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Upcoming Clark County Gardening Programs and Events

19th Annual Central Ohio Perennial Flower School

Ideas, inspiration and fun are on this year’s menu. Our line-up includes Stephanie Cohen, columnist, author, and “Perennial Diva” from Pennsylvania; Steve Foltz, Director of Horticulture at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden; Eric Barrett, Associate Professor, The Ohio State University Extension; and our own, home-grown, Pamela Bennett, Associate Professor, State Master Gardener Volunteer Coordinator, The Ohio State University Extension.

March 1, 2018

9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (Doors open at 8:15 a.m.)

Hollenbeck Bayley Creative Arts and Conference Center
275 South Limestone Street
Springfield, OH

The cost is $70.00. (Includes continental breakfast, lunch and handouts)
 Pre-registration required before February 20.

Janet Wasko Myers at 937-521-3860 or e-mail at myers.31@osu.edu

Click here for flyer and registration information.

 

 

4th Annual Backyard Vegetable Garden Workshop

Cultivate your gardening skills by learning best practices for successful vegetable gardening. Ideas, inspiration and fun are on this year’s menu. Our line-up of speakers for the event includes individuals who are on the “cutting-edge” of gardening.

This year’s line-up includes:

Celeste Welty—How to Manage Insect Pests with Minimal Use of Chemicals

Rudy Moyer—Heirlooms: the Good, the Bad, and the Tasty

David Andre—Composting for the Backyard Gardener

Kathy Green—Preserving Your Home Garden

Pam Bennett—Eat Your Landscape

Sponsored by SEEDS Community Garden Program of Ohio State University Extension Clark County.

March 17, 2018

9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m (Check in 8:15 a.m.)

Springfield High School
701 East Home Road
Springfield, OH

$30.00 includes lunch by Seasons Bistro.  Pre-registration required before March 8)

Eric Roberts at 937-521-3860 or e-mail at roberts1680@osu.edu

Click here for flyer.

 

2018 Garden Fling

This day of “all things gardening” is jam packed with the remedy for your spring fever. The opportunities for the day include a Key Note Speaker, various garden-related classes to include “Art in the Garden,” “Pollinator Power,” “A Trip to English Gardens,” “Vegetable Gardening,” “Kids and Gardening,” and more. This “come and go as you please” event also includes shopping at the Garden Bazaar.

Sponsored by Master Gardeners of Clark County and Ohio State University Extension Clark County.

April 7, 2018

8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Kenton Ridge High School

$10.00 admission at the door.

Janet Wasko Myers at 937-521-3860 or e-mail at myers.31@osu.edu