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Classes and Events
April 15, 2023
Soil Amendments for Gardeners
10 am – Noon
Gilpin Library with Virtual Option
Join CSU Extension to learn more about soil health and fertility.
- Discuss why soil nutrition is important for growing vegetables
- Learn about organic and conventional soil amendments available for gardeners
- Discover easy techniques for achieving more productive soils
- Master soil health principles
In-person attendees do not need to register. Arrive 10 minutes before class starts at Gilpin Library, 15131 Hwy 119, Black Hawk, CO.
If you wish to attend virtually, register here to receive a link to attend.
If you have missed any of our classes please be sure to check out our recorded webinars below!
Radon, Well and Septic Systems in the Mountains 3/21/23
Mountain Pine Beetle Workshop Webinar 1/11/23
Virtual Tour of Historic Central City
Links to information from this event: Gilpin Wildfire Mitigation Quick Checklist
Wildfire Forecast and Preparation in the Peak to Peak Region 4/19/21
Rollins Pass: Culture and History on Rollins Pass 3/15/21
Rollins Pass: Flora and Fauna of Rollins Pass 3/22/21
Fire Ecology and Behavior – Tony Cheng PhD, Professor, Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship at Colorado State University and Director, Colorado Forest Restoration Institute. Watch the recording here
Defensible Space and Home Hardening – Daniel Beveridge, Wildfire Mitigation Program Specialist, Colorado State Forest Service. Watch the recording here.
Fire Resistant Landscaping – Irene Shonle PhD, Horticulture Associate, Colorado State University Extension – El Paso County. Watch recording here.
Evacuation Preparedness and Animal Evacuation – Ragan Adams DVM, Coordinator, Veterinary Extension Specialist Group College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Department of Clinical Sciences, Colorado State University Sharon Bokan, Small Acreage Coordinator, Colorado State University Extension – Boulder County. Watch recording here.
Check back for more upcoming classes and events!
Extension programs are available to all without discrimination. If you have a disability for which you seek an accommodation, please notify Gilpin Extension before the event. Contact us for information about financial assistance. Colorado State University Extension, U.S. Department of Agriculture and Colorado counties cooperating.