ORISKANY, N.Y. — Cornell Cooperative Extension Oneida County’s Master Gardener Volunteer program is offering gardening pop-up classes in the Extension’s Parker F. Scripture Botanical Gardens located at the Oneida County Farm & Home Center, 121 Second Street, Oriskany, NY. Register online.
Saturday, May 11th:
Dahlia Planting Day: Dig in to this hands-on Dahlia class as our master gardeners take you through prepping your garden soil and correctly planting dahlias tubers. The FREE class runs 11:00 am to noon. Presenters: Susan Kimball and Pat Hagerty, MGV’s.
Saturday, May 11th
Hosta Dig Day: The gardening fun continues from 1:00-3:00 pm as you grab a shovel and practice the proper technique to divide hosta. CCE staff and presenter, Remi Link, will also cover the best growing conditions for hosta during this FREE class. RAIN DATE: Saturday, May 18th. Presenter: Remi Link, CCE Staff.
Saturday, June 1st:
Vegetable Garden Basics: Participants will take part in hands-on activities in the Extension’s raised bed vegetable garden covering everything from seeds, transplants and more. Plus, an indoor power point presentation including handouts. Class time 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. $5 for class, pay at the door. Rain or shine! Presenters: Rosanne Loparco, Lucas Russell, Joanie Gorton, Holly Wise, MGV’s.
Saturday, July 13th:
Growing Microgreens Indoors: Learn how to grow delicious, healthy microgreens while creating your own make and take display. Class time 1:00 -3:00 pm. $5 pay at the door.
Watch our website for details on Foraging Wild Edibles a 2- part workshop. Registration is required for all classes at www.cceoneida.com. For more information, call Terri Harrison at (315) 736-3394 ext. 168 or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
–Cornell Cooperative Extension Oneida County
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