Gardening Seminar Series – Tuesdays through April 30

Gardening Seminar Series 2019

Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

March 12 through April 30

Montrose Library Meeting Room


Summary – This eight session series covers many important aspects of gardening in the Uncompahgre Valley. Each session will concentrate on a different topic. Topics will include: seed starting inside, seed starting outside, hands-on outdoor planning, early season activities & challenges, growing season activities & challenges, late season activities & fall harvesting, improving soil health & investing in your future, and trees. Time will be available for specific questions and discussion of your situation. Participants may attend the entire series or only those sessions that are of special interest for their gardening situation.

Presenters – Sessions in the gardening series will be taught by experienced gardeners including Larry Wobeter, Dave Dearstyne and Reed Irwin. These gardeners have combined gardening experience of over 100 years. Much of this was in Colorado, but also includes locations reaching from Maine to Idaho and Florida. Other gardeners will share their experiences and knowledge throughout the series.

Topics & Schedule
Week 1 – Seed Starting Inside – Tuesday, March 12, 6:30 p.m.

Week 2 – Seed Starting Outside – Tuesday, March 19, 6:30 p.m.

Week 3 – Hands-on Outdoor Planting – Tuesday, March 26, 6:30 p.m.

Week 4 – Early Season Activities & Challenges – Tuesday, April 2, 6:30 p.m.

Week 5 – Growing Season Activities & Challenges – Tuesday, April 9, 6:30 p.m.

Week 6 – Late Season Activities & Fall Harvesting – Tuesday, April 16, 6:30 p.m.

Week 7 – Improving Soil Health, Investing in Your Future – Tuesday, April 23, 6:30 p.m.

Week 8 – Trees – Tuesday, April 30, 6:30 p.m.

Gardening Seminar Flyer HERE