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Five Questions for a Better Garden

River Bend Community Organic Garden - May Workshop
Whether your garden is struggling or thriving, you can always do something to improve your space. The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center will present a free workshop, Five Questions for a Better Garden on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 6:30 pm at River Bend Town Hall. Five simple questions: where, why, what, when, how. The details of the answers […]
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Five Questions for a Better Garden

River Bend Community Organic Garden
Whether your garden is struggling or thriving, you can always do something to improve your space. The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center will present a free workshop, Five Questions for a Better Garden on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at River Bend Town Hall. Five simple questions: where, why, what, when, how. The details of the answers […]
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River Bend Community Organic Garden Tomato Workshop

River Bend Community Organic Garden Workshop
Garden Resolution: This is the year my tomatoes will survive and look beautiful. I mean it. This is the year. Or else. The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center presents their 25th free workshop, Growing tomatoes successfully in eastern North Carolina on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 6:30 pm at River Bend Town Hall. If you have tried without success […]
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Edible Landscape Gardening Workshop

Edible Landscape Gardening
The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center announces its free January workshop, Edible Landscape Gardening. The presenter, Carteret County Extension Director, Shawn Banks, holds a degree in Horticulture from NC State.  A passion his career has allowed him to pursue, Shawn describes his immersion in gardening, which includes vegetables, berries and fruit trees, […]
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Free Fall Workshop on Microgreens

Microgreens Workshop
River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center announces a free fall workshop, Microgreens – Good to Eat, Easy to Grow, on Tuesday, November 14th at 6:30 pm at River Bend Town Hall. Microgreens, second only to sprouts, are the quickest food crop urban gardeners can grow! These tasty, nutrient packed “fast food” mini versions […]
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What’s wrong with those tomatoes?

Roundtable for Gardeners
Now is the time to start thinking about your spring garden. Bring your gardening concerns and questions to the River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center’s presentation of the third annual Roundtable for Gardeners on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 6:30 pm at River Bend Town Hall. To kick off this year’s forum our three returning local […]
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Gourds and Other Unusual Squash

Gourds Workshop
The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center is pleased to offer a free workshop, Gourds and Other Unusual Squash, rescheduled from October 11th. Led by Craven County Master Gardener Jane Snider and NSCU Cooperative Extension Director for Craven County Dr. Tom Glasgow, attendees will learn about growing and using gourds and different varieties of squash and pumpkins. Jane is a […]
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Gourds and Other Unusual Squash

River Bend Community Organic Garden Workshop
The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center is pleased to offer a free workshop, Gourds and Other Unusual Squash. Led by Craven County Master Gardener Jane Snider and NSCU Cooperative Extension Director for Craven County Dr. Tom Glasgow, attendees will learn about growing and using gourds and different varieties of squash and pumpkins. Jane is a frequent and entertaining presenter to […]
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Open Garden: River Bend Community Organic Garden

River Bend Community Organic Garden
The River Bend Community Organic Garden (RBCOG) invites River Bend residents, Master Gardeners, and community friends and neighbors to join them as they observe another season of growth at their fourth annual Open Garden on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 from 5:30 – 7:30pm. Visitors are invited to see how a community garden operates. Returning guests […]
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Small Space Gardening – Knowing a Little, Growing a Lot Workshop

Small Space Gardening Workshop
The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center announces its free June workshop, Small Space Gardening – Knowing a Little, Growing a Lot. Presenter Jennifer Knight, owner of Knightscapes Enterprises, Inc. and past President of the Craven County Master Gardener Volunteer Association, is well-known for her service to the gardening community. As owner of Knightscapes […]
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Roundtable for Gardeners

Roundtable for Gardeners
The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center presents the second annual Roundtable for Gardeners on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 6:30 pm at River Bend Town Hall. Attendees are requested to bring gardening concerns, questions, and ideas to the forum. This roundtable will offer suggestions and options about specific growing problems and will present general information for raising vegetables in this region. […]
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Unlocking the Secret of Seeds

River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center
It’s winter and you are thinking about spring planting. If you have ever considered starting your plants from seeds but it seemed like a daunting task, start your year off right by signing up for a free workshop that will address your questions and concerns. The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center announces […]
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Very Berry and Other Summer Fruits Workshop

Fruits Workshop River Bend
The River Bend Community Organic Garden is pleased to present Very Berry and Other Summer Fruits, a free workshop for anyone interested in preparing and preserving the delectable summer fruits that grow in this area. This is a great region for growing all types of berries and other fruits. Master Gardeners Jane Snider and Ellen Serra will […]
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