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March 2022

Perennials in the Landscape

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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Join Doris Weakley, Certified Master Gardener and past president of the Davidson County Perennial Plant Society, as she discusses the value of perennials, the importance of ‘right plant, right place’ and sun and shade plants. In addition to being a Certified Master Gardener, Doris developed and implemented a youth program for Master Gardeners as JR GARDENERS CAMP and Coordinated the camp for 15 years.She started a Greenhouse Program for Abintra Montessori School and ran the program for 4 years. She has been President…

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The Dirt on Composting

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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Composting is the perfect way to use food and yard waste to create a soil amendment that will benefit your plants while improving your soil. We’ll cover home composting techniques and get the dirt on getting to know your soil. Two door prizes will be up for grabs – an Earth Machine composter and a 25# bag of Music City Gold slow-release fertilizer. Join Metro Water Services’ Jenn Harrman, Zero Waste Programs Manager and Julie Berbiglia, Education Specialist for a…

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How Plants Grow

March 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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How Plants Grow Class Info

Has your child ever wondered how plants grow? BELL Gardens has the perfect class for them to learn all about the life cycle of a plant and what it needs to thrive.  In this class your child will begin with a lesson about the process from seed to mature plant, do a fun craft to integrate the lesson and finish with a bean in a bag experiment.  They will be able to take home the bean seed to place to…

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April 2022

Wise Watering

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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A wise watering goal is to create a garden and yard that thrive primarily on rain water. We’ll explore ways to create a sponge-like garden and yard that will make the best use of this precious resource while improving water quality in our neighborhood creeks and streams. Together we will learn how much water we need, how to get it to the right places, how to effectively capture the rain, water sources you may be ignoring, and more. Julie Berbiglia,…

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Stress Less with Yoga and Herbs

April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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Stress Less with Yoga and Herbs Class Info

A gentle yoga practice suitable for all skill levels.  Students will incorporate movement with breathing and tips for lowering stress with aromatic, culinary herbs.  Your instructor, Natalie Scholberg, MS,  E-RYT 200, RYT 500* is also a member of the Herb Society of Nashville. GO HERE TO REGISTER:  YOGA Students need to bring their own mat and water. *Natalie has a Master of Science in Marketing Communications and is a  Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT), having completed more than 500 hours of…

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Proper Tree Planting and Care

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Proper Tree Planting and Care

Trees are resilient, but planting using best practices and long-term care can ensure that they live long, healthy lives — providing you with many benefits. Join staff from the nonprofit the Cumberland River Compact to learn more. Presenters are staff members of the Cumberland River Compact’s tree team. Will Caplenor is the Field Supervisor, Chris Hornsby is the Urban Forestry Program Manager, and Meg Morgan is the Root Nashville Campaign Manager at the Cumberland River Compact. GO HERE TO REGISTER:  TREES NOTE:  Students will receive…

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May 2022

Bugs Quit Bugging My Plants!

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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Bugs Quit Bugging My Plants class info

Let’s find out why striving for a bug free yard and garden may be impractical and even unwise. How can we know which bugs to invite in and which to evict? And how can we practice good plant hygiene to thwart diseases? Julie Berbiglia, Metro Water Services Education Specialist will share her low-effort solutions that will benefit your plants and help improve water quality in our creeks and streams. Adopting the actions in the class will earn you 10 inches…

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Proper Tree Planting and Care

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Bell Garden Nashville, 855A Colice Jeanne Road
Nashville, TN 37221 United States
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Proper Tree Planting Class Info

Trees are resilient, but planting using best practices and long-term care can ensure that they live long, healthy lives — providing you with many benefits. Join staff from the nonprofit the Cumberland River Compact to learn more. Presenters are staff members of the Cumberland River Compact’s tree team. Will Caplenor is the Field Supervisor, Chris Hornsby is the Urban Forestry Program Manager, and Meg Morgan is the Root Nashville Campaign Manager at the Cumberland River Compact. NOTE: Students will receive…

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