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Adult Education Classes

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Horticulture and Landscape Design

Spring/Summer 2018 Courses

 

Introduction to Ecological Gardening Part Two: Methods: A Three-Week Class: January 24, 31, February 7; 1 to 4 p.m.

Winter Gardening Tasks:  January 31; 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Growing and Using Culinary Herbs: February 6; 1 to 3 p.m.

Residential Landscape Design: A Four-Week Class: February 13, 20, 27, March 6; 1 to 4 p.m.

Introduction to Ecological Gardening Part Two: Methods B: A Three-Week Class: February 14, 21, 28; 1 to 4 p.m.

Build Your Own Bluebird Box: Tuesday, February 20; 1 to 4 p.m.

Gardening in a Changing Climate: February 22; 1 to 4 p.m.

Spring Gardening Tasks: March 9; 1 to 3 p.m.

Gardening for Pollinators: March 15; 10 a.m. to Noon

Great Garden Roses: March 28; 1 to 3 p.m.

American Bonsai at the Arboretum: A Three-Session Class; March 29, April 19, May 10; 5 to 6 p.m.

Healing Gardens: April 4; 1 to 4 p.m. *(Rescheduled from March 14)

Gardening for the Birds: April 5; 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Grafting and Woody Plant Propagation: April 6; 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Foodscape Revolution: Presentation and Book Signing: April 18; 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Introduction to Ecological Gardening Part One: Principles C: A Three-Week Class: May 17, 24, 31; 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Pocket Meadows: May 22; 10 a.m. to Noon

Botany for Gardeners: A Two-Week Class: May 29, June 5; 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Dry Stack Stone: June 6; 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Living Soil: June 12; 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Summer Gardening Tasks: June 19; 10 a.m. to Noon

Summer Plants of Interest: June 27; 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Introduction to Ecological Gardening, Part Two: Methods C:  A Three-Week Class: July 11, 18, 25; 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

The Triumph of Seeds: July 17; 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Building Stone Steps: July 21; 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Herbaceous Plant Propagation: Thursday, July 26; 1 to 4 p.m.

Learning to Love Your Riparian Buffer: August 1: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 

 

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