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. 
Return-to-work crew members, recently released from Delaware’s correctional system and trained by TheDCH, have planted hundreds of trees throughout Wilmington.
Coming from prison, to be working with trees, to be honest with you: trees saved my life. I've seen the other side, and it was very rewarding to have the opportunity to work...
— Jeffrey Berry
RTW Green Crew program graduate