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PONDS FOR BEGINNERS


Dates:September 12-26, 2018
Meets:W from 6:30 PM to 8 PM, 3 sessions
Hours:4.50
Location:Hillside Junior High
Instructor:Susan Boydstun
Fee: $40.00  

THIS COURSE IS NOW CLOSED. WINTER SESSION REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 6, 2019. COME BACK AND SEE US!

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Course Description

An introduction to backyard ponds and pond construction.  If you are considering installing a pond, or inherited a pond with your home, this is the class for you!

Our instructor, a local Koi and pond expert affiliated with the Idaho Water Garden and Koi Society, will guide students through proper installation of a small or large pond, with an emphasis on safety, winter maintenance tips that will keep it simple and easy, and adding plants and fish.

You can read more about the Idaho Water Garden and Koi Society at their website: www.iwgks.org.

Most important: you'll learn the tips and tricks to do this as affordably as possible!

You'll enjoy photos of pond styles, and receive help in drawing out and mapping your space and pond.

Come learn the safety issues for electrical, pond depth, location of the pond, liner options, ways to minimize maintenance, as well as general information on plumbing, pumps, drains and how to keep a healthy pond.

Finally, you'll learn about adding fish to your pond.

Please click on instructor link for biography; ages 18+.