Spring & Summer 2017 Class Schedule

Spring & Summer 2017 Class Schedule

March 9, 2017
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All classes and events are held at our Johnston Garden Center location. To register for workshops please call the Garden Center at: 401-942-7511. Walk-ins are welcome but space is only guaranteed to those who have registered. 

 

Lawn Care Workshop
Saturday April 22nd, 10:00 A.M. $19.95
Learn how to create and maintain a luscious lawn including how to seed, mow, water, fertilize, prevent weeds as well as how to treat/prevent common insects & diseases. 10% off all lawn products.

Create a Mother’s Day Basket
Saturday May 6th, 10:00 A.M. $29.95
Create a beautiful spring planter full of annuals. A great time for families or friends to have fun, relax and make something beautiful for your mom or just for your own yard or patio. Includes all the materials and instruction necessary to create your own unique planted arrangement.

Fairy Garden Workshop
Saturday May 20th, 10:00 A.M. $19.95
With just a little imagination you can create something extraordinary. A great way for families to spend time together. These gardens are perfect for anyone young or old. Class includes instruction, container, natural elements, soil, one plant, gravel and stones. 10% off all fairy garden accessories.

Perennial Gardening
Saturday June 3rd,10:00 A.M. $19.95
Learn how to plant a perennial garden that will come back more amazing each year. Learn which perennials are best for your specific yard and how to cultivate them to thrive for years to come. Price includes 1 free perennial & 10% off plant material.

Shade Gardening
Saturday June 17th, 10:00 A.M. $19.95
Some plants thrive in the shade. Learn which plants will do best and how to add beauty, texture and color to your shady areas. From dappled to deep shade there is a plant for every light condition. Price includes 1 free shade perennial & 10% off all plant material.

Fairy Garden Workshop
Saturday July 1st,10:00 A.M. $19.95
With just a little imagination you can create something extraordinary. A great way for families to spend time together. These gardens are perfect for anyone young or old. Class includes instruction, container, natural elements, soil, one plant, gravel and stones. 10% off all fairy garden accessories.

Leaf Casting Workshop
Saturday July 15th,10:00 A.M. $29.95
Leaf casting is an easy way to create a long lasting piece of garden art. They are also great for attracting birds and other wildlife when filled with water. Each participant will receive a big leaf and all materials/instruction necessary. Please note each leaf will need to be left to dry and picked up at least 3 days later.

Deer Resistant Landscaping
Saturday July 29th,10:00 A.M. $19.95
Every year homeowners experience costly destruction in their yards from deer. Learn how to defend your landscape from these hungry pests. Topics include: deer resistant plants, deer fencing options, repellents and frighteners. 10% off all plant material.

Gardening for Wildlife
Saturday August 12th,10:00 A.M. $19.95
Discover many ways you can attract wildlife even in the city. From butterflies and bees to humming birds and blue jays. See dozens of different plant varieties that will house, feed, or visually attract some of our region’s most beautiful wildlife to your yard. Free perennial &10% off all plant material.

Fairy Garden Workshop
Saturday August 26th,10:00 A.M. $19.95
With just a little imagination you can create something extraordinary. A great way for families to spend time together. These gardens are perfect for anyone young or old. Class includes instruction, container, natural elements, soil, one plant, gravel and stones. 10% off all fairy garden accessories.