Final Evening In The Garden Set For Wednesday

The Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Program of Chautauqua County will host its final Evening in the Garden of 2013 at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18.

The evening will include digging of the sweet potatoes, a tasting of the vegetable varieties that have been grown as well as a hands-on workshop, “Putting the Garden to Bed.” The evening will be hosted and presented by Chautauqua County Master Gardeners at their demonstration garden at the Frank Bratt Ag Center, 3542 Turner Road, Jamestown.

The event is free and open to the public.

The Master Gardener Program is one of the programs offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County is a community based educational organization, affiliated with Cornell University, Chautauqua County Government, the New York state SUNY system and the federal government through the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County is part of a network of extension associations, programs and services located across the state and nation.

For more information, call 664-9502 or visit www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua.

For more information on the Master Gardener Program, call Betsy Burgeson, Master Gardener coordinator, at 664-9502, ext. 204 or email Emh92@cornell.edu.