Learn to grow your own

Courtesy Slow Food

Slow Food Lake Tahoe and the University of California Cooperative Extensions Master Gardeners of Lake Tahoe are hosting free workshops on growing garden plants. Participants will have the opportunity to receive various vegetables or fruits to plant, while participating in a Master Gardener study to help identify successful varieties for the unique Tahoe-Truckee climate.

Sip wine, meet new friends and enjoy instruction from an expert high-elevation gardener all in the beauty of the Truckee Demonstration Garden in Truckee Regional Park. The workshops are 5 to 6:30 p.m. starting on May 22. | Register slowfoodlaketahoe.org

Class schedule
May 22 | Grow Your Own Potatoes
May 29 | Grow Your Own Raspberries
June 5 | Grow Your Own Kale and Lettuce
June 12 | Grow Your Own Tomatoes
June 19 | Grow Your Own Organic Garden 101