Oriskany, NY (WIBX) - The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County wants to help your garden grow, in more ways than one.

This Saturday, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., the group will host its 16th Annual Herb and Flower Festival at the Oneida County Farm and Home Center.

Sponsored by the Master Gardeners of Oneida County, events include several classes, including an outdoor landscape photography class, a pet-safe lawn and garden class and lectures on the benefits of growing and using lavender.

The Festival also features Terry Hawkridge as the keynote speaker. Hawkridge is the Director of the Arboretum and Grounds at Hamilton College.

The cost to attend the event is three dollars.