Rutgers Family Garden Club
These classes are a great opportunity for families to spend quality time together learning to start and nurture a vegetable garden at home. Activities are designed so that adults and children can explore and learn together. Children must be accompanied by an adult; limit two children per adult; adults attend for free.
Family Garden Club
Ages: 6-12 years (must be accompanied by an adult 21 or older)
Dates: March 31, April 21, May 19, and June 9, 2012
Time: 9:00-11:00 am
Fee: $80.00 for 4 classes or $25.00 each
Location: Holly House
Vegetable gardening is a fun and rewarding hobby that can start in childhood and last a lifetime. These sessions are a great opportunity for families to spend quality time together. Through the use of our vegetable garden and greenhouses you will learn all about growing and harvesting cool and warm season vegetables. Vegetables taste better when you grow them yourself. Come dressed to garden!
Children must be accompanied by an adult; limit two children per adult, 21 or older. Adults free.
March 31, 2012 –Planning Your Garden- starting seeds; cool weather crops
April 21, 2012 – Planting Seedlings- Soil and composting; harvesting
May 19, 2012 – Tending Your Garden- mulching; plant supports; harvesting
June 9, 2012 – Harvesting the Garden – harvesting; food preparation
For more information contact Debbie Henry