May 2015 IFAS Extension Calendar of Events

MAY IFAS

Sumter County IFAS Extension has several classes to choose from in May and many of the classes are free.

May Schedule of Events

Tuesday, May 19  “Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ for New Residents” 9:00 a.m.to 10:00 a.m. Colony Cottage Recreation Center  (Free - No Registration Required - Villages ID Required)

Tuesday, May 26 "Master Gardener Speaker Series: Insect Problems and Fungus" 9:00 am to 10:00 am  Savannah Center (Free - No Registration Required - Villages ID Required)

Tuesday, May 26 "Master Gardener Speaker Series: Palms and Alternative Trees" 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Seabreeze Recreation Center (Free - No Registration Required - Villages ID Required).  This talk will help you choose a palm suited to Central Florida and give you information to keep your palms healthy.  If you are considering an alternative to palms for your landscape, then this talk will help you with choices on other trees to plant.

Tuesday, May 26 "Master Gardener Speaker Series: Palms and Alternative Trees" 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Eisenhower Recreation Center (Free - No Registration Required - Villages ID Required).  This talk will help you choose a palm suited to Central Florida and give you information to keep your palms healthy.  If you are considering an alternative to palms for your landscape, then this talk will help you with choices on other trees to plant.

Thursday, May 28 "Florida-Friendly Landscape Series: Plants Toxic to Dogs and Cats" 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Villages Sumter County Service Center (open to the public, but registration is required).  An informational talk on plants in your home and landscape that could be toxic to your pets.

Weekly Classes

Ask the Master Gardener Plant Clinics Every Monday (except Memorial Day) 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Government Annex Building, 8033 CR 466, The Villages  Phone: 352-689-4673. E-mail askthemastergardener@ifas.ufl.edu (Free - Open to the Public)

Ask the Master Gardener Plant Clinics Every Friday (except the 15th and 22nd of May) 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Villages Sumter County Service Center, 7375 Powell Road, Room 102, Wildwood. E-mail askthemastergardener@ifas.ufl.edu (Free - Open to the Public)

For more information, please visit the website for Sumter County IFAS Extension.

 

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