Brush up on your plant skills this summer at these free classes and gardening opportunities presented by the good folks at the Sarasota County UF/IFAS Extension and Sustainability department—a partnership between the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Sarasota County.
A hands-on opportunity to spruce up the county’s community gardens.
Aug. 9 at the Laurel Community Garden and Aug. 11 at the North Port Community Garden
Learn more about Sarasota County’s community gardens and how to plant your own farm garden.
Aug. 16 at the Elsie Quirk Library in Englewood
Rain Barrel Workshop
Practical tips on the construction of rain barrels.
Aug. 19 at Twin Lakes Park and Sept. 16 at Longwood Park
Get the details on these free classes and more, and register here.