School Gardens Workshop

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School gardenNC Green Schools and Lettuce Learn
Invite you to attend a
School Gardens Workshop: Cultivating Community, Saving Seeds and
Growing Ideas in your School Garden

Monday, July 10, 2017
10AM – 4PM
Parkway School in Boone, NC

Learn how to maximize volunteer support, involve the community in your school garden, and how to effectively prep materials and schedule garden activities. Plus, tap into the expertise of local cooperative extension agents as they share tips for incorporating container gardens and perennials in the school garden. Participants will also take home quick and easy “back pocket” activities and seed saving techniques that will boost confidence and help ensure school garden success. Presenters include:

Shannon Carroll
Parkway School Garden Coordinator, Boone, NC

Debbie Bauer
Bethel School Garden
Coordinator, Bethel, NC

Richard Boylan
NC Cooperative Extension, Area Specialized Agent- Agriculture
Boone, NC

Paige Patterson
NC Cooperative Extension, Extension Agent, Agriculture, Consumer Horticulture,
Boone, NC

Register now!
$25 registration fee includes 6 hour workshop, lunch, and materials

To register, or for more information, go to this link:

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Photo of Richard BoylanRichard BoylanArea Specialized Agent, Agriculture Serves 2 CountiesBased out of Watauga(828) 264-3061 (Office) richard_boylan@ncsu.eduWatauga County, North Carolina
Updated on Jun 15, 2017
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