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Plan Now for the Arlington County Fair!

Plan Now for Arlington County Fair Competitive Exhibits in August 2019 Have you just planted your vegetable bed or your summer annuals, or do you have summer flowering shrubs in your yard? If you live in Arlington County, Alexandria City, … Continue reading

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June 2019 Public Education Events

June 2019 Public Education Classes include: Gardening for Pollinators – A Redesign of the Glencarlyn Pollinator Bed; Mosquitos and Ticks: Identification and Control; Welcoming Beautiful Butterflies, Moths and Other Critters; Ways to Get Rid of Weeds; and Succulents for Small Spaces.

Don’t miss these great special events: Sunny and Quarry Shade Gardens Open House; Ask a Master Gardener at the Organic Vegetable Garden; and the Simpson Garden Stroll.

And remember – plan NOW for Arlington County Fair Competitive Exhibits in August 2019! Continue reading

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Join us at the Arlington County Fair – Small County, Big Fun!

The Arlington County Fair is August 15-19 and VCE & MGNV are there! Meet us at the 2018 County Fair for rides, food, fun, PLUS the Extension Master Gardener booth and Competitive Exhibits ranging from baked goods to homegrown veggies … 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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