Home Improvement and Energy Conservation


All classes and workshops are located at the Home Improvement and Energy Conservation Lab (Building #3), unless otherwise noted. Our campus is located at 333 Sherman Avenue, New Haven, CT. Click here to view a map of 333 Sherman Avenue's building locations.

For More Information, contact Norma Pantoja at 203-562-0598

 
Class Title Class Date Class Description Class Registration Class Location View Flyer
Home Maintenance 101 Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Your first step in home repairs. Plan your short – and long-term repair, maintenance, and home improvement strategies. This class is suitable for homeowners and homeowners-to-be. To register, please call Norma Pantoja, 203-562-0598.

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Seed Starting & Composting Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

This class teaches you when and how to start growing indoors using lights and water. Identify common problems with seed starting and learn how to keep a compost pile that will keep your garden soil healthy and give vital nutrients to your plants. Participants will plant a six pack of seedlings to bring home.

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Perennial Vegetables and Fruits Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

This class features vegetables, fruits, and herbs that are planted once and return year-after-year, including asparagus, blueberries, thyme, and many more. Learn how to grow and fight pests and diseases of these long lived, under utilized garden plants.

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Native and Invasive Plants Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Learn to identify native and invasive wildflowers and weeds including which are edible or useful for your garden and which need to be dealt with so they don’t spread and destroy your crops.

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