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July Events - Washington County Master Gardeners
|Tuesday, July 9||
The Washington County Master Gardeners will hold a free pollinator garden workshop on Tuesday, July 9, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Washington County Agricultural Education Center at 7303 Sharpsburg Pike in Boonsboro. Participants will learn why pollinators are important and how to attract them to our gardens. Register by calling 301-791-1504.
|Washington County Agricultural Education Center at 7303 Sharpsburg Pike in Boonsboro, MD|
|Saturday, July 20||
Washington County Master Gardener Will Godwin will hold a free workshop on drip irrigation on Saturday, July 20, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Western Maryland Hospital Center, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue in Hagerstown.
Participants will learn how to install drip irrigation to water plant beds and containers. The system attaches to a garden hose bib without any additional plumbing or electric connection. Tools and practice parts will be provided.
The class is free and will be held rain or shine. Park in the north lot of the hospital and meet in the front lobby.
For more information, contact Will Godwin, chair of the therapeutic gardening committee at the hospital, at 301-331-3514.
Volunteer educators with the University of Maryland Extension, Master Gardeners teach people safe, effective gardening practices that build healthy gardens and communities. They give educational talks, create demonstration gardens, offer plant clinics and therapeutic horticulture programs, and host information booths at community events.
For more information on the Master Gardener program, contact Annette Ipsan at email@example.com or 301-791-1604.
|Western Maryland Hospital Center, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue in Hagerstown|