“Dahlias” will be presented by Master Gardener Jackie Burkey noon Oct. 13 via Zoom.

Dahlias can add a lot of color and texture to the Minnesota garden, a news release stated. In this class, Burkey will talk about how to successfully grow gorgeous dahlias and how to store the tubers in the winter, including a new method used by some growers. People also will be able to see examples of the many different classes of dahlias, from small, bushy varieties to magnificent dinner plate cultivars.

Register for this free Zoom webinar by calling the library at 218-829-5574 or registering online at

tinyurl.com/CWCgarden. The Zoom link will be sent in a confirmation email after registration.

Free master gardener classes through the University of Minnesota Extension Crow Wing County master gardeners will take place through December. Monthly presentations facilitated by

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certified UMN Extension Crow Wing County master gardeners will discuss subjects ranging from garden tools to gourds.

Master gardeners are University of Minnesota-trained volunteers whose job is to educate the public about a variety of horticulture subjects. The master gardener program educational effort is designed to enhance the public’s quality of life and to promote good stewardship of the environment. To find out more visit crow wing master gardeners.org.

For more information on any of the events, contact the library at 218-829-5574 or visit the library’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/brainerdpubliclibrary.