Spring Garden Show Coming Soon
The 7th annual Albemarle Master Gardener Spring Garden Show is Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 9am to 3pm at the Perquimans County Recreation Center in Hertford. Hosted by the Chowan, Gates & Perquimans County Extension Master Gardener Volunteers, the event is free and proceeds support a scholarship for area students pursuing advanced degrees in agriculture or horticulture. Highlights of the event include a Master Gardener plant sale, bake sale, raffle, children’s corner, educational exhibits, and over 30 vendors selling a variety of plants, goods, and crafts. Lunch will be catered by 252 Grill of Hertford. Master Gardeners will also be on hand to answer gardening questions and speak about topics like planting for pollinators. The theme of this year’s show is Seed Em and Reap. According to program president Betty Onufrak, “As master gardeners, we enjoy sharing gardening tips and skills with everyone we meet and we strive to encourage our community friends and neighbors to “seed ’em and reap” along with us.”
For more information about the Albemarle Master Gardener Spring Garden Show, visit perquimans.ces.ncsu.edu/springgardenshow/ or call 482-6585.