Monday, September 23, 2013

Plant Sales, Composting Class Coming Up

Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 9:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, 9:30am - 3:00pm

Holly Hall Retirement Community, 2000 Holly Hall Street         
At Fannin across from Reliant Stadium

Composting 101: Green Living Series

Saturday, Oct. 5, 10:00am - 11:30am

Wortham Auditorium, Rosenberg Library, Galveston / Library's Calendar

Free and open to the public, families and youth invited to attend.

Discover the challenges, joys, and benefits of composting in your backyard with Master Gardener Ken Steblein. Bring the whole family out to learn and even get a pair of free gardening gloves to get you started!

Presented by Ken Steblein, Certified Master Composter, Certified Texas Master Gardener, Galveston County AgriLife Extension Office, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension

Annual Ornamental & Perennial Sale  - Galveston County Master Gardeners    

Saturday, Oct. 12,  9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The sale will be held in the parking lot next to the Wayne Johnson Community Center in Carbide Park, 4102 Main Street (FM 519), La Marque, Texas 77568.

The annual Ornamental and Perennial Plant Sale offers a variety of plants suitable for Galveston County including heat-tolerant perennials, shade-loving plants, tropicals, gingers, plants for butterfly or hummingbird gardens, and hard-to-find varieties... especially hardy ones!