Surry Holds Gardening Workshops on Fall Vegetables
Posted: Sep 04, 2018
Surry Community College is offering three upcoming garden workshops at The Pilot Center, 612 E. Main St., Pilot Mountain, as a part of the center’s ongoing horticulture series.
“Fall Vegetable Guild: Carrots, Spinach, and Collards, Oh My!” will be held on Monday, Sept. 10 from 5 to 8 p.m. Carrots spinach, and collards, and all the great vegetables that can grow throughout the fall months will be discussed in this class. Students will learn how to care for these plants, even during the first light frost.
“Seeding and Direct Planting for Fall and Spring Harvesting” will be held on Monday, Sept. 24 from 5 to 8 p.m. This class covers planting seedlings and direct seeding of onions and other vegetables to harvest in early spring, including all the care these plants will need for the coming winter.
Pre-registration and pre-payment of $10 are required for each workshop. The class may be available free through Surry Skill-UP; call to apply. For more information, call (336) 386-3618. To follow the Horticulture program on Facebook and Instagram, follow @surryhorticulture.