Green Thumbs Up Education Programs

 

The Williamson County AgriLife Extension Office and Williamson County Master Gardeners are offering a year of Green Thumb gardening and landscaping classes this year!

All classes are located at the City of Round Rock Library, from 6:30pm – 8pm.
Classes are free and no pre-registration is required.
 

Topic

Date

Basic Garden Maintenance

February 6, 2019

Plant Selection

March 19, 2019

Turf Management

April 23, 2019

The Good, The Bad, and The Beautiful:

Speaker, Walt Black will discuss good and bad bug identification, traits, advantages and control of them.  He’ll also cover integrated pest management (IPM), the Monarch butterfly lifecycle, and butterfly gardens. 

May 14, 2019

Irrigation: The Key to Successful Gardening

Topics include design, installation, maintenance and repair.  Speaker Walt Black will concentrate on garden irrigation, not lawn.  Lots of demonstrations and how-to pictures!

June 6, 2019

Tree Problems

July 9, 2019

Fall Gardening

August 13, 2019

Bulbs

September 10, 2019

Shrubs

October 8, 2019

Tree Selection, Planting, and Pruning

November 12, 2019

Weed Management

December 10, 2019