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Let’s Ketchup on Tomatoes

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

Have you always wanted to grow this delicious fruit?! The most sought-after garden treasure can be challenging to grow in the extreme climate and soils of North Texas. We’ll go into depth, providing tips on how to get the most production out of your tomato plants covering everything from variety selection, proper planting, best irrigation […]

Free

Butterfly Gardening

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

Hosted by the Friends of Coppell Nature Park, Roger Sanderson, Director of Horticulture for Texas Discovery Gardens, will discuss the BEC butterflies of North Texas and gardening options to attract them. Free. For more information please contact: KCB@coppelltx.gov

Weed’em and Reap: Weeds and Watering

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

This class makes sense of two of the most challenging issues many homeowners face.  If you’re having trouble controlling unwanted plants in your lawn and landscape, or if you’re confused about when to water and when to wait, we’re here to help.  Learn the best approach to managing weeds effectively without the over use of […]

DIY Composting 101 at Coppell Senior and Community Center/Old Town Garden 

Old Town Garden 345 West Bethel Road, Coppell, TX

Learn the basics of composting, including how to start your pile, “do’s and don’ts of composting” and also what to do with the compost you create. The second half of the class will be spent in the garden where you can practice hands-on techniques and view composting piles in different stages of decomposition. For more […]

Saving FROM a Rainy Day; DIY Rain Barrel Class

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

This class is a barrel of fun! Rainwater is the best water for your lawn, landscape or vegetable garden; Divert it, Save it, Use it! Come learn the basics and benefits of rainwater harvesting and reduce the effect your stormwater has on the environment. Participants will learn how to collect and utilize rainwater at home. […]

$50

DIY Raised Garden Bed Class

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

Having a raised garden bed at home is a terrific way to grow small plots of flowers or vegetables without the clutter of many containers throughout your yard. A raised garden bed can provide better control of the soil quality and it is easier to remove weeds. Join Keep Coppell Beautiful at the Biodiversity Education […]

$50

Introduction to Vegetable Gardening Class

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

Saturday, February 2nd 9:30am-11:00am & 11:30am-1:00pm In perfect timing for the planting season, Keep Coppell Beautiful is offering two free class opportunities to get tips on how to grow your own food. Local grower Amanda Vanhoozier, will be presenting this popular class on organic vegetable gardening for a healthier 2019. Amanda is a passionate local […]

Introduction to Vegetable Gardening Class

Saturday, February 2nd 9:30am-11:00am & 11:30am-1:00pm In perfect timing for the planting season, Keep Coppell Beautiful is offering two free class opportunities to get tips on how to grow your own food. Local grower Amanda Vanhoozier, will be presenting this popular class on organic vegetable gardening for a healthier 2019. Amanda is a passionate local […]

Composting Class

Coppell Senior Center/ Old Town Garden 345 W. Bethel Road, Coppell, TX

Hosted by Keep Coppell Beautiful, learn the basics of composting, including how to start your pile, “do’s and don’ts of composting” and what to do with the compost you create. The second half of the class will be spent in the garden where you can practice hands-on techniques and view composting piles in different stages […]

Water U Doing?: Water Efficient Sprinklers

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

Hosted by Keep Coppell Beautiful, what are you doing for your landscape? Save water, money and time by giving your sprinkler system a “Spruce Up”. Come learn how minor do it yourself repairs and simple irrigation tips can make a MAJOR impact on your water waste and your water bill. If you’ve got questions about […]

Fall Frolic

Biodiversity Education Center 367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX

The Biodiversity Education Center (BEC) is preparing for the 3rd Annual Fall Frolic event which celebrates nature with hands-on activities and live music along the trail system at Coppell Nature Park. The mile-long nature walk will have eight hands-on activity stations for young explorers. This year’s theme is “I Spy”. Fall Frolickers will have the […]

Free

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