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Garden symposium in Jamestown

September 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am 3:00 pm

A gardening symposium will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, September 23 in the Carnahan Building, Jamestown Community College, 241 James St., Jamestown. It is sponsored by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Master Gardener Program.

The event is for new and seasoned gardeners alike.

Speakers will be:

  • Ken Parker, CNLP, indigenous horticulturist: “Choosing Native Plants for Garden Success”
  • Lori Brockelbank, specializing in traditional and urban forestry: “Good Trees for the Area”

There will also be a panel discussion from the Master Gardeners on growing garlic, composting, regulated invasive plants and other topics.

General admission is $25. For Master Gardeners from any county, the price is $15.

There is a lunch option for an additional $10.50. You must register by Friday, Sept. 8 to get a lunch ticket.

Register here or stop by the Cornell Cooperative Extension office between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.