Ready, Set, Grow! Winter Garden Seminar 2018
Registration is open for the upcoming Ready, Set, Grow! Winter Garden Seminar.
The day-long event is Saturday, Feb. 3, at Chippewa Valley Technical College, 620 W. Clairemont Ave. This seminar is sponsored by the Eau Claire Area Master Gardener Association.
Starting at 9 a.m., keynote speaker Heather Holm will present Selecting Native Trees and Shrubs that Support Birds and Pollinators.
Participants can attend presentations in three breakout sessions during the morning and afternoon on the following topics: starting a community garden, herbs, cacao, beekeeping, trees, renewable energy, new plant trends and herbal tea-making.
The event includes lunch and snacks, door prizes and local vendors.
Registration starts at 8 a.m. and costs $35 per person before Jan. 22. The cost is $40 after that and at the door.
The herbal tea-making workshop costs an additional $15. Registration information can be found at eauclairemastergardeners.weebly.com.
From staff reports