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Vegetable Gardening with John Lorusso

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 1:00pm - Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 2:45pm
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

This class is designed for both experienced and wannabe vegetable gardeners.  John will share his hands-on knowledge of vegetable garden production, including successes, problems, and solutions. John will provide you with practical advice on planning this year’s vegetable garden.

John Lorusso is the UCONN Master Gardener Coordinator for Windham County. He has organized and developed school-based community gardens and has been very active with the People’s Harvest Garden in Pomfret, a large vegetable garden maintained by Master Gardeners since 2005. The produce from this garden is donated to soup kitchens throughout northeastern Connecticut. 

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RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.