Garden Calendar

Garden Calendar

February 19th, 2011 by Karen Nazor Hill in Life Entertainment

CLASSES

• Feb. 26: "How To Have a Beautiful Lawn," 10 a.m., Holcomb Garden Center, 2705 Battlefield Parkway, Fort Oglethorpe. 706-861-4769, www.holcombgc.com.

EVENTS

• Wednesday: Deadline for $20 registration for third annual Northeast Alabama Gardening Conference, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. CST March 5 at Asbury United Methodist Church, 4510-A Gault Ave. N, Fort Payne, Ala. ($25 after Wednesday). Session topics include roses, tomatoes, food preservation and recycling. Vendors will have items for sale. A silent auction will benefit the scholarship fund. Sponsored by DeKalb County Master Gardeners. Registration fee includes lunch. 256-845-3148 or 256-638-4000.

• Feb. 25-27: Tri-State Home Show, sponsored by Home Builders Association of Southern Tennessee, at Chattanooga Convention Center, 1 Carter Plaza. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. 624-9992, www.hbast.org.

ONGOING

• Each Saturday: "Master Your Garden" radio show, featuring Master Gardeners Mike and Stephanie Payne, 8-10 a.m. on WPLZ-FM 95.3. On-air phone is 702-9111 or e-mail questions to masteryourgarden@yahoo.com.

to contact us

If you have a garden event to publicize, send your information to Karen Hill at khill@timesfreepress.com or call 423-757-6396. Deadline is the Monday before publication.