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Description:

Join Master Gardener Volunteer Ellen Roberts at the Unity Park and Community Garden on Tuesdays during the season to see what’s growing in her Square Foot Garden Demonstration Bed.

Each Tuesday, Ellen will talk about what’s growing, what is ready to harvest, and what is going to be planted next in the bed. She will offer tips for growing different vegetables using the Square Foot Gardening method.

These events are free and open to all audiences.

Tuesdays at the Square Foot Garden will continue through the fall and will feature special topics such as pollinator gardens, grains and beans, hot peppers, and ginger and turmeric later in the season.

Below are the dates- More will follow, please keep checking back!

May 22, June 12, 2018

Jun 12 Tue

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120 Hospital Ave., NE, Lenoir, NC 28645 120 Hospital Ave., NE, Lenoir, NC 28645 Caldwell County Center 1 week away
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Notice: The Caldwell County Beekeepers' meeting normally scheduled the 3rd Thursday of each month, will be pushed out one week due to the State Beekeepers Conference which causes a scheduling conflict. Note Caldwell County Beekeepers will meet July 26 instead of July 19 this month.

Monthly county beekeepers meeting. Meetings are held in various meeting rooms at the Caldwell County Library. For more information contact Doug Galloway 828.612.1531 or dmg623@hotmail.com or Patrick Muldoon at 828.754-4425.

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Jul 26 Thu
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Description: Pollinator Education Session


When: Saturday August 4, 2018- 10 am - 12 pm
Where: **NOTE: The first part of this class will be held at the Caldwell County Public Library (120 Hospital Ave NE, Lenoir, NC) and the second part will be at Unity Park and Community Gardens (1419 College Ave SW, Lenoir, NC). Participants will provide their own transportation between the library and garden.

Did you know that 75% of the world's food crops depend in part on pollinators? Join Caldwell Extension Master Gardeners and the Caldwell County Beekeepers' Association for an educational session all about pollinators, their importance, and what you can do to protect them.

The class will start with an indoor session in Room 2 at the Caldwell County Public Library at 10 am. Then at 11 am, participants will caravan to Unity Park and Community Gardens to see the newly established pollinator garden and learn about honeybees. Light refreshments will be served.

There is no charge to attend this event; however, prior registration is requested. To register, please call 828-757-1290 or follow this link: Pollinator Education Session Registration.
Aug 4 Sat
Unity Garden – 1519 College Ave, SW, Lenoir Unity Garden – 1519 College Ave, SW, Lenoir Caldwell County Center 3 weeks away
Description:

Want to move beyond veggies and fruits? This class will explore easy to grow grains and beans suitable for home production.

CLASSES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ATTEND ALL CLASSES; HOWEVER, WE ASK THAT YOU REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

Register by calling

828.757.1290

For accommodations for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact our office at 828-757-1290 at least two weeks prior to the event.

NC State University and N.C. A&T State University are collectively committed to positive action to secure equal opportunity and prohibit discrimination and harassment regardless of age, color, disability, family and marital status, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, political beliefs, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation and veteran status.NC State, N.C. A&T, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments cooperating.

Aug 7 Tue
120 Hospital Ave., NE, Lenoir, NC 28645 120 Hospital Ave., NE, Lenoir, NC 28645 Caldwell County Center 4 weeks away
Description:

Monthly county beekeepers meeting. Meetings are held in various meeting rooms at the Caldwell County Library. For more information contact Doug Galloway 828.612.1531 or dmg623@hotmail.com or Patrick Muldoon at 828.754-4425.

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Aug 16 Thu
Library Meeting Rooms, 120 Hospital Ave., NE, Lenoir, NC 28645 Library Meeting Rooms, 120 Hospital Ave., NE, Lenoir, NC 28645 Caldwell County Center 1 month away
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Aug 21 Tue
Unity Garden – 1519 College Ave, SW, Lenoir Unity Garden – 1519 College Ave, SW, Lenoir Caldwell County Center 1 month away
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Gardening doesn’t end with summer! We can grow many vegetables in the fall including greens, broccoli, cabbage and more. Come help us plant and take home transplants for your home garden!

CLASSES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ATTEND ALL CLASSES; HOWEVER, WE ASK THAT YOU REGISTER IN ADVANCE.

Register by calling

828.757.1290

For accommodations for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact our office at 828-757-1290 at least two weeks prior to the event.

NC State University and N.C. A&T State University are collectively committed to positive action to secure equal opportunity and prohibit discrimination and harassment regardless of age, color, disability, family and marital status, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, political beliefs, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation and veteran status.NC State, N.C. A&T, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments cooperating.

Aug 28 Tue