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Gardening 101 Series

This series is designed to equip new and novice gardeners with the tools and knowledge to start their own gardens. Grow your green thumb this spring by taking part in the in person option to get all the basics, or special interest topics virtually. Sessions are taught by WVU Extension Master Gardeners, Extension Agents, and other industry experts.

In Person: Day 1, Saturday, March 4 - The Basics

  • Topics: Setting up a garden, seed selection and transplants, diseases, pests, and weeds, harvesting and storing produce.
  • Location: Hospice of the Panhandle Education Center, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville
  • Time: Doors Open at 8:30 a.m.
    Program runs 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
  • Cost: $5, paid at the door
In Person:  Day 2,  Saturday, March 11th - Keep Growing 
  • Topics:  Seed starting and selection, Composting, All about pests (and a little about diseases)
In case of inclement weather, the cancelled date will be rescheduled for March 18th.

Preregistration is required at Gardening 101 or by calling the Jefferson County Extension Office at 304-728-7413

For questions, contact Emily Morrow, WVU Jefferson County Agent at

Tomato ripening on a vine