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Spring Pruning of Shrubs by Cherokee County UGA Extension Agent, Josh Fuder

Cherokee County Senior Services 1001 Univeter Road, Canton, United States

Please mark your calendars for a special presentation by our very own Cherokee County UGA Extension Agent, Josh Fuder. Spring Pruning of Shrubs will take place on Saturday, February 17th at 10:00 am. There will be an indoor lecture followed by an outdoor demonstration so please remember to dress for your comfort. This free workshop […]

Potatoes – Digging for Success!

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

Enjoy the delicious flavor of fresh potatoes that you grew in your own back yard. Cherokee County Master Gardener Rob Stoy will discuss several varieties of potatoes and which perform best in our growing area. This class will cover options for growing potatoes in the ground, fiber bags, raised beds or containers. Did you know […]

$5

Be a “TOMATO TITAN”

Encompass Ministries (Papa's Pantry) 6551 Commerce Parkway, Woodstock, GA, United States

Dreaming of luscious tomatoes this summer? Time to get in gear and learn techniques and tips today to ensure a bountiful harvest this summer. The class will include seed starting to expand your selections, planting schedules, environmental necessities, planting techniques, fertilizers and disease control for an optimum harvest. The full course from seed to slicing, […]

Free

Learn, Grow and Eat! – Gardening for Youth

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

This class is designed to encourage children to have fun and get growing in the garden. Cherokee County Master Gardeners Barb Schirmer and Crystal West will provide activities that help children learn the basics of gardening. Class members will take home their finished projects. Registration is through Cherokee County Recreation & Parks - see link. […]

$5

Growing Tomatoes for Maximum Yield

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

Turn your tomato growing efforts into success with tips of the trade shared by Cherokee County Master Gardener, Ron Fister. You will understand the plant growth habits, learn to choose the best variety for your garden and garner a few tomato growing secrets. This session will help you determine when and where to plant your […]

$5

Vegetable and Fruit Gardening – Plant, Grow, Eat!

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

From beets to zucchini, here is a class to help you create the ultimate "garden-to-table" experience of your own. Cherokee County Master Gardener Jean Richter will share helpful information to get you started on your backyard garden, large or small. You'll receive information that will help maximize your yield by learning planting procedures, soil requirements, […]

$5

Canceled Cherokee County Master Gardeners Present: Tool Care and Sharpening

Cherokee County Senior Services 1001 Univeter Road, Canton, United States

Every gardener knows that good tools are essential for getting the job done but proper care for those tools is important too! Join us for a special Tool Care and Sharpening presentation by Cherokee County Master Gardeners, Shirley Lowe and Ed Stumler. They will share with us their tips and tricks for cleaning, sharpening and […]

Second Chance Vegetable Gardens

Encompass Ministries (Papa's Pantry) 6551 Commerce Parkway, Woodstock, GA, United States

Ok... so your thumb is NOT green. Perhaps you have tried and failed in your previous gardening efforts. You know you still want to master a small vegetable harvest so don't give up. In this workshop we will discuss  eight of the most common garden mistakes and how to avoid them. Come join the conversation […]

Free

Cut Flower Gardening

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

Gathering cut flowers from your own garden might be the next best thing to harvesting your own fresh tomatoes; some would say even better! Join Cherokee County Master Gardener Linda Freedman and learn how to plan your garden so that you can enjoy beautiful flowers before and after harvest. Linda will share tips to help […]

$5

Herbs – An Aromatic and Savory Harvest

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

**TIME CHANGE! Now you can do both! Attend our plant sale and then come join us for Linda’s class! (If you are already registered, you should have received notification from Cherokee Rec & Parks)**Ever wonder how you could utilize your garden to grow some savory ingredients for your next meal? Join our Cherokee County Master […]

$5

Field Trip to Scottsdale Nursery

Scottsdale Farms and Nursery 15639 Birmingham Hwy, Milton

Our first field trip of the year will be a visit to Scottsdale Farms & Nursery (https://www.scottsdalefarms.com/) on Monday, May 6 at 10am. (15639 Birmingham Hwy., Milton, GA) Jeanne, our tour guide, will take us on a walk around the property and show us every aspect of the garden center, from growing to retail. During […]

Native Plants and Perennials

Veterans Park 7345 Cumming Hwy, Canton, GA, United States

Planting a natural or a formally planned garden with perennials and native plants is an art that can be understood by the beginner or experienced gardener. Cherokee County Master Gardener Jodi Morgan is passionate about Native Grasslands and was instrumental in developing the plan for the Native Grassland planting in the Backyard Agriculture Education Station […]

$5

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