Beginning Watercolor

Fri, Nov. 7; 9 am - 3 pm

Have you always wanted to learn how to watercolor paint but not sure where to start? Join Instructor and Artist Karen Ramsey on November 7 for an opportunity to learn the tools needed to become a practicing watercolor painter. The one-day workshop is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost is $80 or $75 for members. To register, please call The Gardens at 970-416-2486.

Colorado Gives Day - Dec. 9

Give Where You Live

Support us on Colorado Gives Day!

Colorado’s largest one-day online giving event, presented by Community First Foundation and FirstBank, is coming up and we need your support.

On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, thousands of donors will come together to support Colorado nonprofits like ours. Last year, a record-breaking $20.9 million was distributed to Colorado nonprofits. Our portion was $7,500. This year, our goal is to raise $10,000.

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Fall Classes for Adults

As the gardening season winds down for you, take some time to learn new skills and perfect old ones through our series of Fall Classes for adults. There is something for everyone from novice gardener to seasoned pro.

Full class descriptions and registration...

Mulch Anyone?

We've got it.

Here's what you need to know:

  • The mulch is FREE!
  • Mulch is stored in the northeast corner of our parking lot.
  • Self-serve only so please bring a shovel.
  • You can load any time - The Gardens does not have to be open.
  • Mulch is re-supplied by City of Fort Collins Forestry as available.

2014 Official Sponsors

Special thanks to our Official Sponsors, University of Colorado Health, Eye Center of Northern Colorado, Co's BMW Center and MINI of Loveland, and Outpost Sunsport. Their generous support allows us to continue to Take Root. Grow. Flourish.

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Contact Us:

2145 Centre Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80526

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Our Hours:

May 1–Sept. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.–Fri.
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
noon–5 p.m. Sun.

Oct. 1–Apr. 30
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon. - Fri.
9 a.m.–4 p.m. Sat.
(closed Sunday)


Friday, October 31
No events today.

The Gardens on Spring Creek is the community botanic garden of Fort Collins, Colorado. Visit our display gardens, take a gardening class, enjoy our special events and...Take Root. Grow. Flourish.