Learn to Garden – Fun with Soil & Water – 9:00 AM

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Date(s) - 06/22/2021
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

N.C. Cooperative Extension , Currituck County Center


Date:  Tuesday, June 15 – Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Time: 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Ages: 8-12
Cost: $3 per session
Location: Currituck Extension Center
Website:  4-H Summer Fun 2021

The Summer Fun Booklet lists all the educational opportunities available and provides dates, times, links and other details necessary to register. We will add new programs as they become available so stay tuned to the Currituck Extension Website for additional programs this summer.

Youth ages 8 to 12 who wish to learn more about gardening be sure to join us on Tuesday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in our community garden to learn more about local foods and gardening techniques. Our garden is located at the Cooperative Extension – Currituck Center behind the main building.

Each week we will have hands-on gardening activities focused on a different theme. We will also
grow all sorts of vegetables, and you will help plant, harvest, cultivate and care for our garden throughout
the summer.

Each session is approximately 3 hours in length and the cost is only $3, so register for some or all of the sessions. No experience is necessary!

To register, please visit https://learntogardenallsummerlong8to12.eventbrite.com

  • Week 2:  June 22, 2021
    Fun with Soil & Water and how they affect plant growth
  • Week 3: June 29, 2021
    Ecology & Environment: How, people, plants & animals depend on each other to thrive
  • Week 4: July 6, 2021
    Explore the world of Insects and Diseases and learn what’s bugging you & your plants
  • Week 5: July 13, 2021
    Landscape Gardens: learn how to create & care for a complete and composed garden
  • Week 6: July 20, 2021
    Fruits and Nuts: A tasty adventure learning about all the different types of fruits & nuts
  • Week 7: July 27, 2021
    Learn to grow Vegetables and Herbs and also how to cook them in yummy dishes