Learn With Us, Week of April 8

Sunday, April 8 – Tomaato, Tomahhto – South Regional Library
3:00pm – 4:00pm
Durham County Library – South Regional Library
4505 S Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713, USA
Description:Presentation by Charles Murphy
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). Charles will review some of the many choices available, including heirloom vs. hybrids and some good references for gardening in general and tomatoes in particular.

Classes are free. Registration is required.

Register online at the Durham County Library 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.

Thursday, April 12 – Spring Lawn Care
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
420 Anderson St, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Description:Presentation by Gene Carlone

Spring and Summer offer challenges to our lawns. Learn from Gene about turf alternatives and maintenance strategies that can help lawns survive through our harsh summer conditions and into the more favorable Fall season. Fall is the season to renovate your lawn, keeping it healthy through the earlier seasons will help.
Free. Registration required. Call (919) 668-1707 or email: gardenseducation@duke.edu

Saturday, April 14 – Container Gardening
10:00am – 11:00am

Durham Garden Center 4536 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705, USA

Description:Container gardens enable anyone to participate in gardening, America’s favorite pastime. Come learn the basic method to growing almost anything and also walk away with plant and design ideas.

This event is FREE. Sign up at the store or online via contact form.