Urban gardening classes will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the Westowne Square Mini Garden. The twenty-minute classes will be offered at 11 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. and will include include information on seed harvesting, cold crops, companion planting, composting and winterization.
Beekeeping classes led by a local bee expert will take place on Friday, Oct. 6, and Monday, Oct. 9, at the Engineering Hall green roof. Both classes take place at 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Small groups of employees will have the chance to meet the bees and learn about their importance. Note: this is a change from the originally scheduled dates of Wednesday, Oct. 4, and Thursday, Oct. 5.