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Spring Lunch and Learn

How to Create a Beautiful Hummingbird Garden

With spring fast approaching, our migratory-feathered friends are returning, including the beloved Ruby-throated Hummingbird. Learn how you can attract and support hummers and other pollinators using native plants and habitat enhancements from Mitch Robinson at Strawberry Plains Audubon Center. Mitch will discuss the importance of native plants as nectar sources for wildlife, highlighting species fit for our region, as well as other ways you can support native wildlife in your own yard through SPAC’s Native Plant Nursery and Audubon’s Plants for Birds Database and Native Plant Initiative.

DATE: Wednesday, March 28, 2018
TIME: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
LOCATION: UM-Depot
INSTRUCTOR: Mitch Robinson
FEE: $10
NOTES: Participants are encouraged to bring lunch!

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Pruning Like a Pro

Proper techniques for pruning trees and shrubs are essential for the health of your plants and future growth. It’s not difficult if you know the right techniques and timing. In this class pruning guru Jeff McManus shares concepts from his book Pruning Like a Pro. There will be Q&A, so if you have a question regarding pruning, please email Communiversity at pdll@olemiss.edu to pose your question, and Jeff will discuss the answer during the class session.

DATE: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
MEETS: 12:00-1:00 p.m., UM Depot
INSTRUCTOR: Jeff McManus, CGM, ISA-Certified Arborist, Director of Ole Miss Landscape Services, andĀ author of Pruning Like a Pro
FEE: $10

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UPD's Personal Safety Program

DA2 is a personal safety program that promotes campus risk reduction strategies while building recognition and response skills through weekly classes. UPD officers and student instructors will help you develop justified responses to multiple threat levels.

DATE: Wednesday, January 31, 2018
TIME: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
LOCATION: UM-Depot
INSTRUCTOR: Jeff Kellum-UPD
FEE: FREE
NOTES: Participants are encouraged to bring lunch!

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