Local arborist Tom Jackson will lead a spring pruning workshop at Merryspring Nature Center on Saturday, April 20 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
The workshop will cover the what, where, why, and how of spring pruning. After a short discussion, Tom will lead the group of participants onto the Merryspring grounds to demonstrate proper pruning practices to ensure optimal and attractive growth for shrubs and trees.
Jackson is the owner and operator of Jackson Landscape Service in Camden.
This class is part of the Weekend Workshop series sponsored by Camden Real Estate. The cost is free for Merryspring members with a nominal fee of $5 for nonmembers.
Merryspring is a member-supported, non-profit nature education center and park located at the end of Conway Road just of Rt. 1 by the Hannaford shopping plaza in Camden. For more information, call Merryspring at 236-2239 or visit the website at www.merryspring.org.