Winter Classes 2022 SPSCC

South Puget Sound Community College


Lacey Campus 4220 6th Ave SE

Lacey, WA 98503  360-709-2000

Yelm Community Center

Centralia College

Herbal DIY Bath & Beauty- Tues. Jan. 25th 6-7:30pm. Learn how to make your own herbal bath & beauty products using natural ingredients perfect for giving as gifts or to customize for your personal needs. You will learn how to make several projects including: Balms & Butters, Cleansers & Soaps; Mask & Scrub; Fragrance Spray & Toner; Essential Oil Fragrance Blends, Herbal Bath Salts & Fizzies. Class includes a handout, recipes, and eBook.

Indoor Gardening - Tues. Feb. 8th 6-7:30pm - Discover the joys of indoor gardening. Did you know Houseplants actually clean the air inside your home? Learn how to keep your house plants healthy and happy using organic and natural pest control methods. We will also cover sprouting seeds for grazing on fresh greens all winter long as well as starting seeds indoors to get a jump start on spring. Class includes a handout and eBook. 

There is so much indoor gardening we can do during the winter that helps to beat the blues! Grow your own indoor microgreen garden, fresh sprouts on the countertop, seed starting that saves money and a crash course on growing & caring for houseplants. So much information and ideas packed into this class!


Pruning Your Landscape - Tues. Mar. 8th 6-7:30pm - A fabulous landscape is not only well planted, it is properly groomed. Pruning is not only for the appearance, it can enhance the health of your trees, shrubs and perennials by decreasing risk from disease and insect damage. In this class you will learn basic techniques, tools and equipment, what times of the year to prune as well as how to dead head flowers for prolific blooms. We will have a shrub to practice on for demonstration purposes. Includes a handout and eBook.

This class will take the confusion out of your pruning chores. Once you know when, how and what to prune- at the proper times, you will achieve an amazing landscape! We will discuss how & when to prune trees, shrubs, fruits, canes, berries, vines, grasses, perennials as well as dead heading and dormant spraying. Bring your questions and images for the instructor if desired.