Gardening Events

YACHATS OPEN HOUSE & GARDEN TOUR

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Sunday, August 17, 2014 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

MASTER GARDENER DEMONSTRATION GARDEN TOUR

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Monday, August 18, 2014 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Tour the Master Gardener DEMONSTRATION GARDEN  at Oregon Coast Community College in Lincoln City, and see the bounty -- including POTATOES in many forms!!!

 Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

FOOD PRESERVATION DEMONSTRATION

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Master Food Perserver will demonstrate safe way to preserve this year's garden harvest.  RSVP IS REQUIRED.

Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

MASTER GARDENER DEMONSTRATION GARDEN TOUR

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tour the Master Gardener DEMONSTRATION GARDEN  at Oregon Coast Community College in South Beach area, and watch & taste the locally-grown (by Master Gardeners) TOMATO TASTING COMPETITION!

Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

MASTER GARDENER'S NATIVE GARDEN TOUR

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Thursday, August 21, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tour a local Master Gardener's NATIVE GARDEN in Newport.  RSVP REQUIRED.  CALL FOR LOCATION.

Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

MASTER GARDENER ADAPTIVE GARDENING Presentation

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Friday, August 22, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn from a Master Gardener about ADAPTIVE GARDENING.  This event will be held at Oceanview Senior Living in Newport.  PLEASE CALL OSU EXTENSION, 541-574-6534, TO RSVP.

Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

Master Gardener DEMONSTRATION GARDEN

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Saturday, August 23, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Master Gardener DEMONSTRATION GARDEN at Yaquina Bay Lighthouse Garden in Newport.  Tour this coastal edible school garden & participate in fun family activities.

Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

Master Gardener COMPOST DEMONSTRATION & FOOD PRESERVATION INFO

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Sunday, August 24, 2014 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Master Gardeners will be on hand for a COMPOST DEMONSTRATION as well as a FOOD PRESERVATION Iinformatiion table.

Lincoln County Master Gardeners are hosting various events throughout their annual MASTER GARDENER WEEK, August 17 - 24, at various locations.

Medicinal & Edible Herbs

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Learn how to grow medicianal and edible herbs in the home garden with Master Gardener Sue Sierralupe.

Season Extension Tips & Techniques

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Thursday, August 21, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn about the wide variety of options to extend the vegetable growing season in fall and winter.   We will discuss leafy greens and other plants suited to cool-season growing.  There will be a hands-on demonstration of bending conduit to produce a mini-hoop cover for rows or raised beds. 

Bringing Native Pollinators to the Garden

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:59pm
Thursday, August 7, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

 This class will cover the (a) encouragement and identification of native pollinators in gardens, and (b) the pollination biology of common garden plants. The life-cycles of pollinators and the role of native and non-native garden plants in encouraging pollinators in gardens will be discussed. Also a variety of techniques to improve habitat for beneficial insects.  Instructor Brian Dykstra has a MS Biology from Humboldt State University and has conducted pollinator outreach and research for university, agricultural extension and non-profit groups.

Soil Health Workshop

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:32pm
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Workshop sponsored by Yamhill, Polk and Marion County Soil & Water Conservation workshops.

 $10 at the door.  Space is limited. Please RSVP to Marc Bell, Polk SWCD at 503-623-9680

Mini-College

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:32pm
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - Sunday, July 13, 2014 (all day event)

2 day gardening seminar offering classes for MG recertification

 

Plant Diagnostics

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:32pm
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Learn how to diagnose plant problems in home gardens with Master Gardener Jeff Choate.

Efficient Watering

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:32pm
Thursday, July 31, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn efficient watering techniques to create a more sustainable environment in your own yard.  The pros and cons of drip irrigation, in-ground sprinklers and basic hose irrigation will be taught.  Back to the Roots Landscape owner will teach water conservation while maintaining healthy plants and lawns.

The Basics of Beekeeping

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 4:32pm
Thursday, July 17, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Have you always wanted to know what it takes to raise honey bees?  Learn the basics of beekeeping like biology of the honey bee, what equipment is needed, breakdown of costs for getting started and managing bees throughout the year.

Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Thursday, June 5, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Principles of IPM will be covered including monitoring plants to identify pests and managing pest problems using all available strategies (cultural, physical, biological, and chemical). Emphasis is on using the easiest, least expensive, least disruptive and least toxic methods first.

Candelled ---- Plant Propagation

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Thursday, June 19, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Drip Irrigation

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Learn all about drip irrigation for the home gardener with Master Gardener John Fischer.

Sustainable Landscape Training - Lane County

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:31pm
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - Thursday, June 26, 2014 (all day event)

Learn to create a sustainable/green/ecological landscape. Participants will learn to utilize landscape practices that can be applied to their own yards and will benefit by improving their soil biology and reducing erosion. Class runs both days, June 25-26 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration form and credit card payment can be found on the website:

extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/gardens