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Lunchtime Learning in Monticello with Sullivan Renaissance | Sep. 24, 2018
Sullivan Renaissance and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County are hosting a series of FREE, hands-on gardening instruction. Learn how to create and care for a garden from the ground up, start to finish! CCE Sullivan County Master Gardener Volunteers will teach horticulture basics and demonstrate how to use these skills in a garden project. Whether you are already involved in a project, would like to volunteer or just want to grow your own garden— these classes are for you!
Gardening 101: Tips and Tricks for Designing and Planting a Successful Garden will be presented on April 6. Gardening 102: Weeds, Vegetables and Flowers, taking place on May 4, will explain edible and reliable plant choices and how to manage weeds. On June 1, Master Gardeners will present planting demonstrations during Gardening 103: Putting it All Together – Digging and Delegating.
Classes will be taught by Diana K. Weiner, Horticulture Coordinator for Sullivan Renaissance and Sullivan County Master Gardener Volunteers, led by Dayna Gaeta Community Horticulture Program Educator.
Participants may attend one or all of the sessions, attendees completing all three classes will receive a certificate and special gift from Sullivan Renaissance. Classes will be held at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center and Teaching Garden, 64 Ferndale-Loomis Road in Liberty from 6 to 8 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Space is limited and pre-registration is requested. To register, visit SullivanRenaissance.org or call the Sullivan Renaissance office at 845-295-2445. Event details can also be found on the Sullivan Renaissance Facebook and Twitter pages.
Sullivan Renaissance is a beautification and community development program principally funded by the Gerry Foundation.