Calendar of Events – All Locations

Jun
16
Sat
Success with Succulents: A Bedford County Master Gardener Event @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Succulents.

Join us as our local Master Gardeners teach us about types of succulents, the differences between cacti and succulents, and how assorted succulents require individual care.  They will also demonstrate the proper techniques to use when propagating succulents. Each participant will then plant their own succulent in a re-purposed container, ready to display and enjoy at home!
Registration is required and space is limited.  Registration begins April 12th; call us at 540-586-8911 to sign up.   

May
25
Sat
Get Your Garden Buzzing: A Bedford Area Master Gardener Association Event @ Bedford Central Library
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

A bee on a purple flower.Get Your Garden Buzzing
A presentation by
members of the Bedford Area
Master Gardener Association

 

 

  • Bee a Better Gardener – Learn what flowers you can plant in your garden to help feed and grow our pollinator population.
  • Bee a Good Garden Host – Create a bee bath using hypertufa to provide fresh water for the bees in your yard! 

Sign-ups begin April 1st.
Registration is limited; please contact the library at 540-425-7002 to sign up. 

Each participant will also go home with a packet of seeds to help get
their pollinator gardens started!

Nov
16
Sat
Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts @ Montvale Library
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Dried flowers spilling from glass jars.Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts
A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program
The Master Gardeners will teach us about the history and use of scented plants around the home, as well as how to select, gather and dry flowers and herbs from the garden. Participants will then be guided in mixing their own samples of potpourri and bath salts to take home for personal use or as a gift.
For ages 13+.  Registration is required; please call us at 540-425-7006.

 

Nov
23
Sat
Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Dried flowers spilling from glass jars.Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts
A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program
The Master Gardeners will teach us about the history and use of scented plants around the home, as well as how to select, gather and dry flowers and herbs from the garden. Participants will then be guided in mixing their own samples of potpourri and bath salts to take home for personal use or as a gift.
For ages 13+.  Registration is required; please call us at 540-586-8911.

 

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