DEPTFORD TWP. — Gloucester County Office of Land Preservation, in conjunction with the Gloucester County Certified Gardeners Association, is offering a Home Gardening School series of classes. The school is designed for individuals with an interest in gardening, horticulture and the environment.
All are welcome, whether experienced gardeners or novices. Classes are held on Wednesday mornings from 9 a.m. until noon. You can take all of the classes or just one or two. The fee is $15 per class or $10 per class if you sign up for five or more.
Preregistration is requested but not required. For further information, brochures, or registration forms, contact GC Office of Land Preservation, 856-307-6456, visit us on the web at http://www.gloucestercountynj.gov/depts/l/landpre/default.asp or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The classes are held in Clayton at the Office of Government Services Bldg., 1200 N. Delsea Drive.
The following is a list of classes offered:
Feb. 7 – Weeds, Weeds, Weeds! Weed ID and Control
Feb. 14 – Houseplants/Indoor Plant Care & Maintenance
Feb. 21 – Native Plants
Feb. 28 – Get the Dirt on Soil and Composting
March 7 – Bugs, Bugs, Bugs!—Basic Entomology
March 14 – Bees and Pollinators
March 21 – Integrated Pest Management
March 28 – Pesticide Use and Safety
April 4 – What’s Wrong with My Plant? Plant Pathology
April 11 – Gardening Naturally
April 18 – Caring for Your Lawn
April 25 – Home Vegetable Gardening
May 2 – Tree Fruit and Small Fruit
May 9 – Pruning Trees and Shrubs
May 16 – Annuals and Perennials: A Kaleidoscope of Color and