It may be cold outside, but it’s time to start planning a warm-season garden. Spring Vegetable Gardening classes will be offered at several libraries in February by the University of California Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardeners of Stanislaus County.
The classes will be offered at the Riverbank and Oakdale libraries, in addition to branches in Patterson, Ceres and Turlock.
In Riverbank the class is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 11 at 2 p.m.
The Riverbank Library is at 3442 Santa Fe St.; call 209-869-7008 for more information.
In Oakdale, class is set for Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 6 p.m.
The Oakdale Library is at 151 S. First Ave.; call 209-847-4204 for more information.
The Spring Vegetable Gardening class is perfect for beginning gardeners, who can expect to learn about planting tomatoes, corn, summer and winter squash, peppers, eggplants and more. The class will cover growing vegetables both in the ground and in containers.