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Description:

Learning and following best practices will lead to best results in your vegetable garden. Topics will include how to prepare soil, the selection and timing of vegetable varieties, good upkeep, and using integrated pest management techniques to control insects and diseases organically. Growing your own food can be economical, educational, and fun.

High Point Public Library - Morgan Room
901 North Main Street
High Point, NC
(336) 883-3660

Classes are free!
No pre-registration required.
QUESTIONS?
Call Lauren Taubert at 336-641-2400
or by email at
Lauren_taubert@ncsu.edu

Apr 18 Wed

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1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, USA 1420 Price Park Dr, Greensboro, NC 27410, USA Guilford County Center 21 hours away
Description:

If you have limited space, sun, or time - a set of containers can be a wonderfully productive garden space. Grow some of your own vegetables and herbs to eat better and also save on your food budget! We'll cover all the basics of the best ways to do it: with the right location, good timing, an easy plan, and a little tending.

* Programs are designed to be approximately one hour long, but may run slightly over depending on questions and discussion - which are encouraged!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
To register for your choice of session and location: go.ncsu.edu/growing_green_way

Apr 20 Fri
3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405, USA 3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405, USA Guilford County Center 2 days away
Description: Attention Childcare Instructors!

Join us for this training to learn our “Adventures in Learning” curriculum. This summer camp guide, designed for school age children, explores: nutrition, manners, bugs, plants, scientific experiments, and puppetry.

 

During the training, you will receive an activity book and supplies valued at $10

 

Cost is $10 per participant

Saturday, April 21, 2018

8:30 AM—1:00 PM

 

Guilford County Cooperative Extension

3309 Burlington Road

Greensboro, NC 27405

 

 

Please RSVP and pay by April 9th at: http://go.ncsu.edu/childcaretraining

Apr 21 Sat
2 days away
Description:

On Saturday, April 21st, the NCExtension Master GardenerSM Volunteers of Guilford County will hosttheir 5th Annual Family Gardening Day. From 10:00 am until 2:00 pm,this FREE event will demonstrate gardening techniques for those with limitedresources: whether time, space, income, or mobility. The theme this year is“Back Porch Gardening” and will use containers of various sizes to demonstrateplanting vegetables, herbs, and companion flowers in small areas. There will belearning stations on other related topics as well as fun activities forchildren. A tomato expert with NC A&T State University will hold a Questionand Answer session, and an Enabling Garden will be on display for those withdisabilities. While the event is focused on education, there will be plenty ofactivites for the entire family to enjoy. Family Gardening day is being held atthe Guilford County Cooperative Extension Office in the Demonstration Garden at3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405. This event is free and will be heldrain or shine.

Apr 21 Sat
401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, USA 401 Ashland Dr, Greensboro, NC 27403, USA Guilford County Center 3 days away
Description:

If you have limited space, sun, or time - a set of containers can be a wonderfully productive garden space. Grow some of your own vegetables and herbs to eat better and also save on your food budget! We'll cover all the basics of the best ways to do it: with the right location, good timing, an easy plan, and a little tending.

* Programs are designed to be approximately one hour long, but may run slightly over depending on questions and discussion - which are encouraged!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
To register for your choice of session and location: go.ncsu.edu/growing_green_way

Apr 22 Sun
3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405, USA 3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405, USA Guilford County Center 5 days away
Description:

If you have limited space, sun, or time - a set of containers can be a wonderfully productive garden space. Grow some of your own vegetables and herbs to eat better and also save on your food budget! We'll cover all the basics of the best ways to do it: with the right location, good timing, an easy plan, and a little tending.

* Programs are designed to be approximately one hour long, but may run slightly over depending on questions and discussion - which are encouraged!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
To register for your choice of session and location: go.ncsu.edu/growing_green_way

Apr 24 Tue
4860 Lake Jeanette Rd, Greensboro, NC 27455, USA 4860 Lake Jeanette Rd, Greensboro, NC 27455, USA Guilford County Center 1 week away
Description:

If you have limited space, sun, or time - a set of containers can be a wonderfully productive garden space. Grow some of your own vegetables and herbs to eat better and also save on your food budget! We'll cover all the basics of the best ways to do it: with the right location, good timing, an easy plan, and a little tending.

* Programs are designed to be approximately one hour long, but may run slightly over depending on questions and discussion - which are encouraged!

CLASSES ARE FREE
Pre-Registration Is Requested
To register for your choice of session and location: go.ncsu.edu/growing_green_way

Apr 26 Thu