April 14 Roses
∙10:00am, presented by Gene Noto
Learn the History, and Care, of Successful Roses
April 28 Summer Bulbs
∙10:00am, presented by Ken Harbison
Learn techniques from a Master Gardener that help you care for, and cultivate,
successful bulb varietals in your home and garden.
May 12 Gardening in Raised Beds
∙10:00am, presented by Jurij Kushner
Learn the fundamentals of maintaining raised beds, and how to properly select plants.
May 19 Poisonous Plants
∙10:00am, presented by John Nelson
Identification of common varieties of poisonous plants in our area
June 2 Ever Changing Perennials
∙10:00am, presented by Gerald Kral
Learn how to properly select perennials that will thrive together in your garden
June 23 Rain Barrel Workshop
Come and build a rain barrel for your home! Rain barrels help reduce stormwater runoff to storm drains by collecting and storing rainwater runoff from rooftops. Connect your rain barrel to a gutter downspout on your house, collect rainwater, and conserve tap water by using the rainwater on your gardens and landscaping. You will make and take home your own 55 gallon rain barrel. All tools and materials will be supplied at the workshop. Workshop fee is $40.00/rain barrel. Checks can be made payable to the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
Registration is required. Please call by June 21.
June 30 Disease Problems and Pests in the Vegetable Garden
∙10:00am, presented by Chris Hodgman
Learn the Common Diseases of your Vegetable Garden, prevention, and how to treat.