Communities In Bloom: fruits & veggies

Date(s) - Thursday, Feb 18, 2021
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


A series of classes called “Communities in Bloom” will be held virtually in February by the Master Gardeners of Cornell Cooperative Extension in Erie County. The classes are for both beginning and veteran gardeners.

Topics and dates are:

Insects and Diseases in the Garden with Carol Ann Harlos

6:30- 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9.

Are all the “bugs” in your garden bad? How can you tell if your plant is sick? Learn more about the role of insects, bad and good, in your garden and how to identify and prevent disease.


Growing Fruits and Vegetables in the Home Garden with Esther Kibbe and Paul Kranz

6:30- 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb.18

Interest in healthy eating, fresh produce, and food insecurity issues have created a huge interest in home gardening. Learn how to get your hands dirty and create a successful garden.


Meatballs, Volcanos, and Other Garden Malpractices with Peggy Koppmann

10- 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27

A tongue-in-cheek look at gardening practices – and malpractices – that affect the appeal and success of the home garden. Learn how to avoid some common mistakes in your garden.

The cost is $15 for any individual class and $40 for all three classes.

Register here.