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