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Square Foot Gardening Training (Vets, East Gloucester and Plum Cove areas)

  • The Open Door 28 Emerson Ave Gloucester, MA (map)

Come to the Backyard Growers flagship garden training program! This training will also be held on March 12th. 

Reserve your spot here!

If you live in the Plum Cove, Veteran's or East Gloucester districts, congrats! You're in the right place!

If you live in the West Parish or Beeman school districts, please choose the March 12th date instead. If you are unable to come to the date that corresponds to your residence, please come to the session that fits your schedule. 

In this hands-on workshop, you will learn about the Square Foot Gardening method, get help from our Garden Mentors, and leave with a finished garden plan.

If you are a participant in the Backyard Garden Program, this training is mandatory. The cost of this workshop is included with your membership in the program.

If you are a FORMER Backyard Growers Program participant, but are no longer currently enrolled, you may attend this refresher course for a discounted price of $10. 

If you are a community member who wants to learn how to grow lots of food in a very small space, please bring a $25 donation to help support our community-based programs. 

Please bring your payment to the event. It is free to reserve your spot.