The next round of Gardeners’ Night Out programs at Cobb County Public Libraries starts at East Cobb Library on August 20th at 7 pm. Gardeners’ Night Out sessions are free and open to the public.

Master Gardener Cris Force will present Building Your Soil Makes for a Healthy Garden for the Tuesday evening program. The library is located in the Parkaire Landing Shopping Center, 4880 Lower Roswell Road, Suite 510-B, Marietta 30068. 770-509-2730

Upcoming Gardeners’ Night Out programs, all on Tuesdays at 7 pm, also include:

September 10: Simple Landscaping Steps for Planning and Planting Your Garden at West Cobb Regional Library, 1750 Dennis Kemp Lane, Kennesaw 30152. Master Gardener Shirley Priest will cover the steps used in creating the City of Smyrna’s Sensory Garden and how to apply them for home gardens. 770-528-4699

October 8: “Garden Bargains” at Mountain View Regional Library, 3320 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. Master Gardener Joy Chanin will share ideas for saving money, time and space with up-cycle household items, how to re-use common items and grow more without spending money. 770-509-2725

November 12: Vegetable Gardening for Beginners at South Cobb Regional Library, 805 Clay Road, Mableton 30126. Master Gardener Sandra Moore will present the basic principles of year-round vegetable gardening for the backyard or community garden plot. 678-398-5828

Gardeners’ Night Out is presented and funded by Master Gardener Volunteers of Cobb County in conjunction with UGA Cooperative Extension Service. For more information, visit

Everyday Home and Gardening Series @ Powder Springs Library

Master Gardener Petra Marie will present Year-Round Vegetable Gardening on Monday, September 23 at 6:30 pm and Lawn and Garden Care on Monday, October 21, 6:30 pm. The library is at 4181 Atlanta Street, Building 1. 770-439-3600.


Gardeners’ Night Out Series Returns August 20th