Home Gardening Classes

Purdue Extension is Partnering with Clarksville Parks and Recreation

Location: Clarksville Middle School (101 Ettels Lane, Clarksville)

Clark County Extension is collaborating with Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department on their adult education classes starting January to April 2020. As part of this program, Clark County Extension will teach gardening/sustainable natural resource management classes at the Clarksville middle school. The schedule is as below:




January 21

Starting vegetable plants from home not rocket science - Vegetable nursery management 101


February 11

Space management for maximum utilization of the garden


March 3

The What, When and How to Grow Vegetables in your Garden


April 7

Tomatoes, more than just in the garden


There is a nominal fee of $5 for each class to meet presentation expenses.

If you are a home gardener who wants to learn how to grow vegetables for “healthy eating” or want to learn how to garden while mindful of the land and the environment, these classes are for you. Alternatively, if you want to use gardening to exercise and/or bond with your children and grandchildren, or use gardening for its therapeutic benefits, now is the opportunity to acquire the skills you need. You only attend the class(es) that meet your needs.

If you are interested in registering to participate in any of these classes, please visit the Clarksville Parks and Recreation programs website at https://webtrac.clarksvilleparks.com/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html?module=AR&type=HMGA&SessionID=43881b4ab7da479878bd8eb8449133e254f5d757cc3584662c626ea30476983996fca66aac854080217f7a4ab7987324fdbf95e81e5ec2b5fea2642450606b9c

If you have questions about these classes or need a reasonable accommodation to participate, you may contact Nathan Kane (Tel: 812-283-1423; Email: nkane@clarksvilleparks.com) with Clarksville Parks and Recreation or Simon Kafari (Tel: 812-256-4591; Email: skafari@Purdue.edu) with Clark County Extension

Purdue is an equal access/equal opportunity University

Event Properties

Event Date 04-07-2020 6:30 pm
Event End Date 04-07-2020 7:30 pm

County Meetings

Community Events

No events Scheduled Currently