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Diggin' the Dirt | DeKalb County

Youth in red shirt digging in a garden
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Dolce Vita Community Garden
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Save your dirty for us! We let you learn and explore at the Diggin' the Dirt Junior Master Gardener program! Any youth ages 9-12 are welcome to join us. Learn about soil, worms, seeds, ecology, and more! Registration fee is only $20 for all dates and program is held on Monday evenings from June 5 - July 24 (no class June 19 or July 3 due to holidays).  This class is with Ron Rood and he will be teaching about Garden Maintenance.

Coming up:
June 26- Vegetables and Herbs with Pamela Whittenhall
July 10- S.O.S.: Saving Our Seeds with Ren Stewart
July 17- Landscape Horticulture with Pamela Whittenhall
July 24- Bee Specific with Pollinators with Connie Handel and Kathy Dombek (U of I Extension Program Coordinators)


If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please contact