Join Fleet Farming for Gardening 101, a class intended for new growers to learn the basics of setting up an edible garden, composting, seeding, seasonal planting, and maintenance to keep your garden full of produce. This class is led by the team at Fleet Farming, a non-profit program of IDEAS For Us.
Please be prepared for this program with a notebook and writing utensil for note-taking.
How to join the Zoom Program:
Upon registration for this program, you will receive two emails:
• One email from Eventbrite: you can either disregard this email or save it for your records. No action needed with this message.
• One email from the Center for Health & Wellbeing: this email will contain your link to join the Zoom meeting. Simply select the link and the Zoom Meeting will launch. Please allow yourself five – 10 minutes before program start to launch Zoom and confirm your technology is properly working.
By participating in this program, you agree to the CHWB’s Gracious Space policy.
This class is presented by Carolina Chomanics and Fleet Farming and is hosted by the Winter Park Health Foundation in collaboration with IDEAS For Us. Learn more about Fleet Farming at www.FleetFarming.org
About Your Program Presenter
Caroline Chomanics is a passionate horticulturalist in the Central Florida community having earned her Degree in Landscape and Horticulture Technology from Valencia College and has earned her bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies and Sustainable Urbanism from Rollins College. She developed her horticultural skills while living for 4 years at a Historic Botanical Garden, Nehrling Gardens in Gotha, Florida. Since 2015, Caroline has been Program Manager to Fleet Farming, an urban agriculture program that transforms lawns into farms. She also acts as Chief Administrative Officer to IDEAS For Us which develops, funds, and scales environmental action projects in the focus areas of energy, water, food, waste, and ecology. When she is not farming, she is honored to be the gardening teacher at Inspiring Minds Day School, teaching children about the wonders of the natural world.