The Kent County Extension Office will begin its seventeenth annual Horticulture Lecture Series for the home gardener on Friday, March 6, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. The programs will be held at the Kent County Public Library, 408 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620.
Pre-registration is required. Call 410-778-1661. These events are free of charge. All sessions run from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
The schedule is as follows:
March 6, 2015, “Food Gardening Fun – For Pollinators To People”, lecture by Laura Sanford, Land Protection Specialist with the Eastern Shore Land Conservancy
March 13, 2015, “Straw Bale Gardening”, presentation and panel discussion with Kent & Queen Anne’s County Master Gardeners.
March 20, 2015, “Simply Orchids” by Roger Cole, Owner/Operator of Arvec Orchids, Queen Anne, MD.
March 27, 2015, “How To Save Seeds From Your Favorite Plants”, by Sabine Harvey, UME Kent Program Assistant, Horticulture.
Special Event: Saturday, March 7, 2015, “Seed Swap” at the Kent County Public Library, 408 High St., Chestertown, MD, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Do not need to register. Open to all. Free.
The University of Maryland, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources programs are open to all and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, or national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation, or gender identity and expression.