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Home and garden events around Charlotte

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Seed collection workshop

The staff at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden will lead this class from 10:30 a.m. to noon, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Early fall is a great time to propogate some of your favorite flowers by collecting and spreading seeds. Participants will have a staff-guided tour of the perennial gardens to find and collect seeds, and a classroom presentation will focus on seed preparation and tips for successful germination. $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. To register, call 704-829-1252 or visit www.dsbg.org.

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Gardening 101

Green Teacher Network will host this free class Nov. 1 for educators and volunteers who work with schoolyard garden programs. Registration will be open through Oct. 25. The class will be 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Building One on the Harris Campus of Central Piedmont Community College, 3210 CPCC Harris Campus Drive.

The event will feature information on how to start a garden, networking, a tour of the Central Piedmont Community College gardens and a free lunch. This event is open to public, private, charter and home school instructors, as well as educators directly involved in local food production. Register at bit.ly/1b6CBlt.

Hilary Trenda

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