|New Backyard Vegetable Farm program offered for adults on March 4|
The program is called Backyard Vegetable Farm and is for ages 18 and older. Staff from the Family Tree Nursery, 7036 Nieman Road, Shawnee, will teach participants how to start, how to ready the soil, and what and how much to plant. Backyard gardeners will become familiar with the environment while saving money and enjoying some home-grown produce. Handouts are included. Perform a catalog search for the keyword "gardening" to find this program in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings.
This program is offered at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, at the Family Tree Nursery, 7036 Nieman Road, Shawnee.
The cost for one 60-minute session is $10 for Johnson County residents or $11 for nonresidents.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com.