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Coronavirus COVID-19

COVID-19 Advisory: WSU Extension is working to keep our communities safe. All Extension programming is being provided virtually, postponed, or canceled. Effective March 16, 2020, WSU Extension county offices and WSU Research & Extension Centers will be closed to the public. We are available via email, phone, and webconference.

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

Master Gardener Foundation of Spokane County Cabin Fever

The 2021 Virtual Cabin Fever Gardening Symposium is open for registration.  For more information, check the Master Gardener of Spokane County Foundation website

CLASSES

2021 classes will be held remotely via ZOOM until the State of Washington is declared “Open” by the governor’s office.

Post COVID-19 restrictions, live classes are held at:
WSU Spokane County Extension Building
222 N Havana
Spokane WA 99202

2021 Virtual Spring Class Series

Each remote class is $5/family using the same email address.

Date Topic
February 16 Beginning Gardening – Growing conditions in the Inland Northwest
February 18 Steps to Creating a Home Garden
February 23 Soil in the Inland Northwest
February 25 Raised Bed Gardening
March 2 Season Extension
March 4 Soil Testing
March 9 Growing Veggies in the Inland Northwest
March 11 Seed Starting
March 16 Gardening with Flowers
March 18 Perennials in the Inland Northwest
March 23 Annual & Biennials in the Inland Northwest
March 25 Insects in the Garden
April 6 Growing Blueberries
April 8 Growing Strawberries
April 13 Growing Cane Berries
April 15 Tomatoes from Seed

 

2022 Horticulture Class Series

The 12-week Course: Thursdays 6  – 9 pm starting in January 2022 (topic dates TBD).  Registration open.

Individual Horticulture Classes

Registration for individual classes in the 2022 Horticulture Series Will begin In October 2019, 2021 as instructors agree to teaching dates.

BOTANY and PLANT IDENTIFICATION

SOIL SCIENCE

WATERWISE LANDSCAPING AND WATER CONSERVATION

ENTOMOLOGY: INVERTEBRATE PESTS

PLANT HEALTHCARE and IPM

NOXIOUS WEEDS & PESTICIDE USE

TURF MANAGEMENT

VERTEBRATE PESTS

URBAN FORESTRY/FIREWISE LANDSCAPING

WOODY LANDSCAPE PLANTS

PRUNING WOODY LANDSCAPE PLANTS

COMPOSTING, PLANT NUTRITION & FERTILIZING

PLANT DIAGNOSIS

 

Beekeeping Classes

at WSU Spokane County Extension

 

Questions?

Contact Us at 477-2181

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