We value education at CommonWealth Urban Farms – sharing the knowledge we’ve learned by making mistakes and learning from the community around us. We have several ways for you to get involved in learning with CommonWealth Urban Farms.


A weekly hands-on learning experience every Saturday from 9am-noon. Visit the CommonWork page for more details.

Garden School

Each spring-fall, we offer classes each month with topics for beginning gardeners as well as those who have had their hands in the dirt for years. For our current schedule, visit the Garden School page.

Beginning Gardener Video Series

Have you ever wanted to start a garden but didn’t know how? Start right here with us at Commonwealth Urban Farms, and discover everything you need to know to be successful, even if you’ve never planted before! Follow along with our 26 video series throughout the season to get started with your home garden! To view the series, visit the Beginning Gardener Video Series page.