Learn With Us, Week of September 18

All the World’s Mushrooms: The largest organism on Earth/ Durham Garden Forum
Tue Sep 20, 2016 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC

Little did you know the Fungus is Homongous! Hear more about mushrooms from Cheralyn Schmidt Berry as she takes us on a journey to understand the role of fungi in nature as well as delicious culinary mushrooms available in the Piedmont region.
Presented by Cheralyn Schmidt Berry, Extension Area Agent, Agriculture-Horticulture, Durham County.
Lecture Fee: Forum Members Free with $25.00 Annual Membership
$10.00 fee per class for Non-Members, payable to Durham Garden Forum
No pre-registration necessary. Free parking after 5:00 pm
Where: Doris Duke Center
Contact: durhamgardenforum@gmail.com

Plant Information Booth with Master Gardeners
Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 10:00am – 1:00pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC
Having trouble with a plant, pest or pathogen? The Master Gardener volunteers will be in Duke Gardens to answer your questions about plants, gardening, insect pest or disease.
When: September 21, 2016 (Wednesday)
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Getting Started: Vegetable Gardening
Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC

Get up-to-date information about choosing a garden site, soil testing and amendments, planting guides, and all-round care and feeding of a successful vegetable garden. Whether you are new to gardening, new to Durham gardening, or re-starting a garden, this is the information you need to succeed.
Presented by Charles Murphy, Durham County Extension Master Gardener volunteer.
Sponsored in partnership with NC Cooperative Extension Service: Durham County Center
Free / Registration required.919-668-1707 or e-mail gardenseducation@duke.edu