Category Archives: Public Education Events

October 2017 Public Education Events

Come to our free public education events in October 2017. Topics include Tour Our Gardens in Bon Air Park; Simpson Gardens Stroll; Tree Selection, Planting and Care; Composting and What To Do With All That Leaf and Yard Waste; Putting Your Garden To Bed; and Native Grasses and Sedges for the Home Garden.

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September 2017 Public Education Events

The following are free public education events for September 2017. Garden Talk at Arlington Central Library: Cover Crops for Healthy Soil  Wednesday, September 6, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Arlington Central Library, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington VA 22201 Sowing cover crops can … Continue reading

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August 2017 Public Education Events

The following are free public education events for August 2017. Garden Talk at Arlington Central Library: Food Preservation Wednesday, August 2, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Arlington Central Library, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington VA 22201 Learn how to freeze, can, dehydrate, & … 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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June 2017 Public Education Events

The following are free public education events for June 2017. Printable Flyer–MGNV June 2017 Public Education Events Printable Flyer – Garden Talks at Arlington Central Library 2017 Waterwise Gardening Monday, June 5, 7-8:30 p.m. Fairlington Community Ctr, 3308 S. Stafford St., Arlington, … Continue reading

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May 2017 Public Education Events

The following are free public education events for May 2017.  They are open to all! Printable Flyer – MGNV May 2017 Public Education Events Printable Flyer – Garden Talks at Arlington Central Library 2017 Container and Balcony Gardening Tuesday, May 2, … Continue reading

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Spring is here and . . .

the Virginia Cooperative Extension office in Arlington is here with a host of services and programs to help you with all your landscape and gardening needs!! FREE Seeds for vegetables and flowers are available during office hours. “Take all you want, … 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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March 2017 Public Education Events

Printable Flyer – MGNV March 2017 Public Education Events Printable Flyer – Garden Talks at Arlington Central Library 2017 Spring Lawn Care, You Can Do It!  (note that class is offered twice) Saturday, March 4, 10–11:30 am. Fairlington Community Center, … Continue reading

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New Free Public Education Series on Sustainable Landscaping

The MGNV Public Education Committee is proud to announce our new 5-part public education series on Sustainable Landscaping beginning February 11. Sign up for as many as you want; all workshops are FREE and held at: Fairlington Community Center, Room FC100 … Continue reading

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