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24 Winter/Spring 2020 Cary Senior Center c Education State of the Programs and Trips Are we missing something or would you like to see more of a particular subject? Join the staff of the Cary Senior Center over coffee to discuss the state of the programs and trips. We'll be planning for our next brochures so your input is needed! Fri Jan 31 9:30–10:30 a.m. 001407 Location: Conference Room Beyond the Weeds Calling all beginner and experienced gardeners, you will really DIG these programs. This series will focus on a variety of gardening topics from working with certain plants to composting to planting for the season and much more. Come bloom with us! January GARDEN RAILROADS Bring another artistic element to outside decor. Look at different types of Garden Railroads and plant designs in them. Thu Jan 9 9:30-11:30 a.m. 002103 February TOMATOES- FROM SEED TO SAUCE! The middle to end of February is the perfect time to start seeds for late spring planting. This class will explore the art, science and luck of successful tomato growing. Tips for trellis management, seed selection, soil amendment and predator control. Thu Feb 6 9:30-11:30 a.m. 002104 March BIRD SONGS See and listen to birds you're likely to find in your yard in winter and spring. Learn how to find bird songs online and on your phone. Learn about different species of birds, what they eat, and where they build their nests. Fri Mar 13 1:30-3 p.m. 002105 April WEEDS "All about Weed in Your Landscape: How to ID and Make Them Go Away" by Leah Dail, Wake County Extension Master Gardener. Landscapes are full of plants, but some of the plants may not belong there. Learn how to identify common weeds and how to prevent them from growing in your garden and, if they manage to grow, how to get rid of them. Mon Apr 17 1-2:30 p.m. 002108 Check out the Beyond the Weeds series for all your gardening tips. Education

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