We had 200 Laurel 4th graders from both the public school, home schoolers, Baptist academy and New Life school. We started with a BBQ, ceremony, then tree planting. 9 trees were planted around the pond to give shade and help anchor the banks. Then 8 presenters shared their expertise on subjects from fish, weeds, bees, … Continue reading
At 7:30am the twelve Master Gardener volunteers started a cool morning assembling the four work and display stations at a very beautiful Optimist Park in preparation for the 4th grade students that followed at 9am. The first station was on the importance of pollinators of all kinds and their relationship to our healthy eating and … Continue reading
Free after mid-July (if the weather cooperates and they finally bloom so I can divide) Tall orange daylilies Also dividing lily-of-the-valley pips…. ….contact Elizabeth Waddington email@example.com Do you buy “club sized” nuts at COSTCO? The plastic containers are perfect for kid project terrariums and are used for various Master Gardener education events. Let Elaine Allard … Continue reading
Master Gardner Dave Kimbell was part of the program at St. Andrew Community Garden Pollinator Day event on June 23. He also did an interview with Terry Moore which is available to watch on YouTube, https://youtu.be/lT7FF8svAZM The garden is in its sixteenth year and has 140 plots (it began with 40)! It includes a mission … Continue reading
Adulting 101 at the Billings Public Library Amy helped launch a new library series designed to navigate your adult years! From 2-3 in the afternoon, it was geared toward adult learners who want to expand their knowledge of interesting and useful topics. Amy shared a video about Mel Bartholomew’s square foot gardening technique, showed the … Continue reading
On April 14, Master Gardeners learned about renovations and plans to expand this nursery on the West End at Hesper Road.