Continuing Education Opportunities

2017 – In The Garden Series  Programs offer participants a small group learning experience. The programs are taught by gardeners within their own gardens. Participation is limited to 15. Programs are free to the public. Preregistration is required. Call 216-8950 to ask questions or preregister (please leave message on voicemail).

April 19  6:30pm  Upper Highlands  “My Favorite Natives” with Phyllis Fitzgerald

May 18  6:30pm  Whitehall Woodland Garden (Lexington Road)  “Shade Garden Design – Using Variety, Texture & Color”  with Ralph Archer

May 20 and August 5  Time TBD   Iroquois Park area  “Veggie Gardening: 1) Winter/spring 2) Summer/Fall” with Terry Gibson

June 4  Time TBD  40220 area  “Raising Chickens in Your Backyard” with Judy Buckler

June 24 and July 29  Time TBD  St. Matthews, near Waggener High School  “Pollinator Gardening Through the Season”  with Allison Foster & June Sandercock

Lessons Learned Garden Tour:  July 22

Gardens will be available for touring at separate locations through the day with these themes:

  • Soil Health & Companion Planting
  • Straw-bale gardening
  • Growing fruits and chickens
  • Crop Rotation

Check back for updates on time and location!  Contact June for more information at 502.216.8950 or