Event Cancellations Due to Coronavirus

Several upcoming events have been canceled or postponed due to concerns about the new coronavirus (COVID-19). Events listed on this page may be outdated, so please visit the event website or contact the event organizer for the latest information.
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Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Pelham Road Branch
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Pelham Road Branch

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

FilmSEEDS
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – Mar 15 @ 5:30 pm
Online w/ Organic Growers School

You’re Invited to Register for FilmSEEDS, a Farmer Learning Collaborative by Certified Naturally Grown

This series of six live sessions will offer an opportunity for farmers to boost understanding of best practices for vegetable production according to CNG standards, and connect to a North American network of ecological farmers.

Each dynamic 90-minute virtual session will include:

  • At least one short Film, professionally produced
  • Lesson by CNG’s certification specialist, an experienced farming instructor
  • Expert Exchange, a live conversation between experienced CNG farmers
  • Participant Q & A with the experts, plus
  • Small group discussions to network with experts and other farmers
Each session will cover one of the following topics.

  • Seed Selection
  • Weed Management
  • Pest Management
  • Bed Prep 101
  • Soil Management
  • Disease Management
Sessions will be held on Mondays beginning February 8th at 4pm Eastern (3pm Central, 2pm Mountain and 1pm Pacific time). Registration grants access to the entire series of six sessions.

Because of your connection to Organic Growers School, you’re entitled to 25% off tickets: $60 rather than $80 for General Admission.

Register Here

Use the access code 4712 to get your 25% discount at CNGfarming.org/filmseeds.

Feel free to forward this invitation to farmers you know. They may use the discount code because of their connection to you

Thursday, March 4, 2021
Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Fountain Inn Branch
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Fountain Inn Branch

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Taylors Branch
Mar 9 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Taylors Branch library

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

Thursday, March 11, 2021
Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Simpsonville Branch
Mar 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Simpsonville Branch

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Planning a Productive Spring Garden
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Online w/ SC Botanical Garden
Planning a Productive Spring Garden

Planning a Productive Spring Garden

Do you want to enjoy fresh produce from the spring well into the summer months? Do you want to have a battle plan against insects, diseases, and weeds? If you answered yes to these questions, then you should join Beaufort County Extension agent, Zack Snipes, who will give you the knowledge you need to grow a fantastic and productive garden.

Please, register by Sunday, March 14.

Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Travelers Rest Branch
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Travelers Rest Branch

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

Vegetable Gardening Basics Bullington Gardens
Mar 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Online w/ Bullington Gardens

Learn gardening basics on how to improve soil, composting, what and when to plant, pest control measures and other techniques to get your vegetable garden off to a great start in this 3-day program. Led by John Murphy. ZOOM Class. March 16, 17, & 18th. 3:30-5:00.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Vegetable Gardening Basics Bullington Gardens
Mar 17 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Online w/ Bullington Gardens

Learn gardening basics on how to improve soil, composting, what and when to plant, pest control measures and other techniques to get your vegetable garden off to a great start in this 3-day program. Led by John Murphy. ZOOM Class. March 16, 17, & 18th. 3:30-5:00.

Thursday, March 18, 2021
Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Augusta Road Branch
Mar 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Augusta Road Branch

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

Vegetable Gardening Basics Bullington Gardens
Mar 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Online w/ Bullington Gardens

Learn gardening basics on how to improve soil, composting, what and when to plant, pest control measures and other techniques to get your vegetable garden off to a great start in this 3-day program. Led by John Murphy. ZOOM Class. March 16, 17, & 18th. 3:30-5:00.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Lunch and Learn with Clemson Extension: Warm Season Lawn Care Basics
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Online w/ SC Botanical Garden
Lunch and Learn with Clemson Extension: Warm Season Lawn Care Basics

Lunch and Learn with Clemson Extension: Warm Season Lawn Care Basics

Join agent Jackie Jordan to learn how to have the best lawn this year. This class will cover everything you need to know to care for your centipede, Bermuda, zoysia or St. Augustine grass.

Please, register by Sunday, March 21. Zoom link sent upon registration.

Pop-Up Seed Library Visit: Anderson Road Branch
Mar 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Anderson Road Branch Library

Now, you can take home seeds from the Pop-Up Seed Library during your visit to select Library System locations. This condensed version of the Seed Library offers Library patrons the opportunity to check out up to five packets of seeds per visit.

Thursday, March 25, 2021
Growing Blueberries for the Home Garden Bullington Gardens
Mar 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Online w/ Bullington Gardens

Successfully grow and harvest tasty blueberries in your own home garden. Area Extension Specialized Agent Craig Mauney will share practices on getting blueberries established and growing well, how to prune, pest problems and which are the best varieties for our area. ZOOM class.

ONLINE Lecture Series – “Bonsai at The North Carolina Arboretum: More Than Meets the Eye”
Mar 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Online w/ NC Arboretum

Join us for “Bonsai at The North Carolina Arboretum: More Than Meets the Eye,” a six-part series of online lectures led by Bonsai Curator Arthur Joura and special guests who will be taking an inspiring in-depth look into the ancient art of Bonsai and the creative ways in which the practice has been adapted here at the Arboretum.
The series kicks off this Thursday, January 28, at 4 p.m., and Adult Education is thrilled to present this first session FREE to Arboretum members!
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Lunch + Learn with Clemson Extension: Butterfly Gardening
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Online w/ SC Botanical Garden
Lunch & Learn with Clemson Extension: Butterfly Gardening

Lunch & Learn with Clemson Extension: Butterfly Gardening

Learn how to attract and support these beautiful, beneficial pollinators in your home landscape.
Please register by Sunday, March 28.  Zoom link will be emailed on March 29.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Using Perennials in the Landscape
Mar 31 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Online w/ Bullington Gardens

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Crissy Dzielak will highlight great perennials for Western NC, especially ones that are lower maintenance, and how these plants can be used in the landscape. Zoom class.

Thursday, April 8, 2021
Spring Wildflower Ecology
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Online w/ SC Botanical Garden
Spring Wildflower Ecology

Spring Wildflower Ecology

Join educator Sue Watts on a virtual spring wildflower walk to explore the ecology of the forest floor. Meet the pollinators and other animals who rely on our spring ephemerals, learn about plant adaptations, and even discover how our spring wildflowers have provided for human needs.

 

Please register by April 1.

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Composting at Home-Bullington Gardens
Apr 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Online w/ Bullington Gardens

Cooperative Extension Specialized Agent Craig Mauney will discuss best composting practices including types of bins, what and what not to compost, and how to manage the compost pile to produce great compost to enhance your garden soil.
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Lunch and Learn with Clemson Extension: Terrific Tomatoes
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Online w/ SC Botanical Garden
Lunch and Learn with Clemson Extension: Terrific Tomatoes

Want to grow great tomatoes this summer? This class with Jackie Jordan will cover growing tips and tricks to beat pests, so you can grow the best tomatoes this year.

Please, register by Sunday, April 18. Zoom link sent upon registration.