Get Growing: A Day of Garden Workshops (150-03-17-18)
Saturday, March 17, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Level: beginner to intermediate
Cabin fever has hit and you are dreaming of your best yard yet for 2018, but who has time to learn everything? This day-long buffet of classes is the answer- in just one Saturday, you will gain useful tips, tricks, and inspiration in a wide range of gardening topics, and leave with an armful of garden goodies to grow at home! Start your morning off with coffee and breakfast treats as you curate your learning with your choice of any three morning sessions. Choose from: Planting for Pollinators, Sustainable Lawn & Turf, the Forever Vegetable Garden, and Propagating Shrubs & Trees. Join other garden enthusiasts for a box lunch and networking with the instructors, then dive into your choice of any two afternoon classes Choose from: Easy Garden Design, Soil Tests & Indoor Compost, Habitat for Pollinators, and Beetles & Borers: What to do About Two Major Garden Pests. You’ll leave with a binder of handouts and bag full of plants, seeds, and other garden goodies- motivated and educated for the best garden season yet! See complete list of class descriptions on the website.
Limit 80, Marion Andrus Learning Center
$95 member/$110 non-member, includes Arboretum admission and all supplies