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Planting New Trees
April 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT
University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardeners of Douglas County want to get you off to a great gardening season. Join them for a series of informative gardening sessions offered April – August free of charge without pre-registration. These lunch-time sessions from noon to 1 p.m. are offered in conjunction with the Douglas County Library. Bring your lunch or snack to the Douglas County Library Meeting Room and explore Minnesota Gardening!
• Monday, April 29 – Planting New Trees by John Stone. Get tips on planting new trees and keeping them healthy. Did you know their water needs depend on size? Help your new trees survive our winters with best practices.
• Tuesday, May 14 – Pests by Joel Kangas. How can you win the fight against garden pests? Come and learn how to maintain a healthy balance in your garden.
• Tuesday, May 28 – Monarchs by Daisy Stahlberg. Help maintain the diminishing monarch population by learning how you can help them with habitat and food. Learn about different types of milkweed and how to protect the monarch’s eggs and caterpillars.
To learn more, contact the University of Minnesota Extension at (320) 762-3890 or find us down the hall from the Douglas County Library. For complete list of dates and sessions, visit https://z.umn.edu/GardBB . We hope to see you there!