2015 Spring Garden Lecture Series
Piedmont Master Gardeners, in cooperation with the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, invite you to the 2015 Spring Garden Lecture Series starting in March! The lectures are on the following Wednesday evenings from 7:00 pm-8:30 pm in Room A at the Albemarle County Office Building on 5th Street Extended just south of I-64:
- March 25, 2015, Barbara Pleasant: "Spring into the Season: Better Veggies, Less Work"
- April 1, 2015, Bryce Lane: "Gardening on the Edge: Latest Trends in Horticulture"
- April 15, 2015, Mike Goatley: "”Spring” into Your Lawn"
- April 22, 2015, Lara Call Gastinger: "Native plants of Virginia from the Perspective of a Botanical Artist"
Register online at http://survey.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5C2AXoSmHKhtiIJ.
Details on the lecture series are found at http://www.piedmontmastergardeners.org.
The lectures are open to the public; $ 8 per lecture and $ 25 for all four lectures.
Equine Forage Conference
When: April 4, 2015
Where: Albemarle County Office Building (COB 5th), 1600 5th Street Extended, Charlottesville, VA, Meeting Room A
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sponsored By: Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Horse Industry Board and Virginia Forage & Grassland Council
Registration: Preregistration is required. For more information or to register for the conference, contact Carrie Swanson at email@example.com or 434-872-4580.
Additional Information: Lunch will be provided.
Equine Forage Conference Flyer (PDF | 446KB)
Cooking for Crowds Class
When: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Where: Virginia Cooperative Extension Office, VCE Training Room, Parking: 460 Stagecoach Rd. Charlottesville, VA 22902
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Cooking for Crowds Class Flyer (PDF | 259KB)
National Restaurant Association Food Safety Certification
When: May 11th and 18th, 2015
Where: Thomas Jefferson Health Department, 1138 Rose Hill Drive, Door #3 EH, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $150.00 or $170.00 after the registration deadline
Registration Deadline: May 6th, 2015
National Restaurant Association Food Safety Certification Brochure and Registration (PDF | 289KB)
2015 Albemarle-Charlottesville 4-H Camp
When: July 13-17, 2015
Where: Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center, Appomattox, VA
Who: For All Youth, Ages 9-13 (as of September 30, 2015)
Registration Deadline: June 5, 2015
2015 4-H Camp Brochure and Registration (PDF | 1MB)
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