Monthly Archives: August 2017

Autumnfest! Glencarlyn Library Community Garden

Sunday, September 17  10 am – 3 pm Glencarlyn Library Garden, 300 S. Kensington St, Arlington. 22204 Bring the family and celebrate with free tastes of herbal treats and drinks, a Naturalist with critters, a balloon artist and face painters! … Continue reading

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Help Desk Highlights, Vol. 4

By Jolene Mafnas, VCE Agricultural and Natural Resources Intern Our Horticultural Help Desk receives many queries each week. Thanks to Jolene Mafnas for pulling together some of the common questions and providing answers and additional resources. This edition focuses on: … Continue reading

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Encounters with America’s First Gardeners

By Wendy Mills, Certified Master Gardener Earlier this summer I participated in  a study tour to explore the culture and traditions of Pueblo peoples of New Mexico. The First Nations Development Institute, a Denver-based non-profit, conducted the tour, which focused … Continue reading

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The Organic Vegetable Demonstration Garden’s Annual Taste and Tour

Sunday, September 10  1 pm – 4 pm Potomac Overlook Regional Park, 2845 N. Marcey Road, Arlington, VA 22207 Enjoy samples from the garden and talk with Master Gardeners about growing vegetables in Northern Virginia, with a special emphasis on … Continue reading

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