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» Designing with Annuals & Perennials in Your Home Garden: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at Ag & Extension Service Center, 1150 Bellevue St., Green Bay. Presenter is Mark Dwyer, horticulture director of Rotary Garden. $15. Register in advance: (920) 391-4653.
» Broken Terra Cotta Pot Miniature Garden: 6-7 p.m. April 8 at Ivy Trails Gift & Garden, 3200 Main St., Bellevue. Create a fairy garden made of a broken terra cotta pot, tiny annuals and miniature garden accessories. $40; broken pot, plants, bench and other accessories included. Reservations required: (920) 406-1645.
» Growing Blueberries in Containers: 5-6:30 p.m. April 10 at Ag & Extension Service Center, 1150 Bellevue St., Green Bay. Vijai Pandian, horticulture educator, on creating the kind of soil in pots that make blueberries thrive. $5. Register in advance: (920) 391-4653.
» Fruit Tree Grafting: 9 a.m.-noon April 13 at Ag & Extension Service Center, 1150 Bellevue St., Green Bay. Tony Dembski, owner of Maple Valley Orchards and Nursery, Gillett, provides a hands-on workshop on grafting, the art of attaching a piece of one plant (scion) to a rootstock to form a new plant identical to one scion was taken from. Ideal for duplicating that favorite apple or other fruit tree in your yard. Large variety of scion wood and rootstock to graft your own apple, pear or plum cultivars available for purchase. Hosted by NEW Master Gardeners. $2. Registration required: (920) 465-8512.
» Garden Survival 101 - Small Projects to Fix Big Problems: 7 p.m. April 16 at Crossroads at Big Creek, Sturgeon Bay. Jason Feldman of Jason Feldman Landscapes of Sturgeon Bay on common problems faced by gardeners and common-sense solutions for them. Free. Sponsored by Door County Master Gardeners Association. (920) 868-1749.
» Cottonless Cottonwood Cuttings: Mark Sprague, a NEW Master Gardener Volunteer, will have cuttings of "Sir William'' and clone 252-4 cottonwoods (varieties that don't produce cotton and are resistant to problems associated with Eastern cottonwoods) available for sale in April. Order in advance ($2 each) at (920) 391-4653 by leaving name, address, phone number and number of cuttings.