Free gardening classes


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The Marion County UF/IFAS Extension Service is offering free gardening classes to the public as an educational outreach function.

The classes will offer information about garden pests, as well as information on how to keep your garden alive under the hot Florida sun.

When:

July 3, 10-11 a.m. — Master Gardener series: Lawns at Freedom Public Library, 5870 SW 95th St., Ocala.

July 7, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. — Satellite Plant Clinic at Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, Dunnellon. Visit the library and have your gardening questions answered by the experts.

July 11, 11 a.m.-noon — Master Gardener series: Gardening for wildlife at Reddick Public Library, 5150 NW Gainesville Road, Ocala.

July 21, 2-3 p.m. — Master Gardener series: Invasives at Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, Dunnellon.

July 25, 10-11 a.m. — Master Gardener series: Organically managing weeds at Fort McCoy Public Library, 14660 NE Highway 315, Fort McCoy.

July 25, 2-3 p.m. — Master Gardener series: Organically managing weeds at Forest Public Library, 905 S. Highway 314A, Ocklawaha.

Aug. 4, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. — Satellite Plant Clinic at Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, Dunnellon. Visit the library and have your gardening questions answered by the experts.

Aug. 5, 10-11 a.m. — Demonstration Garden Tour at Marion County UF/IFAS Extension Service Master Gardeners’ butterfly, herb, shade, tropical and vegetable demonstration gardens, 2232 NE Jacksonville Road, Ocala.

Aug.14, 9-10:30 a.m. — Master the Possibilities series: Yard hole makers at On Top of the World Master the Possibilities Education Center, 8415 SW 80th St., Ocala.

For more information, visit www.marioncountyfl.org/extensionservice, or call 352-671-8400.

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