Classes for Adults and Families

Classes are diverse and geared at all levels of learning and experience. Topics include:

  • Urban homesteading techniques
  • Waste minimization ideas
  • Helpful hints for homeowners

See upcoming Green Living class listings or call (314) 577-5140 or email for more information.


Sustainability Tours

The EarthWays Center offers a tour of the Missouri Botanical Garden’s sustainable features such as local green buildings, resource extraction sites, power production sites and more.

Email Maggie McCoy at to coordinate a tour.



Check out this podcast hosted by our Green Resources Manager, Jean Ponzi.
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Green STEM

STEM SaturdayTake advantage and learn from a traveling STEM program that engages with students throughout the St. Louis region about plants and the natural environment.
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Green Resources Info Service

Whatever your question, the Garden's sustainable-living experts are at your service! We can help you find Green products and services, evaluate Green claims and plan your Green home or lifestyle project. Learn more

Contact us today at (314) 577-0246 or


Volunteer for the EarthWays Center

A great way to get introduced to the “green scene” here in St. Louis.
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Green Living Festival

Visitors learn about rainscaping at the festivalHelp your family, friends and coworkers live green! The Missouri Botanical Garden’s annual Green Living Festival is back in 2024 and will be hosted as a single-day event on Saturday, June 1. Save the date!

Join regional experts, and dive into a day of learning, exploring and engaging in ideas for sustainable lifestyles.