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Therapeutic Horticulture with HomeInstead for Senior Vets: Lifelong Gardening
March 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Home Instead Senior Care Foundation is sponsoring free Therapeutic Horticulture classes for senior veterans (55+) and a companion at Cape Fear Botanical Garden in March and April. Classes will teach gardening skills and concepts with the goal of improving wellness through increased mobility, socialization and independence. Choose from a 6-week series, “Grow Easy: Gardening with Seniors” and one-day classes “Getting Back in the Garden” and “Hope Grows: Seasoned Gardening.”
Ease into gardening by learning about soil to seeds, propagation, pruning, harvesting, and simple landscape design with healthy living in mind! This series lasts 6weeks and consists of one class per week.
Sign up by contacting Amy Stidham at 910-486-0221 x 43 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lunch will be available for purchase from the Garden View Cafe on Tuesday-Friday from 11am-2pm.