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Cabin Fever Gardening/Nature Series, Saturday, Feb. 17, 10:00 am

When Feb 17, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Where Winterset Public Library Meeting Room
Contact Name Sally Morris
Contact Phone 515-462-1731
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Attention gardeners & nature lovers!  Join us four Saturdays during February and March for a variety of gardening programs presented this year by Iowa experts on bird watching, vermicomposting, growing roses, and how to grow historic irises.  The Cabin Fever Gardening series begins on February 17 with a program presented by lifelong local birdwatcher, Sharon Bauer.  Sharon's program will include basic birding, beginning bird watching, backyard birding and feeders and connecting with the birding community.  She will also introduce us to the Great Backyard Bird Count which is coming up on February 16-18.  Make sure to mark your calendar for this interesting program!  These programs are free and open to the public.

The other programs in the series will be held on:

March 3  - Vermicomposting  by the Wyatt family from Central Iowa Organic Fertilizer of Indianola

March 17 - Growing roses  by Marilyn Spencer, Winterset

March 24 - Historic irises: what they can add to your gardens  by Wanda Lunn, Cedar Rapids