Mycology 101 in Albion

Date/Time
Date(s) - Monday, Nov 16, 2015
6:00 pm

Location
Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds

Categories


Orleans County Cornell Cooperative Extensive Master Gardeners will hold their fall education series at the Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds, 12690 NY-31, Albion.

To register for classes contact Kim Hazel at (585) 798-4265, ext. 26 or mgorleanscce@cornell.edu.

The classes will be:

Mycology 101

6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16 – Harrington Classroom in the Education Center at the Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds

The cost is $10.

Explore the vast and beautiful world of fungi and mushrooms. Learn how we as humans have used them for food, medicine and other applications to benefit us and the planet for millennia. Learn ways we can grow them, indoors or outdoors, for food or for longevity.

Please register by Monday, Nov. 9.

Wreath and centerpiece making

6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30 – Trolley Building at the Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds

The cost is $15 for a wreath or centerpiece, $25 for both.

Orleans County Master Gardeners will show you how to create your own unique holiday centerpiece or wreath using fresh greens. You will learn which greens will last the longest, basic floral design and how to take care of your centerpiece or wreath.

Please register by Monday, Nov. 23.

Berries and fruit trees

6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14 – Harrington Classroom in the Education Center at the Orleans County 4-H Fairgrounds

The cost is $5.

Learn the basics of growing berries and fruit trees on your own property. Come ready to sample a few local apple varieties while the presenters cover site selection and preparation, variety selection, general growing guidelines and orchard pest management.

Please register by Monday, Dec. 7.