Take a Day-in-the Yard Course this winter from the Master GardenerSM Volunteers of Brunswick County

The Extension Master GardenerSM Volunteer Association of Brunswick County is offering its annual Day-in-the-Yard course in four locations for Brunswick County residents who want to know more about Coastal Carolina gardening. This seven-week series is taught by Master Gardeners and covers Soils and Fertilization, Lawns and Irrigation, Woody Ornamentals and Pruning, Annuals, Bulbs and Perennials, Diseases Insects and Pesticides, Vegetables and Fruits plus Native Plant Landscaping.

Here are the four locations, days and dates:

  1. NC Extension Office Training Room, 25 Referendum Drive, Bolivia, NCMeets Mondays from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM from February 3 through March 16, 2020.
  2. St James Community Center, 4136 Southport-Supply Road, SE, St. James.  Meets Tuesdays from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM. from February 4 through March 17, 2020.
  3. Southwest Brunswick Branch County Library, 9400 Ocean Highway West, Carolina Shores. Meets Wednesdays 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM from March 11 through April 22, 2020.
  4. Leland Library, 487 Village Rd., Leland.  Meets Thursdays from 1:00PM to 3:30PM from February 6 through March 19, 2020.

The cost is $85.00 for the seven-week course.  The price includes a copy of Gardening by the Month in Coastal Carolina, a publication of the Extension Master Gardener SM Volunteer Association of Brunswick County.

To register, please contact Gina Britton of the Extension Office at 910 253 2610 between 9 AM and 4 PM weekdays.