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How To Gardening Seminars

"How to" Gardening Seminars

Seminars & Events

We're putting together a wonderful schedule of festivities for 2017! So bookmark this page and check back often. Then mark your calendar and join us for fun activities and interesting people (and animals) at our series of themed seminars and events.
 

Saturday

July
29

Vertical Gardening using Vines
2:00 pm

Annual and perennial vines are a great way to add some vertical interest to your landscape. Learn about the characteristics and cultural requirements of various vines, as well as how to care for these beautiful plants.
Fee: Free
Preregistration required. Call (847) 272-1209 to reserve your place.

Saturday

Aug
5

Garden Combat: Earth Friendly Approaches to Managing Garden Pests and Diseases
2:00 pm

It's a jungle out there! Japanese beetles, powdery mildew, fungal infections are all getting ready to launch an attack on your well cared for garden. We will discuss these garden pests and present ways to keep them under control, focusing on environmentally friendly plans of attack.
Fee: Free
Preregistration required. Call (847) 272-1209 to reserve your place.

Saturday

Aug
12

WEEDS...Know your Enemy
2:00 pm

Continue your garden combat training. Learn about weed identification, good weeds, why weeds appear and how to deal with weeds, including organic approaches to weed control.
Fee: Free
Preregistration required. Call (847) 272-1209 to reserve your place.

Gallery of Past Events

  • Children's Workshops

    Children's Workshops

  • Junior Spring Workshop

    Junior Spring Workshop

  • Butterfly Festival

    Butterfly Festival

  • Touch a Truck

    Touch a Truck Event

  • Mosaic Stepping Stone Workshop

    Mosaic Stepping Stone Workshop

  • Fall Festival

    Fall Festival

  • Pumpkin Painting

    Pumpkin Painting

  • Petting Zoo

    Petting Zoo

  • Petting Zoo

    Petting Zoo

  • Pony Rides

    Pony Rides

  • Treasure Hunt

    Kids' Treasure Hunt

  • Mr. and Mrs. Claus at Reds

    Mr. & Mrs. Claus at Reds

  • Live Reindeer

    Live Reindeer at Reds