University of GeorgiaGarden ponds can be beautiful additions to home landscapes. Theycan also become huge burdens and eyesores, if you don’t know howto maintain your pond.To help you decide whether a garden pond is right for you, theUniversity of Georgia Extension in DeKalb County has scheduled a”Build Your Own Pond” class.Bill Mason, owner and manager of Pond Expo, Inc., will lead theclass. Mason will discuss how to install landscape ponds theright way. The class will focus on how to avoid future problemsand reduce installation costs.The class is set for Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 7-9 p.m. It will meetat the extension office on 4380 Memorial Drive in Decatur, Ga.(Take the Memorial Drive exit off I-285.) The cost of the classis $5. For more information, call (404) 298-4080.