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Sunday July 24, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Composting and Vermiculture Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Are you tired of buying compost? Come learn how to make your own organic compost from a CSU-trained Master Gardener. We'll show you the secrets of starting and maintaining a compost pile, as well as teach you how to recycle your kitchen scraps into “black gold” by keeping a worm bin. Instead of putting out bags of garden debris destined for the landfill, learn how to recycle that material back into your landscape. Registration for this talk and demonstration is appreciated, but not required.

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Columbine Library
Tuesday August 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM DIY Grow Your Own Herbs Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Stephanie Douglas   3032355275   stephanie.douglas@jeffcolibrary.org
   

Do you like to cook with fresh herbs? Start a kitchen herb garden and stop paying high prices at the supermarket. We'll provide potting soil and some herb seedlings, you just bring your container.  Learn from a  Jefferson County Master Gardener who will demonstrate how to plant and care for herbs at this fun, hands on class.  Please bring a suitable container, trowel and gloves and leave with your new mini herb garden. Registration required.

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Golden Library
        There are 21 spaces available.
Saturday August 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Gardening Series - Putting the Garden to Bed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Let’s get our gardens ready for the upcoming cold weather and have them in great shape for the next growing season. Master Gardeners from the CSU Master Gardener Program will present at our three-class series. Come grow your mind!

No need for a bedtime story, but it’s wise to put your garden to bed properly at the end of the summer. Learn the importance of good garden hygiene and which plants need to be divided and replanted now. Pick up numerous tips for activities that will result in a greener lawn, a long winter’s nap and a healthier and more beautiful garden next year. 

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Columbine Library
Saturday September 10, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Gardening Series - Preserving the Harvest Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Let’s get our gardens ready for the upcoming cold weather and have them in great shape for the next growing season. Master Gardeners from the CSU Master Gardener Program will present at our three-class series. Come grow your mind!

Did you have a good harvest in your vegetable and herb gardens this year? Learn about various techniques for preserving your harvest. Before refrigeration, our great grandmothers used many techniques to save and preserve their hard work. You can capture the flavors of your hard work by dehydrating, infusing, pickling, fermenting, freezing, or canning for use and enjoyment in the upcoming months. 

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Columbine Library
Monday September 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Gardening Series - Preserving Your Harvest Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Let’s get our gardens ready for the upcoming cold weather and have them in great shape for the next growing season. Master Gardeners from the CSU Master Gardener Program will present at our three-class series. Come grow your mind!

Did you have a good harvest in your vegetable and herb gardens this year? Learn about various techniques for preserving your harvest. Before refrigeration, our great grandmothers used many techniques to save and preserve their hard work. You can capture the flavors of your hard work by dehydrating, infusing, pickling, fermenting, freezing, or canning for use and enjoyment in the upcoming months.  

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Monday September 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Gardening Series - Putting your garden to bed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Let’s get our gardens ready for the upcoming cold weather and have them in great shape for the next growing season. Master Gardeners from the CSU Master Gardener Program will present at our three-class series. Come grow your mind!

No need for a bedtime story, but it’s wise to put your garden to bed properly at the end of the summer. Learn the importance of good garden hygiene and which plants need to be divided and replanted now. Pick up numerous tips for activities that will result in a greener lawn, a long winter’s nap and a healthier and more beautiful garden next year. 

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
Monday September 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Gardening Series - Composting and Vermiculture Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Let’s get our gardens ready for the upcoming cold weather and have them in great shape for the next growing season. Master Gardeners from the CSU Master Gardener Program will present at our three-class series. Come grow your mind!

Recycle your kitchen scraps into “black gold” by keeping a worm bin. Vermiculture is an easy and time-tested method of rapidly improving your garden and indoor plants. This class will also cover how to start and maintain an organic compost pile. Instead of putting out bags of garden debris destined for the landfill, learn how to recycle that material back into your landscape. Save money on bags of compost to amend your garden soil next spring.

Suitable for: Adults

    Location: Wheat Ridge Library
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