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Teacher Training – From Roots to Branches Thursday, February 8, 3:30 pm

Grow Your Own! Training for garden leaders and teachers

Teacher Training – From Roots to Branches
Event Type

Grow Your Own! Teacher Training


1.5 hours


Open to all ages




The Ecology Center
32701 Alipaz Street
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
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Please wear closed-toe shoes and clothing suitable for gardening in the outdoors. We recommend you bring a garden hat, sunscreen and a reusable water bottle/canteen.

We will be taking pictures and possibly video to use on our website, social and other educational media, and by registering for this workshop you agree to our photo/video release policy.

Calling all School Garden Leaders!

Join us for our third teacher training of the season! We will get our hands dirty with root and branch knowledge.

  • Fruit Tree Care 101
  • Fruit Tree Planting: what to plant and when.
  • Fruit Tree Pruning: why it’s important to prune your fruit trees and how to do it.
  • Demo lesson on teaching pruning to kids

Teacher training workshops are free and open to all ages.  This training combines hands-on organic garden skills with demo lessons and K-12 curriculum workgroups. Please remember to wear sun protection and bring a reusable water bottle.