April 20 Membership Meeting
Josh Palumbo, Wintergreen Nature Foundation, will speak on "Trees in the Appalachian Mountains". Department of Forestry, 9:00 a.m.
Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards are celebrating spring by offering their FREE “Tree Basics for Homeowners” class on Thursday, April 30th. Come to the NEW Northside Library on West Rio Road between 10:00 a.m. and noon.
Tree stewards will suggest how to select a tree; they will demonstrate how to plant a tree, and they will discuss how to take care of trees.
Registration recommended. Call 974-7683.
Piedmont Master Gardeners, in cooperation with the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, invite you to the 2015 Spring Garden Lecture Series starting this month! The lectures are on the following Wednesday evenings from 7:00 pm-8:30 pm in Room A at the Albemarle County Office Building on 5th Street Extended just south of I-64:
March 25, 2015, Barbara Pleasant: “Spring into the Season: Better Veggies, Less Work”
April 1, 2015, Bryce Lane: “Gardening on the Edge: Latest Trends in Horticulture”
April 15, 2015, Mike Goatley: “”Spring” into Your Lawn”
April 22, 2015, Lara Call Gastinger: “Native plants of Virginia from the Perspective of a Botanical Artist
Register online at http://survey.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_5C2AXoSmHKhtiIJ. Details on the lecture series are found at http://www.piedmontmastergardeners.org. The lectures are open to the public; $8 per lecture and $25 for all four lectures.