Learn With Us, week of April 2

Container Gardening: Blooms, Herbs & Veggies on Your Patio
Sun 4/2 3pm – 4pm
Durham County Library – South Regional Library, 4505 South Alston Avenue, Durham, NC

Presented by Leanna Murphy Dono, Durham County Extension Master Gardener volunteer,
Brighten your deck, patio or porch this summer with beautiful pots of blooms, herbs and yes, even vegetables. You don’t need a big yard or a lot of sun to have gorgeous plants – come learn about gardening in containers! Leanna will cover the basics (soils, containers, watering and light needs) as well as share many inspirational design examples.
Free/ Registration required.
Register on line at the Durham County website durhamcountylibrary.org Click on ‘Events’ to find the full calendar of events. Go to the date of the class and sign up. You can also call the Information Desk at South Regional Library to register. 919-560-7410

Tomato, Tomahhto
Thu 4/6 6:30pm – 8pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC

Presented by Charles Murphy, Durham County Extension Master Gardener volunteer.
Tomatoes are the number one planting choice for home vegetable gardeners. Learn more about the care and feeding of these popular fruits (yes, they are). Come and review some of the many choices available, including heirloom vs. hybrids and some good references for gardening in general and tomatoes in particular.
Free / Registration required. Contact: 919-668-1707 or e-mail gardenseducation@duke.edu