Events

The Mukilteo Community Garden is getting out in the community and offering gardening classes, holding Fresh Fruit and Veggie Drives, and supporting the Senior Center with their Shred Day Event.   Everyone is welcome to come and join the fun!

Class - Lets get Sprouting!

Date: February 10

Time: 10:00-11:00am 

Fee: FREE

Location: Rosehill Community Center

This is a hands on class. You will learn how to properly start seeds and the different ways to care for them, whether you have a greenhouse or not. You will be helping to start seeds for the MCG, as well as, seeds to take home. We will discuss planning a vegetable garden and companion planting.


Class - Lets get Sharp!

Date: March 10

Time: 10:00-11:00am 

Fee: FREE

Location: Rosehill Community Center

Bring your pruners and learn how to get them ready for the season. You will learn cleaning techniques, tricks to keeping them so for the season and how to prevent the spreading of fungus and disease.


Class - Our Soil is Alive!

Date: April 14

Time: 10:00-11:00am 

Fee: FREE

Location: Mukilteo Community Garden

Come and learn how to transplant the seedlings from last month with a lesson on garden soil, potting soil, compost and growing alternatives spaces=window boxes, pots, vertical. 

QFC Fresh Fruit and Veggie Drive

Date: April 29

Time: 10:00-1:00pm

Location: QFC - Mukilteo Speedway

The Mukilteo Community Garden will be collecting donations of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables at the QFC located at 11700 Mukilteo Speedway.  All donations will be delivered to the Mukilteo Food Bank.  Look for our booth and come out and donate or just say Hi.


Class - Slugs, Beetles and Bunnies, Oh My!

Date: May 12

Time: 10:00-11:00 am
Fee: FREE

Location: Mukilteo Community Garden

Bring bugs, diseased plant samples and questions. This is a golden opportunity! Learn the organic ways to pest control, disease prevention and if using a chemicalthe proper times of when and how, and what is safest for you, your home yard and the environment.


Ace Hardware Q&A

Date: May 12

Time: 10:00-12:00 am
Location: Mukilteo Ace Hardware
Members of the Mukilteo Community Garden will be at the Ace Hardware at 12680 Mukilteo Speedway, to answer any vegetable gardening questions.  We will also be providing information about the Garden.  Stop on by. 


Class - Heat Lovers and One to Grow On

Date: June 9

Time: 10:00-11:00 am

Fee: FREE

Location: Mukilteo Community Garden

Learn about growing heat loving vegetables: Tomatoes, peppers and eggplants.  We will also be talking about the benefits of trellis’ and vertical growing.


Class - No Sweat
Date: July 14

Time: 10:00-11:00 am

Fee: FREE

Location: Mukilteo Community Garden

Getting the most out of watering is important. We will teach how much, how often, along with technic: soaker hoses, drip irrigation, water spikes, etc.


Class - Time for A Long Winters Nap
Date: September 8

Time: 10:00-11:00 am

Fee: FREE

Location: Mukilteo Community Garden

Plans for putting your beds to sleep for the season, as well as, planning for a winters garden to extend the growing season if giving the garden up is just too hard!