UW-Madison Extension’s North Country Master Gardener Association will host a Mini Master Gardener Short Course for youth and their families from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 30, at Bashaw Valley Farm and Greenhouse south of Spooner.

Master Gardener volunteers will provide hands-on demonstrations and learning activities. Youth participants will construct their own garden kit, complete with seeds, pots, transplants and potting soil.

All youth ages 5 and older are welcome to attend. The cost to participate is $5 per youth or $10 for two or more youth participants. Space is limited. Registration is due March 28.

For more information or to preregister, call Kevin Schoessow or Lorraine Toman at or 715-635-3506. Online registration is available at spooner.ars.wisc.edu.