Helping Buffalo Gardeners Grow.

Classes & Events

In collaboration with Grassroots Gardens WNY and The Massachusetts Avenue Project we are pleased to offer the following FREE gardening seminars this winter and spring.

All 2021 Classes Will be Held Virtually Unless Noted.

To register, please email


9 Raising backyard chickens with Katie Pfohl
16 Organic disease & pest management with David Clark
23 Native plants & feeding nature with David Clark
30 Herbal fire cider with Stephanie Morningstar


6 Herbal medicinals with Sarah Sorci
20 Veggie gardening: Timing and Tips with Rachel Gottlieb
27 Rainwater harvesting & Best Practices with Akin Olu


6 Container gardening with Patti Jablonski and Brad White
13 Composting 101 with Sashti Balasundaram & Eme Nieves


27 Urban Foraging with Jody Allsbrook *IN PERSON
29 Composting 102 with Lauren Dawes & Sashti Balasundaram *IN PERSON

Urban Roots – 428 Rhode Island St. Buffalo, NY 14213
MAP – 387 Massachusetts Ave Buffalo, NY 14213
Grassroots Gardens WNY – 389 Broadway St Buffalo, Ny 14204

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Your city. Your store. We are a cooperatively-owned, for-profit retail garden center, offering plants and plant-related supplies. We are open to the public and are committed to the betterment of our West Side neighborhoods and to the City of Buffalo.