Gardening Classes

Free seeds & plant starts:

Seeds and plant starts are free and available to the public on a seasonal basis at Oregon Food Bank headquarters.

Seeds:

  • Pick up at the front desk during regular business hours.

Starts:

  • We can give you a call when we have starts available.  Call our front desk to be added to the interest list: 503-282-0555.

Seed to Supper Classes

Seed to Supper™ is a free beginning vegetable gardening course that teaches participants how to garden on a budget. In this interactive class, participants gain new knowledge and skills to be able to start a garden and grow some of their own food.

Free Seed to Supper classes – Portland metro area:

Clackamas County

For more information on Seed to Supper classes please email Sara Bickford at Sbickford@oregonfoodbank.org.

Multnomah County

For more information on Seed to Supper classes please email Sara Bickford at Sbickford@oregonfoodbank.org.

Washington County

For more information on Seed to Supper classes please email Sara Bickford at Sbickford@oregonfoodbank.org.

Free gardening workshops – Portland metro area:

Multnomah County

Midland Library
June 11, Sunday 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Gilbert Park Elementary
Offered in English and Spanish.
June/Junio 3, Saturday/Sabado 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

To register, or for more information, please contact Sara Cross Bickford at sbickford@oregonfoodbank.org.

Washington County

For more information, please contact Sara Cross Bickford at sbickford@oregonfoodbank.org.

Clackamas County

Monthly workshops are available at the following locations:

Clackamas Housing Authority
Hillside Manor

For more information, please contact Sara Cross Bickford at sbickford@oregonfoodbank.org.

Be Notified of Classes
View Map of Current Classes

Questions? Contact:

Devin Dinihanian
Statewide Garden Education Coordinator
ddinihanian@oregonfoodbank.org
971-230-1666