Learn how to grow fresh herbs and the ways to use them

CLINTON, Ill. – Sight, smell, taste, and touch. Growing and using herbs awaken nearly all our senses. Explore the culinary, aromatic, and ornamental value that herbs offer with a free in-person workshop. 

Growing Herbs with DeWitt County Master Gardeners will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on June 10 at Vespasian Warner Library, 310 N. Quincy St., Clinton, IL. Learn about herbs, how to grow them, common uses, and all about herb gardens.

The registration deadline is June 9.  Register by calling Marie of Vespasian Warner Library at 217-935-5174. For more information, please contact Beth Miglin, Extension horticulture coordinator, at bmiglin@illinois.edu or call 217-935-5764.

The horticulture program is a branch of University of Illinois Extension that provides research-based information and training about soil testing, tree health, lawn care, pest identification and control, vegetable gardening, and more. The horticulture program also provides Master Gardener training. Find DeWitt, Macon, and Piatt Extension Master Gardeners and Horticulture on Facebook.

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact 217-935-5764. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access needs.

Source: Beth Miglin, Horticulture Coordinator, University of Illinois Extension

Writer: Laura Crider, Marketing and Communications, University of Illinois Extension

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