Audubon at Home Wildlife Sanctuary Program
AAH helps people create and maintain natural habitat (for birds, amphibians, reptiles and the insects that support them), around their homes and community space. Read more.
Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic
This native of woodlands throughout eastern North America has seasonal interest from early spring blossoms through vivid fall leaves. After the flowers, berries arrive and are ready for picking in early summer or can be left on the tree to share with some 58 wildlife species and 35 bird species. Learn more.
Master Gardeners’ Bookshelf
While it’s time to put many of our garden beds to rest for the winter, some gardeners may enjoy perusing a new Arlington Library acquisition to help them plan their plantings of edibles for the spring growing season. Read more.
Making Your Yard Sustainable: A Landscape for Life™ Workshop Series
Six Saturdays, January 25 to March 1, 2014, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford Street, in Arlington
Get practical advice on how to improve your soil, conserve water and energy, and select the right plants and materials to create a beautiful garden at home that also protects our environment at large. In this six-part series led by Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners and other local experts, each session builds awareness of recommended horticultural practices and sustainability principles, all in the context of our local conditions and resources. Participants will develop a plan to improve the sustainability of their own yards. Just $75 per household for all six in-depth workshops. Class size is limited to 20 households.
To register by mail with a personal check, please contact the VCE Master Gardener Help Desk (703-228-6414 or email@example.com).
Upcoming MGNV Events
Our upcoming events are listed in this calendar. For more information on any event, use the Event Calendar menu above to see full writeups.
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