Learn With Us, Week of September 17

DURHAM GARDEN FORUM: GARDENING IN THE SOUTH
Tue, September 19, 2017, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The place you call home will define your garden more than anything else. Mark Weathington will discuss his new book and help us gain a better understanding of our climate, soil and geography. This comprehensive and enthusiastic guide will help you grow the lush, colorful garden of your dreams.

An informal group independent of Duke Gardens, the forum meets once a month to enrich its members’ gardening knowledge and skill. Sponsored in partnership with the N.C. Cooperative Extension: Durham County Center.

Guest speaker: Mark Weathington, director of the JC Raulston Arboretum at N.C. State University.

Location: Meet in the Doris Duke Center.

Lecture fee: Forum members free with $25 annual membership. $10 per meeting for nonmembers, payable to Durham Garden Forum. Parking is free after 5 p.m.

For membership information, email durhamgardenforum@gmail.com.

No pre-registration necessary.

Learn With Us, Week of May 17

Succulents – Durham Garden Forum
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where:Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC 27708, United States
Presented by Karen Neil, Guilford County horticulture agent, NC Cooperative Extension
$10.00 fee per class or annual membership fee.
Registration required.
Contact: durhamgardenforum@gmail.com

5/19/15 Stop Plant Invaders – Getting Dirty with Durham County Master Gardeners Radio Show
Dr. Johnny Randall explains why exotic invasive plants are so dangerous to our local wildlife and insect populations and what gardeners and homeowners can do to help stop the attack of the invasives. Broadcasts at 2:00pm on WCOM 103.5  Can be heard live or replayed any time at http://gettingdirtyradioshow.org

Gardening in Durham for Beginners and Transplants
Thursday, May 21, 2015 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where:Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC 27708, United States
Understanding Durham’s soil and climate will help you succeed in your garden whether you are a Durham native or a transplant, an experienced gardener or just beginning. Join Durham County Extension Master Gardener as he shares strategies to be a year round successful gardener.
Free/Registration required.
Contact: 919-668-1707

5/22/15 Master Gardeners Make the World Better – Getting Dirty with Durham County Master Gardeners Radio Show
As Master Gardeners we volunteer our time to help people in our community. Lise Jenkins found out that our roots reach back over 150 years and Master Gardeners are helping to protect a vital resource. Broadcasts at 2:00pm on WCOM 103.5  Can be heard live or replayed any time at http://gettingdirtyradioshow.org