Vegetable Gardening for Beginners
~ Learn to Grow Your Own Vegetables in 2014 ~
St Gregory Episcopal Church Community Garden Club is planning a class just for you! This introductory class is called “Grow Your Own Food! Vegetable Gardening for Beginners.” Topics will include: site selection, bed preparation, soil science, amendments and fertilizers, planting seeds and transplants, mulching, proper watering techniques, weeding, harvesting, pest management, and season extension. No prior experience is needed. It is open to the public. This intensive fast paced presentation with slides and handouts packs a lot of information into a two hour class. You will get your money’s worth and more!
Date: Saturday, February 22, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM to 9:00 am – Breakfast Buffet
9:00 am to 11:00 am – Presentation
Place: St Gregory Episcopal Church, 6653 Chatfield Ave, Littleton, CO 80128 (corner of Chatfield and Pierce)
Breakfast Included: Bagels, Pastries, Fruit, Cheese, Juice, Coffee
Donation: $5.00 cash or check payable at the door
Speaker Info: Julie Pfankuch is a Master Gardener, professional speaker, writer and owner of The Garden Helper. Julie has been teaching gardening to community groups for over 10 years.