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Local class to focus on growing mushrooms

Tucson Organic Gardeners, a nonprofit organization, will present “Growing Mushrooms” at its free monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 20 at 7 p.m. at St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church, 3809 E. Third Street, in the Geneva Room.

The doors will open at 7 p.m. to allow participants to browse free literature and ask gardening questions. The speaker will begin at 7:30 p.m. Programs are held the third Tuesday of the month, September through April.

TOG also will hold an organic garden fair and plant sale at the community gardens at St. Mark’s on Saturday, March 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Locally grown organic vegetable and herb seedlings, open-pollinated seeds, organic compost and fertilizers will be available, along with garden ornaments and other supplies. A free gardening class will begin at 11 a.m.

For more information, email info@tucsonorganicgardeners.org or visit tucsonorganicgardeners.org.