Managing Canada Geese

Managing Canada Geese

When: Today, 6-8 p.m.

What: Learn more about conflict management with Canada geese at a seminar led by Ohio Division of Wildlife.

Where: Boardman Park, Lariccia Family Community Center, Rotary Room.

Details: Free, but pre-registration required. RSVP to Bryan Kay at 330-245-3026, or

Orchid Clinic

When: Monday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

What: Have an orchid that needs a little TLC? Dave Miller and Jackie Land will walk you through repotting your orchid. Bring any problem orchids for help to get them back on track. Plus, receive an orchid to repot in class and take home. Orchid bark mix will be available for sale at a nominal cost.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens

Cost: $20; FFRG member, $15.

Info: 330-740-7116

Beyond The Shovel

When: Tuesday, 6-8 p.m.

What: Eric Barrett, OSU Ext. educator, will present expert information about choosing and using farm and garden tools and equipment.

Where: Demonstration Kitchen, 822 Billingsgate Ave., at back of Iron Roots Urban Farm.

Details: Free, but RSVP strongly recommended. Contact Sophia Buggs at 330-480-0423 or to pre-register.

Plant Parts, Patterns: Mosses

When: Wednesday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

What: Enjoy a midmorning stroll through the gardens as you learn basics of botany and patterns of plant families. From plant parts to nomenclature and evolution of plants, discover the intricacies that make plants special. Return to Davis Center for seasonal lunch with dessert.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens

Cost: $16; FFRG members, $12.

Info: 330-740-7116

First Detector Training

When: Next Thursday, 1-4 p.m.

What: Help protect farms and natural areas from exotic, invasive species. First Detectors are part of the National Plant Diagnostic Network (NPDN) and the Ohio Plant Diagnostic Network (OPDN). Training in Ohio promotes awareness and detection of new or emerging plant pest threats to Ohio’s rural and urban agricultural or natural systems. Participants will receive a certificate at end of program.

Where: Mill Creek MetroParks Farm, 7574 Columbiana Canfield Road, Canfield.

Cost: $5

Details: Register by calling 330-533-5538.

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