Thursday, Jan. 22
The Clatsop County Soil and Water Conservation District holds a free class on composting animal manure and other issues for large animal owners. The session starts at 7 p.m. at the Astoria Public Library Flag Room, 450 10th St. For information, call (503) 325-4571.
The American Horticultural Society offers new members a special treat - $15 worth of free seeds from the Thompson & Morgan seed company.
Additional benefits for members include The American Gardener Magazine, a free seed exchange, free admission to select flower shows and gardens and access to an information service. Membership costs $35 a year. For information, write AHS, 7931 East Boulevard Drive, Alexandria, VA 22308-1300 or go online to www.AHS.org. The phone number is (800) 777-7931.