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March 2021

Gardening 101 With Amelia LoDolce

March 3 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Grow Where You Are! Are you interested in gardening, have a plot at a VINES community garden, or just want to learn about growing food in a small space?  Join our Executive Director Amelia Lo Dolce as she walks us through gardening essentials, including: Spacing Garden design Sun/shade exposure When and where to plant certain crops Managing pests Caring for your soil And much more. Participants will create their own garden plan! *This workshop is free and open to gardeners…

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Seed Starting Workshop with Cynthia Averett

March 17 @ 5:30 pm

Join VINES' Binghamton Urban Farm Manager Cynthia Averett as she walks us through the basics of starting your favorite vegetables from seed.  Cynthia will cover seed-starting essentials, such as:  Join us for our online Seed Starting Workshop Wednesday, March 17th, 2021 at 5:30 pm. You will learn about: Starting your own transplants When and how to start seedlings Methods and low-cost options Which plants need an early start *This workshop is free and open to gardeners of all levels. A…

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Gardening 101 with Christina Zawerucha

March 24 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

  Are you interested in gardening, have a plot at a VINES community garden, or just want to learn about growing food in a small space?  Join our Community Garden Program Manager Christina Zawerucha as she walks us through gardening essentials, including: Spacing Garden design Sun/shade exposure When and where to plant certain crops Managing pests Caring for your soil And much more. Participants will create their own garden plan! *This workshop is free and open to gardeners of all…

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April 2021

Gardening 101 with Hope Townsend

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

  Are you interested in gardening, have a plot at a VINES community garden, or just want to learn about growing food in a small space?  Join our Youth Program Manager Hope Townsend as she walks us through gardening essentials, including: Spacing Garden design Sun/shade exposure When and where to plant certain crops Managing pests Caring for your soil And much more. Participants will create their own garden plan! *This workshop is free and open to gardeners of all levels.…

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May 2021

Organic Pest & Disease Management

May 5 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Learn how to protect your garden from pests and diseases without the use of synthetic fertilizers or pesticides.  VINES' Community Garden Program Manager will use interactive games and story telling to introduce the basics of organic pest and disease management for urban gardeners. Explore: Plant selection, nutrition and placement for pest prevention Basic Monitoring and identification of common pests and diseases Mechanical solutions for pest management Sanitation and habits for pest/disease prevention Attracting beneficial organisms for a "Whole Systems" approach…

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