City of Georgetown hosting healthy yard workshop

The workshop will be free and take place from 1:30-3:45 p.m. (Courtesy Centuries Communities Inc.)
The workshop will be free and take place from 1:30-3:45 p.m. (Courtesy Centuries Communities Inc.)

The workshop will be free and take place from 1:30-3:45 p.m. (Courtesy Centuries Communities Inc.)

The city of Georgetown is hosting a workshop on how to maintain a healthy yard July 1 at the Friends Room at the Georgetown Public Library, according to a June 24 news release.

The free workshop will take place from 1:30-3:45 p.m. and cover topics such as composting, native plants, alternatives to pesticides and commercial fertilizers, reducing pests and weeds, and understanding beneficial insects.


Drinks and refreshments will be offered, and door prizes and drawings will be included.

To register for the workshop, visit here. Registration is required, and there will be a limit of 60 attendees.
By Fernanda Figueroa

Reporter, Georgetown

Fernanda joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2021 after graduating from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in December 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication and a second major in political science. Fernanda covers education, local government, non profits and business for the city of Georgetown. Prior to CI, Fernanda worked as a reporter for The Rider, UTRGV's weekly student newspaper and served as a media relations intern for UTRGV Athletics.



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