Education

Lectures, Workshops, Trips, and Tours

Creating a beautiful arrangement, learning about the latest garden trend, and touring breath-taking gardens locally and abroad are just a few of the educational opportunities we offer! Visit the Calendar of Events to see our upcoming opportunities.

 

Gardening Program at Delores J. Baylor Women’s Correctional Institution (BWCI)

Working with volunteers from the The Garden Club of Wilmington, we take our classes inside the prison walls. Volunteers and staff organize horticulture classes and gardening activities at BWCI, inspiring participants towards green and healthy futures.

Delaware's only green jobs training programs for unemployed, underemployed, and previously incarcerated men and women. 

DCH trains and facilitates job placement in the horticultural field for men and women recently released from Delaware’s correctional system.

What could be more rewarding for a gardener than to support an organization that encourages good horticulture through community programs and educational events while enjoying...
— Patsy Bussard
Board Member & Volunteer