Gardens Growing Families

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Reduce your grocery bill by growing your own vegetables in a community garden!

As a Gardens Growing Families gardener, you and your family will attend FREE classes and workshops on: Importance of Fruits and Vegetables in Your Diet; Gardening: From Seed to Harvest; Integrated Pest Management and Pesticide Use; Food Preparation and Family Meals; Freezing and Canning; and Preparing for a Fall Garden.  New classes include organic topics such as disease and insect control as well as composting.  Check back for a schedule of class offerings!

The Henrico Master Gardeners will also be available at the garden sites to answer questions and provide timely information on specific vegetables and diseases.

Apply today! Call the Henrico Extension Office at (804) 501-5160 for more information.


If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please call the Henrico Extension Office at 804-501-5160/TDD* during business hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30p.m.  *TDD number is (800) 828-1120.

Contact Us

Extension Office

Physical Address
8600 Dixon Powers Dr.
Henrico Government Complex
Human Services Building
Henrico, VA 23228

(804) 501-5160

(804) 501-5169

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775


Office hours:
8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. EST,
Monday through Friday