Henrico Extension to hold free lawn care workshop Aug. 13

 

The Henrico County office of the Virginia Cooperative Extension will offer a free workshop on Saturday, Aug. 13 to help residents establish and maintain beautiful, healthy lawns.

The SMART Lawn Saturday event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Extension office in the Human Services Building, 8600 Dixon Powers Drive.

The workshop will feature presentations by lawn care experts as well as displays and exhibits by local vendors throughout the day. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer questions and explain the SMART Lawns program, which provides residents with customized plans for growing attractive, healthy lawns. Free soil sample kits also will be available.

For information, go to henrico.us/extension or call (804) 501-5160.