A Garden for All Seasons – Edibles


Presented by the Garden ConservancyMarin Art & Garden Center  and UC Marin Master Gardeners

This community education program on edible gardening is a day-long festival, filled with activities for the whole family. Discover how to PLAN, CULTIVATE, HARVEST, and PRESERVE your edible garden!

“A Garden for All Seasons — Edibles” includes:

Two keynote presentations by:

  • Leslie Bennett and Stefani Bittner, owners of Star Apple Edible + Fine Gardening and authors of The Beautiful Edible Garden
  • Claire Splan, author of California Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

“Table Talks” by Marin Master Gardeners on designing, planting, cultivating, and preserving

Gardening demonstrations and hands-on activities

A presentation by Merrilee Olson, founder of PreserveSonoma, on preserving the edible bounty

Personalized edible garden planning consultations

Demonstrations and talks on heirloom chickens and chicken coops

Beekeeping demonstrations

Garden product vendors and book sellers

Local and organically grown foods and refreshments. Or bring a picnic.

Date and time
Saturday, September 28, 2013
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Marin Art and Garden Center
30 Sir Francis Drake
Boulevard Ross, CA  94957
Click here for a map and directions to the Marin Art & Garden Center


$10 general admission
$25 general admission including keynote speaker presentations
Free for children 12 and under


Register online at ucanr.edu/sites/marinmg

Tickets may also be purchased at the event.