ornamental grasses.

$25.00 20
07
Oct
2017

10-07-2017 10:00 am
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
$25.00

Our gardens are even more satisfying when we share them with friends – even if those friends aren’t human! Learn how to create a wildlife-friendly garden space that will attract a wide variety of visitors: beneficial insects, bees and wasps, butterflies, hummingbirds, songbirds, and more!

 

$25.00 20
14
Oct
2017

10-14-2017 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
Free

Come join us for music, apple cider and other goodies to celebrate the arrival of local apples and fall weather! We will have a selection of fresh apple varieties from local farmers to taste and help you determine which varieties to buy & plant in your own yard. Potted fruit trees will be for sale and you can secure your order for your bare root fruit trees when they arrive in spring.

21
Oct
2017

10-21-2017 10:00 am
Shooting Star Nursery
Shooting Star Nursery
3223 Taylor Rd, Central Point, OR 97502, USA
$25.00

The fall garden can feel overwhelming. We will help you figure out what needs pruned, what is best to leave up over winter and how to prep your veggie and edible beds so you are ready for spring.

 

$25.00 19
04
Nov
2017

11-04-2017 9:00 am -4:30 pm
Higher Education Center, a SOU/RCC Facility
Higher Education Center, a SOU/RCC Facility
101 S Bartlett St, Medford, OR 97501, USA
TBD

Check out the large variety of classes this symposium offers including:

Gardening in a Mediterranean Climate- We don’t live in the Pacific NW and shouldn’t garden like we do.