Winter Gardening Series 2020

Winter Gardening Series 2020

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    Location

    NHS New Haven

    333 Sherman Avenue

    Building 3

    New Haven, CT 06511

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    Refund policy

    Refunds up to 7 days before event

    Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

    Description

    Are you or a loved one a gardener who can't wait? Prepare for Spring with our 6-class organic vegetable gardening series tought by Advanced Certified Master Gardener Rachel Ziesk! All classes take place on Saturdays from 10:00am to 12:00pm at NHS New Haven, 333 Sherman Ave. Building #3.

    Single classes are available at the Help a Neighbor rate. You can help everyone attend.

    March 14: Seed Starting - Start your own seedlings! Learn about when to start indoor seedlings, watering, using lights, and dealing with common problems.Everyone will get to plant a six-pack of seedlings to take home. We will also review which crops can be planted directly outdoors and when.

    March 28: Weeds: the Good, the Bad, and the Tasty - Some weeds are actually native wildflowers benefitting your vegetable garden's pollinators. Some are invasive horrors with plans to take over your garden. And some are edible, delicious little morsels that can be harvested and enjoyed.

    past classes:

    January 25: Soils and Composting - The most important component for a successful garden is soil health. Learn how to make your own compost and everything else you need to keep your soil healthy for the most productive garden.

    February 8: Garden Planning & Season Extenders - Ensure a long and productive growing year with row covers, organic mulch, cold frames and more! Get the most out of even a small garden space.

    February 22: Cool Weather Crops - Start your garden as soon as the soil thaws, even in mid-March! This class covers how and when to plant cool weather crops and manage their pests and diseases.

    February 29: Warm Weather Crops - Learn how to make the best of our growing season including which warm weather crops are best started indoors, which can be direct seeded, what conditions and fertilizers each crop prefers and how to fight their pests and diseases organically.

    Scholarships available. Please contact Kathy at 203-562-0598 ext. 225, or at kfay@nhsofnewhaven.org for scholarship details.


    FAQs

    What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

    You can take the 243 bus or the 241 bus to Sherman Ave. We have onsite parking and bicycle racks.


    How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    Kathy Fay, (203) 562-0598 ext. 225, kfay@nhsofnewhaven.org


    What's the refund policy?

    Contact the organizer if you need a refund.


    Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

    No.


    Can I update my registration information?

    Contact the organizer to update.


    Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

    Yes, but please let the organizer know.


    Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

    Yes.

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