Spring Class Schedule for 2018


Sturtz & Copeland 

Spring Class Schedule

Contact Sturtz and Copeland to sign up for classes (303) 442-6663

If you would like to set up a private group class, please contact Connie or Jill to schedule a class time! 




If you're looking for a unique outing for friends or family, talk to our staff about customizing a class just for you.  We love hosting a group in the greenhouse.  We can help you create terrariums or fairy gardens, arrange flowers or anything else that strikes your fancy when it comes to growing plants and flowers. 

Call to reserve your spot in our Spring Classes 303-442-6663.  If you'd like to schedule a Custom Class designed especially for you and your friends, please give Connie or Jill a call at 303-442-6663.

Spring Classes 2018

Bee Keeping for Beginners
Saturday March 24th, 10:00 to 2:00
Steve Lechner, Owner, Busy Bee Farm
Do you want to keep honey bees, but aren’t sure how to get started?
This class will cover everything you need to know from day one through 
the first full year of your new adventure, including housing, handling,
harvesting, equipment, common problems, benefits and other questions
you might have in order to be a successful bee keeper.  Bring a copy of
Bee Keeping for Dummies, a notepad and pen.  
Lunch will be provided by Busy Bee Farm
Registration is required—$50   Space is limited
Fairy Garden Magic
Tuesday March 27th, 10:30
Heidi Mehok will teach this  great class for all ages . Design your own fairy garden using 
compatible plants, and then decorate with fairy embellishments! You are welcome to bring 
your own container or come early and choose from our selection.
FREE—Materials not included
Call or come in to register
How to Start Your Vegetables and Flowers from Seed
Saturday April 7th, 11:00
David Burnside from Botanical Interests will help you get your vegetable and flower
gardens started from seeds. He’ll tell you the difference between hybrid, heirloom, open
pollinated, GMO and organic seeds.  Find out what you need to know to feel confident
selecting seeds for your garden.  Then learn simple tips for starting your seeds indoors 
and out to get a head start for spring planting.
FREE—Call or come in to register
Advanced House Plant Care
Saturday April 21st, 8:30 a.m.
Trevor Kuntz will teach you everything you need to know to successfully keep and 
maintain healthy houseplants.  Class will include picking the right plant for the
perfect location, potting, pest and disease control, and fertilizer, soil and watering
FREE—Call or come in to register
Introduction to Planting Annuals, Perennials, Trees and Shrubs
Sunday April 22nd, 8:30 a.m.
Jason Shimmel will be teaching the proper techniques used to successfully plant your outdoor plants.  Topics will include watering, fertilizer, use of soil amendments and more.
FREE—Call or come in to register
Shrubs 101: Techniques For Keeping Your Shrubs Looking Their Best
Sunday May 27th, 8:30 a.m.
Jason Shimmel will be discussing the best techniques to use to help keep your shrubs looking their best.  Proper pruning and fertilizing will be the main topics covered, with an emphasis on flowering shrubs such as hydrangeas and lilacs.  Please bring your questions as well!
Jason Shimmel will teach you how to effectively maintain your established
FREE—Call or Come in to Register
All About Roses  Denver Rose Society
May Date to be Determined
Peggy Williams and Sue Longhini will present this popular rose care class that will
cover selection, planting, fertilizing, pruning and common rose problems.
20% discount on rosebushes for all participants
FREE—Call or Come in to Register
Designing French Gardens
Sunday June 3rd, 9:00
The frost danger is over and you’re ready to plant your flower pots! Cyndy de Chelly
will show you the tricks of the trade in this hands-on class that will cover soil, design,
plant selection, proper watering and fertilizing.  Bring your own container or choose 
from our great selection.
FREE—Materials not included.  Call or Come in to Register
Creating Beautiful Terrariums
Sunday June 10th, 11:00
Sharon Eagle will help you create a wonderful terrarium using your own container or
one of ours.  With Sharon you’ll be able to select the perfect plants and then arrange
them artistically in glass containers.
FREE—Materials not included   Call or Come in to Register


Private Classes Available for

Bridal Showers, Gardening Clubs, 

Ladies Night Out, etc.

For more information contact:

Connie or Jill at 303-442-6663.