All of our gardening classes are FREE to the public.
Classes Start at 1:oo p.m.
No pre-registration is required for classes. Come a little early to get a good seat! The classes are about 1 hour with a question and answer period afterwards. If there is a lab it will follow right after the class and will last approximately ½ hour. There will be handouts, special coupons and discounts for those attending the class. Bring your friends and neighbors!
March 3: PRUNING & DORMANT SPRAY
Learn all the ins and outs of pruning fruit trees, landscape trees and shrubs. Learn all about when and how to apply dormant spray to prevent insect damage to trees and fruit. This class is a very popular with our customers with lots of good information shared. Bill Varga-USU Horticulturist is our specialist who will be teaching this class. Various chemicals and tools will be on display and explained during the class.
March 10: GROWING RASPBERRIES IN THE HOME GARDEN
Mike Pace with USU Extension will be sharing the details on how to plant, grow and prune your raspberries to bring a successful and delicious harvest!
March 17: INSECT & WEED CONTROL
Our Chemical expert, Bruce Betteridge will be teaching all about the various chemicals available to control the various pests that invade your yard and garden. From bugs to weeds, he can answer all your questions and help you find the right product for your gardening challenge.
March 24: Growing Grapes in the Home Garden
Get luscious grapes from your backyard vines with more expert advice from Mike Pace, USU Extension. He'll have you planting, fertilizing, harvesting and pruning like a professional!
April 7: PLANT/IRRIGATE/FERTILIZE/HARVEST GARDENS
Our very own Bill Varga and William Call will share their expertise on preparing the soil, how to water efficiently, fertilizing properly, as well as harvesting tips for the home garden to get the best yields for your space.
April 14: FAIRY GARDENS
Bring the kids, your own container and your imaginations! Fairy Gardens are delightful to both young and not so young! Come see some easy beginner ideas to get you started on your magical adventure. Shauna Call and Heather Strong will be sharing their fairy garden experience to get you inspired.
April 21: ORNAMENTAL GRASSES
Ornamental grasses are a fabulous addition to any yard. They are water wise and provide seasonal interest. Come learn the many virtues of grasses in the landscape and how to plant and care for them from Bill Varga.
Do you have gardening/yard questions? Bring them to us and we can help. If possible bring photos or samples of your problem with you. 10-11:00 am and 3-4:00pm.