Henrico Master Gardener open house set for Aug. 22

August 6, 2013

CONTACT: Lisa T. Sanderson, Extension Agent, Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension
PHONE: (804) 501-5160

Henrico Master Gardener open house set for Aug. 22

The Henrico County Office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension will hold an open house Thursday, Aug. 22 for residents who are interested in learning about the Henrico Master Gardener program.

The open house will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. and from 7 to 8 p.m. in the demonstration kitchen of the Human Services Building, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive. There is no cost to attend. Refreshments will be served.

Participants will hear from Master Gardeners about the program and its requirements, as well as receive an application and cost information. The Henrico Master Gardener program provides training and instruction in all aspects of horticulture, including lawn care, trees, shrubs, vegetable gardening and pest management.

To register for the open house, call (804) 501-5160. Information also is available under the “Agriculture & Natural Resources” link at henrico.us/extension/.