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Individual Organic Gardening Coaching


Are you new to organic gardening and need help getting started? Or maybe you want to improve your existing home garden. Beginner and seasoned gardeners alike will learn useful tips and tricks to apply to your specific home garden and achieve your goals while working with gardening specialist and beloved instructor, Jolie Donohue.

Program Details
  • Review the instructor bio and schedules to select and register for a package.
  • Sessions are 30 minutes and Jolie will contact you by the first week of the term to schedule your three sessions. Use your sessions within the term; no refunds for unused sessions. Individual sessions must be cancelled with Jolie 24 hours in advance; otherwise the session is counted against your package total. You must be registered before participating in a session.

Refund/Drop Policy

If you want to drop, you must do so online via MyPCC or by contacting a Registration office within six calendar days after the start of the term. No drops or refunds on partially used  packages.

Spring 2021 Individual Organic Gardening Coaching Instructor Profiles and Availability

Jolie Donohue
Availability: Mon/Fri, 3pm-5pm; Sat 2pm-4pm

Jolie believes everyone can be successful in gardening and that it should be fun! Her strength-based approach, warmth, sense of humor and extensive experience have made her a popular gardening teacher, consultant and speaker.

As an educator and therapeutic gardening specialist, Jolie has planted her passion for gardening and the healing power of nature at colleges, elementary schools, nurseries, hospitals, long term care, assisted living, prisons, and vocational programs. She enthusiastically works with gardeners of all ages, abilities and backgrounds.