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River Bend Community Organic Garden - February Workshop

Hurricane Florence drowned my vegetable garden. What can I do to make it better?

Bring your concerns and questions to the River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center’s fifth annual Roundtable for Gardeners on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm at River Bend Town Hall. This year our experts will each try to help you get your garden on track to grow healthy herbs and vegetables …

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New Bern Garden Club

New Bern Garden Club’s Annual Holiday Arrangement Sale

Saturday, December 15th, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the New Bern Farmers Market The New Bern Garden Club will be holding their Annual Holiday Arrangement Sale. Each unique arrangement is created by our members. All proceeds from our sale are used for the maintenance and upkeep of The Judge William Gaston Law …

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River Bend Community Organic Garden

Five Questions for a Better Garden

Whether your garden is struggling or thriving, you can always do something to improve your space. The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center will present a free workshop, Five Questions for a Better Garden on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at River Bend Town Hall. Five simple questions: where, why, what, when, how. The details of …

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Save the Monarchs

Save the Monarchs!

Two lectures and demonstrations with live caterpillars and Monarch butterflies at ​Pinecone Home and Garden Center    Class #1​ Date: Saturday Sept. 15th at 11:00 a.m. This class you will be able to see the caterpillars, their chrysalis stage and the butterflies themselves. Class #2​ Saturday Sept. 22nd at 11:00 a.m. This is the very exciting class where you …

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Monarch Caterpillar

Save the Monarch Butterflies Lecture and Demonstration

Save the Monarchs! A lecture and demonstration with live caterpillars and Monarch butterflies at Pinecone Home and Garden Center. Date to be announced (we are waiting for the butterflies to show up in our area.) Please leave us your email address and phone number and we will let you know the details. Did you know? The life cycle …

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Adult Enrichment Program

Tuesday Topics in the Garden: Fundamentals of Seasonal & Regional Gardening

Lead Coordinating Instructor: Jennifer Knight, Knight Cottage Farm *No experience required. Two hours of Q&A about seasonally current Landscape, Urban Homestead, Beekeeping, Permaculture and Integrated Pest Management. Join the team of local instructors representing Cooperative Extension, Beekeepers Associations, Crop Masters and Professionals in Landscape and Environmental Biology. Each three-month segment includes at least …

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Things to do New Bern NC

Spotlight on Events and Things to Do in and around New Bern this Week

Through the 30th: Happenings Live at The City Laundry 9th – 10th: NC Human Trafficking Commission’s Regional Symposium at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-716-6497. 10th: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 10th: Business Tax Essentials, 3:00 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Small Business Center. Call …

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April Horticultural Workshop

Free Horticultural Workshop ‘‘Edible Landscape’ – Summer Vegetables’

(Listen, Learn and Questions) Saturday, April 21st 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Prior to our workshop we will conduct our monthly tour of our demonstration gardens from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. with Master Gardeners highlighting plants of interest, and in bloom. Our monthly plant sale runs from 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., …

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February Roundtable for Gardeners

Help! How can I fix my vegetable garden?

Now is the time to start thinking about your spring garden. Bring your gardening questions to the *River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center’s* fourth annual *Roundtable for Gardeners *on *Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm *at River Bend Town Hall. This year our three returning local experts will each offer some thoughts …

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