Category Archives: Public Education Events

Gardening for Pollinators – A Redesign of the Glencarlyn Pollinator Bed

Garden Talks in the Glencarlyn Library Community Garden

Learn from Extension Master Gardener interns how they designed and installed a trellis and selected native plants to serve as nectar and host plants for a variety of pollinators in the renovation of the Pollinator Bed at Glencarlyn Library Community Garden. Continue reading

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August 2018 Public Education Events

August 2018 Public Education Programs include: Common Landscape Pests and Diseases of Trees in Landscapes, Summer Blooms in the Garden, Plant Diseases and Pests in Vegetable Gardens and 2 sessions of Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening.

Special Events include the Simpson Gardens Tuesday Stroll, Wednesday Central Library Garden Talks with AFAC and the Extension Master Gardener booth and Competitive Exhibits at the Arlington County Fair.

Don’t forget to check out our Plant Clinics as well! Continue reading

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July 2017 Public Education Events

  Mosquitoes and Ticks:  Identification and Control Monday, July 10, 7-8:30pm, Barrett Branch Library, 717 Queen St., Alexandria 22314 In this fascinating presentation, you will learn the science of how to best control mosquitos and ticks and keep them away … Continue reading

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April 2017 Public Education Events

The following are free public education events for April 2017.  They are open to all! Printable Flyer – MGNV April 2017 Public Education Events Printable Flyer – Garden Talks at Arlington Central Library 2017 Sustainable Landscaping 3: Plant Selection, Design … Continue reading

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