Ginter Urban Gardener

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This 12-week course teaches sustainable horticulture, urban greening and community building, to provide citizens with the skills necessary to increase community-supported urban green spaces. Training sessions will take place throughout various Richmond neighborhoods, through presentations, discussions and group activities.

  • Open to applicants 18 years of age and older
  • Training will take place March 11 – May 27
  • Classes held twice a week / Wednesday 6:30-9:30pm & Saturday 11-2pm
  • The registration fee is $150 – financial assistance is available
  • Application Deadline – Jan 31st, 2020
  • Notifications of Acceptance into the Program: Friday, February 14th

Interested? Download the training program details  and complete your application below.

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  • If you would like to apply for financial assistance, please answer the following questions below.

    Our Minimum Class Registration Fee is $75; Payment Plans Are Available
    Classes Meet Wednesday 6:30-9:30 pm and Saturday 11 - 2 pm
  • The Ginter Urban Gardener Program is funded primarily through philanthropic investment which subsidizes student enrollment. The estimated cost per student is $1000.
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