First Fridays in the Garden

Rock Hill Parks, Recreation, & Tourism (RPT) has partnered with the Clemson Extension Service to offer free classes which are taught on the first Friday of each month. The topic varies each month and the group meets at the Glencairn Garden Learning Center at 825 Edgemont Ave in Rock Hill.  Lectures start at 9:30 and 11 am. 
Admission is free and open to everyone.

2019 First Friday Topics

Glencairn Garden Learning Center

date      topic     speaker

1/4/2019            The Emerald Ash Borer and other Woodboring Insects   Paul Thompson

2/1/2019            Vegetables - what to plant now before your summer garden     Paul Thompson

3/1/2019            Human Pests and How to Protect Yourself           Paul Thompson

4/5/2019            Annual Vines for Season-long Flowers    Paul Thompson

5/3/2019            Attracting Our Native Bees          Mike Dubiski & Paul Thompson

6/7/2019            Managing Fire Ants in the Landscape and Vegetable Garden        Paul Thompson



8/2/2019            Monarch Butterflies       Jenna Petri

9/6/2019            Cover Crops: what are they and how to use them             Paul Thompson

10/4/2019          Exciting New Ornamentals          Paul Thompson

11/1/2019          Holiday Decorating Ideas from the Garden           Paul and Master Gardeners

12/6/2019          Growing Camellias          Paul Thompson