INSTITUTE, W.Va. -- The West Virginia State University Extension Service is teaming up with the Kanawha County Public Library for free workshops on tree care and maintenance at various library branches throughout October.Participants will learn techniques such as mulching, fertilizing and pruning to ensure trees are healthy and aesthetically pleasing in the landscape.The workshops are part of the libraries' monthly education classes.The schedule is:
Oct. 2: Main Library, noon to 1 p.m.Oct. 8: Riverside Public Library, noon to 2 p.m.
Oct. 10: Clendenin Branch Library, 6 to 8 p.m.Oct. 11: Cross Lanes Branch Library, 11 a.m. to noonBranch addresses can be found at www.kanawhalibrary.org.To register, contact WVSU's Brad Cochran at 304-541-3301 or firstname.lastname@example.org.