Learn With Us, week of October 11

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Weeds, Water and Words of Wisdom, Extension Garden Seminar
Durham County Public Library, South Regional Branch, 4505 South Alston Avenue

Weeding and watering are ever present gardening chores but they don’t have to dominate your time. Lissa Lutz and Andrea Laine, Durham County Extension Volunteer Master Gardeners, will discuss techniques to help you work smarter-not harder- in the garden.
Class is free. Registration required.
Contact: 919-560-7410 To Register: durhamcountylibrary.org – Click on ‘Events’ to find the calendar of events. Go to the date of the class and sign up.

Oct 13 Getting Dirty Radio Show, 2 PM on WCOM 103.5
Programs for Children at Duke Gardens
Duke gardens has many programs for children and their families to enjoy.  Harold Johnson talks to the director of children’s education, Kavanah Anderson, and learns how Duke can help you raise a wild child. Listen to past episodes at  http://gettingdirtyradioshow.org/
Oct 16 Getting Dirty Radio Show, 2 PM on WCOM 103.5
Avian Flu Alert
Avian flu is a lethal virus that can kill your backyard chickens.  North Carolina has begun a campaign to register flocks so information can be shared with owners about disease outbreaks in their area.  Lise Jenkins brings us steps you can take to protect your birds. Listen to past episodes at  http://gettingdirtyradioshow.org/