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University of Idaho Extension, Ada County

Physical Address:
5880 Glenwood Street, near Western Idaho Fairgrounds, Boise Hawks Stadium and Garden City Library

Office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Mailing Address:
5880 Glenwood Street
Boise, ID 83714

Register/Pay Online

Phone: 208-287-5900

Email: ada@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/ada

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Horticulture Workshops

Each year UI Extension, Ada County offers horticulture workshops and classes based on interest and availability.

Planting Containers Zoom Class

Advanced Idaho Master Gardeners Donna Beronda and Otter Claiborne will present "Tips and Tools for Seasoned Gardeners" on Thursday, Aug. 6 at 11 a.m. via Zoom. Their presentation is a PowerPoint and hands-on demonstration of tools and advice to make gardening easier whether you are getting on in years or are physically challenged. They will also give suggestions and demonstrate some exercises that may help you stay safe and continue to enjoy your garden.

To register for this free Zoom class email Jamie Thill at the Garden City Library. Her email address is jthill@gardencitylibrary.org. You will receive an email with the link for the Zoom class.

Composting Workshops

  • Helpful, environment-friendly information on how to use yard waste
  • Hands-on composting experience
  • Opportunity to be certified as a master composter

Classes (PDF) offered in the spring or fall. Please check with UI Extension, Ada County for specific dates and times.

Upcoming Events

Easy Composting Workshop

Time and Date: Pending. Look for it in the fall.
Where: University of Idaho Extension, Ada County — 5880 N Glenwood St., Boise

To express interest, please submit Easy Composting Registration Form (PDF) to our office.

Master Composter

Through teaching and community service, Master Composters become leaders and educators on backyard solid-waste management in their communities.

Participants completing the three sessions of composting workshops and the required practicum hours are certified as Master Composters.

Commitment:

  • 3 composting workshops
  • 20 hours of hands-on practicum

Contact

University of Idaho Extension, Ada County

Physical Address:
5880 Glenwood Street, near Western Idaho Fairgrounds, Boise Hawks Stadium and Garden City Library

Office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Mailing Address:
5880 Glenwood Street
Boise, ID 83714

Register/Pay Online

Phone: 208-287-5900

Email: ada@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/ada

Our People Find us on Google Maps