Growing Annuals from Seed
Tuesday, February 7; 5–7 p.m.
Growing annuals from seed can be an inexpensive and rewarding way to beautify your yard, patio, or balcony. Learn which annuals are the easiest to grow and the proper techniques to be successful, including soil-less media, containers, watering, lighting, and transplanting.
This Ain't Your Granny's Lye Soap-- Making Old Fashioned Soap with Modern Convenience
Saturday, February 11; 9 a.m.–noon
Come and learn how our pioneering relations made soap for washing and cleaning just about everything. Learn a little of the science behind the basics of soap making and many of the associated terms. Best of all learn to make soap with the great resources we have today as you make a batch from start to finish. Your takeaway will be one pound of soap, which will become four small bars that you and your family can use to see the nourishing benefits of handmade soap. Please wear closed-toe shoes.
My Favorite Things…Winter Walk
Tuesday, February 14; 1–3 p.m.
Take a seasonal walk through the Garden. Join Sharon Lloyd as she highlights some of her favorite plants including perennials, shrubs, and grasses, Come prepared for a 2 hour walk.