Douglas County Extension Master Gardener 2018 Advanced Education Presentations

Here’s the list of the monthly programs. We hope to see you there!

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*Meetings are held in the Dreher Building located at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Harper, Lawrence, KS. All General Business meetings will begin at 9am and Advanced Education programs will be from 10:00-11:00am unless otherwise noted. All programs are Free and Open to the Public

January 20 (Sat.) “Hostas: A Carefree Shade Perennial” presented by Jeanne Klein, Douglas Co. EMG. Meeting & Activity Fair at 9am. Presentation from 10:30-11:30am.Open to the Public

February, 21 (Wed.) “Westar Constructed Wetland Treatment – Engineering with Nature” presented by Jared Morrison, Westar Energy. Open to the Public

March 17 (Sat.) “It’s About Thyme, Herbs for the Home Garden” presented by Sandra Siebert, Douglas Co. EMG. 10:00-11:30am. Open to the Public

April 18 (Wed.) “Growing Tomatoes with Flair and Flavor” presented by Jason Graves, Saline Co. Horticulture Agent. Open to the Public

May 19 (Sat.) “Understanding How Pesticides Impact Pollinators” presented by Dr. Raymond Cloyd, of KSU. 10:00-11:30am. Open to the Public

June 20 (Wed.) “Creating and Maintaining a Naturalistic Garden” presented by Jill Kleinberg, Douglas Co. EMG. Presentation 10:00-11:00 am. Following the presentation there will be a garden tour of Jill’s home gardens, 1756 E. 960 Road, Lawrence, KS Open to the Public

July 21 (Sat.) “Edible Landscaping” presented by Sherri Thomas, Johnson Co. EMG. 10:00-11:30am. Open to the Public

August 15 (Wed.) “Noxious Weeds of Kansas” presented by Alan Hollinger, City of Lawrence. Open to the Public

September 15 (Sat.) “Cover Crops in the Garden” presented by Tom Buller, Douglas Co. Horticulture Agent. Open to the Public

October 17 (Wed.) “Creatures of the Night” presented by Lenora Larson, Marais des Cygnes EMG Open to the Public.  

November 10 (Sat.) “Asexual Propagation of Woody Ornamental Plants” presented by Dr. Jason Griffin, KS. Open to the Public

For informatipn call call: 785-843-7058 

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