Coker College's Kalmia Gardens To Offer Gardening Course

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Hartsville, S.C. – Aug. 26, 2016 – Kalmia Gardens is offering a four-week Green Gardening Course at the Joslin Education Center this fall.

Participants will have the opportunity to learn about gardening techniques such as plant pathology, soil health, landscaping, proper pruning, and composting. The course is designed to provide something for everyone, regardless of prior gardening experience.

The Joslin Center is located at 1520 West Carolina Avenue, Hartsville S.C. 29550. Classes will meet on Tuesday evenings, Sept. 20-Oct. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The class includes a lab on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The class, textbook and lab is being offered for $135 and is available to the public. To register or learn more, contact Daniel Hill, assistant director of Kalmia Gardens, at (843) 383-8145 or

Release written by media relations coordinator Elizabeth McCarley.



Coker College is a student-focused, private liberal arts college located in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker combines round table, discussion-based learning with hands-on experiences to encourage active participation in and out of the classroom. A supportive, close-knit community prepares Coker students with the confidence and practical life skills they need to reach their personal best, in college and beyond.

Founded in 1908, Coker is a bachelor’s and master’s degree-granting institution and competes in 21 NCAA Division II sports. Coker is ranked among the "Best Colleges" in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review, and by Washington Monthly as one of the Southeast's "Best Bang for the Buck" colleges.