CSU Extension Summer Classes


We have scheduled some hands-on classes for this summer for Master Gardeners, the local Green Industry and the general public to help us all grow better gardens!  The classes will be taught by CSU Extension Specialists and educators and practiced gardeners.  We will offer the classes at various locations in our area.  The cost for each class varies depending on the topic.  We already had a successful first class Ornamental Shrub Pruning in April!!!

This is our basic schedule: 

April 6             Ornamental Shrub Pruning      
9-noon, Glockson Bldg, Norwood    
May 17             Rain Water Harvesting         
9 am– noon, Placerville School House
 June 15 & 29     Trough Gardens
2 pm—4 pm, Placerville School House
 July   9th                 Lawn Care
9-12:30 Glockson Bldg, Norwood
 August 22           Insect Identification         
1 pm—5 pm, Norwood Fire Station
 September 21    Composting & HASE Open House   
1 pm—5 pm, Telluride

For more in-depth information about each class and
to hold your spot contact us at 

or Phone us at 970-327-4393


 or yvette.henson@colostate.edu

All Classes cost $10 except the trough garden class.  SMC employees are $5. Current CMGs in SMB are free.  The exception is the trough garden class which costs $45 for everyone. Checks or cash only accepted to reserve your spot.