Rain Barrel Workshops will take place the second Saturday of the month, March - October from 9:00am - 10:00am at the Virginia Beach Farmer's Market. Workshops are $50 and registration is required. Register at VBMG.ORG. Participants will build a 55-gallon sealed rain barrel and be given a free diverter kit to help with installation on their existing down spout.
This is a family friendly event - children are welcome to come participate with their parents!
March 11 · April 8 · May 13 · June 10 · July 8 · August 12 · September 9 · October 14
25 February 2017 (8:30 am - 1:35 pm) at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center
Pruning Tools; proper use and maintenance.
Soil Basics for Trees; soil workshop and planting demonstration.
Pruning Basics with pruning demonstration and "Hands On" session.
Saturday, 4 March, 2017 (9:00 am - 12:00pm) at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extenstion Center Discover the needs of Wildlife in your Backyard Habitat. Design and take home, your backyard Wildlife Habitat Plan in our workshop
Saturday, 4 March, 2017 (12:30 - 4:00pm) at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center
Join Virginia Beach Master Gardener Sherry Kern for an outdoor walk to identify and discuss life cycles and management methods of common weeds found in Tidewater landscapes. (Will be held indoors with live samples during inclement weather.)
When: Saturday, June 10, 2017, 9AM – 11AM Where: Hampton Roads Agriculture Research and Extension Center 1444 Diamond Springs Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23455 (RM 125)