FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 -or-
ALYSSA COOK-ALEXANDER - 216-635-3253
Another year's harvest is fast upon us.
Cleveland Metroparks is offering two programs to help local
gardeners get the most of their gardens this fall.
The October gardening programs are:
Harvest Time Tips
Sunday, October 7 � 1 - 2 p.m.
CanalWay Center � Ohio & Erie Canal
It's not time to give up on finding homegrown vegetables just
yet! Find out what crops are available this late in the season,
what to plant now to enjoy next year and more. OSU Extension
Educator Jacqueline Kowalski will provide a wealth of information
for gardeners. CanalWay Center is located on Whittlesey Way, off
the East 49th Street entrance of Ohio & Erie Canal
Reservation, between Grant Avenue and Canal Road in Cuyahoga
Heights. For more information, call 216-206-1000.
Inviting the Planet to Dinner: Root Vegetables
Thursday, October 11 � 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Rocky River Nature Center � Rocky River
To eat locally all year round in Ohio, eat root vegetables!
Carrots, potatoes, onions, rutabagas, parsnips and sweet potatoes
store well all winter. Join a local chef to learn about some little
known root vegetable and how to cook them. Registration, beginning
September 21, and a $10 fee are required. The program includes
tastings.Rocky River Nature Center is located at 24000 Valley
Parkway in Rocky River Reservation, north of Cedar Point Road in
North Olmsted. For more information and to register, call
Learn about eating local vegetables with Cleveland
Metroparks - a part of your life, naturally!