EEC hosts tomato growing program
Carbon County Environmental Education Center will host a program on growing tomatoes from seed at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6.
Presenting the program, "Tomatoes From Seed to Table," will be Master Gardener Diane Giffels.
Giffels will discuss different types, best varieties, caring for young plants, harvesting and even tomato recipes. Participants will leave with four planted pots of four varieties of tomato seed.
The program is open to all ages, but space is limited. There is a donation fee to attend.
Registration will be taken by phone at (570) 645-8597.
The EEC is located at the west end of Mauch Chunk Lake Park, just outside Jim Thorpe, along the Lentz Trail Highway.
More information on EEC programs is available on the website at www.carboneec.org.