To see our full schedule of events, including plant clinic schedules, demonstration garden events, and community programs, please click on Calendar of Events.
If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify Octavia Walker, Unit Administrator at (703) 228 6400 during business hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. *TDD number is (800) 828-1120.
Case Studies in Lawn ReplacementONLINE ZOOM PRESENTATION
Have you been thinking about reducing the size of your lawn? Or switching it from grass to something more environmentally friendly? Join Extension Master Gardeners Alyssa Ford Morel and Carolyn Vincent to see examples of similar efforts by several Extension Master Gardeners. They share how the process went in their own Northern Virginia yards and what lessons were learned.
Best Bets: Native Plants for ShadeONLINE ZOOM PRESENTATION
Gardeners often consider it a challenge to plant in the shady parts of their gardens, but home landscapes with trees can bring welcome relief from the increasing summer heat we are experiencing in our region. Join Extension Master Gardener Elaine Mills to learn how to make the most of your shady yard.
Browsers in the Garden Buffet: Strategies for Dealing with DeerONLINE ZOOM PRESENTATION
Do deer consider your landscape to be an all-you-can-eat buffet? These beautiful but ravenous creatures are a problem in many of our gardens. Join Extension Master Gardener Kathie Clements to learn strategies for coping with deer.
For information on whether the Fairlington Community Center is open or whether your program or class will take place or whether you should show up at the Help Desk, here are some resources to try:
- Arlington, VA Closings, Delays, and Cancellations
- Arlington Department of Parks and Recreation Inclement Weather Line (703-228-4715)
- Fairlington telephone number (703-228-6588)