MG Upcoming Classes/Events

Program Contact: Anna Kestell, Extension Education Coordinator
(509) 477-2195 • akestell@spokanecounty.org

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication or program information or reasonable accommodation need to contact Spokane County Extension at 222 N Havana Spokane WA 99202; (509) 477-2048 at least two weeks prior to the beginning any educational class or series.

EVENTS

2017 Fall Banquet

The Fall Banquet is an annual fundraiser sponsored by the Master Gardener Foundation of Spokane County to benefit Spokane’s Master Gardener Program. This year’s banquet is scheduled for Thursday, November 2, 2017 at The Lincoln Center, 1316 N Lincoln Street, Spokane, WA. The evening includes a no-host bar, catered dinner, silent auction, a 50/50 raffle, and a meet & greet with this year’s keynote speaker, Rich Hatfield from the Xerces Society. Rich is a senior conservation biologist and an expert on bees and other pollinators who will share his insights about the dramatic decline of bee populations and will educate us about what everyday citizens can do to help.
Doors open at 4:00 pm. Dinner is scheduled for 6:00 followed by the keynote presentation at 7:00. Purchase your tickets at MGFSC.org or telephone Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006.

CLASSES

are held at:
WSU Spokane County Extension Building
222 N Havana
Spokane WA 99202

Fall In the Garden

Fall Planting for Spring Success – CANCELLED

Fresh Greens in Winter – September 30

Dividing Perennials – October 7

Successful Composting – October 14

Fall Pruning – October 21

Horticulture Classes

2018 Horticulture Certificate class series will begin January 11, 2018.  An introduction to the principles and practices involved in the identification, selection, development, production, and care of horticultural crops (fruits, vegetables, turf, and landscape).  Classes will run on Thursday evenings from 6-9 pm and be held at the extension.

Beekeeping Classes

at WSU Spokane County Extension

 

Questions?

Contact Us at 477-2181

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