2021 Summer/Fall Gardening Classes

Are you ready for some low-tech, in-person, hands-on gardening classes?

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Season Extension and Low Tunnel Construction for Fall Vegetables

Saturday, August 21st

1 to 3 p.m.

CCE Broome Ag. Development Center

Now is the time to start your cool season vegetables for a fall harvest.You can easily add 2 weeks to the start and end of the growing season by the use of low tunnels, (frost blankets with supports). Construct you own 4 ft. low tunnel hoops and learn tips and techniques from Master Gardener Volunteers at Cutler Botanic Garden.Hoop material, ½ inch EMT, will be provided.Please dress for the weather and bring a pair of garden gloves. A portion of the class will be held indoors and a portion outdoors.The cost of this class is $20 per household and includes 3 hoops. Each hoop is 4 ft. wide, 4 ft. tall. Additional hoops will be available at the class for $6 each. Class size is limited so pre-registration is required.To register please call 607-772-8953 or visit:www.ccebroomecounty.com/events to register and pay online. 

Tree Identification Walk undefined

Thursday, August 26th

6 to 7:30 pm

Cutler Botanic Garden grounds

Take a guided walk through Cutler Botanic Garden and learn some tree identification techniques and how to use an identification key for some of our native species.Class will be held rain or shine and will meet at the entrance to Cutler Botanic Garden.Please dress for the weather.(In the event of a thunderstorm, class will be cancelled). The cost of the class in $10 per household. Class size is limited so pre-registration is required. To register please call 607-772-8953 or visit: www.ccebroomecounty.com/events to register and pay online. 


Perennials Care Workshopundefined

Saturday, September 18th

1 to 2:30 pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension Ag. Development Center

Are your perennial beds getting a bit out of control? Come and learn about perennial bed care in the fall. Plant division, bed rejuvenation and problem solving will be demonstrated and discussed. Please dress for the weather and bring a pair of garden gloves. Cost of this class is $10 per household. Class size is limited so pre-registration is required. To register, contact at (607) 772-8953 or visit: ccebroomecounty.com to register and pay online.



Grapevine Craftsundefined

Saturday, October 23rd

1 to 2:30 pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension Ag. Development Center

A make and take workshop for grapevine crafts. Learn to identify wild grape vines and make a grapevine wreath. Suitable for ages 10 and up with accompanying adult. Please bring a pair of pruning shears and garden gloves. Cost of the class is $10 per household. Class size is limited so pre-registration is required. To register, contact at (607) 772-8953 or visit: ccebroomecounty.com to register and pay online. 

Contact

Dan Cargill
Information Center
dec24@cornell.edu
(607) 772-8953

Last updated August 12, 2021