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July 31, 2014

Conor Oberst with Dawes

Most known for his band Bright Eyes, Conor Oberst’s newest album, Upside Down Mountain, was released on May 20, 2014.

August 23, 2014

Dahlia Show

Marvel at the variety of colors, shapes and sizes of dahlia flowers.

August 28, 2014

Sleeping Bear Dunes Bus Trip

Find out why Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was named the “Most Beautiful Place in America” by Good Morning America.

Events

Events on March 27, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2014

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

Mar
25
Apr
15
March 251:00 pmApril 15, 2014

Spring Gardening Mini-Series

Mar
27
1:00 pm 2:15 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Spring Gardening Mini-Series

Think Outside the Plot: Grow Food in Containers

Rethink the traditional vegetable garden and discover how rewarding it is to grow your own vegetables, herbs, small fruits and edible flowers in containers. Discover the variety of containers available, from decorative pots and growing bags to hanging pouches. Follow a few simple steps to select the best varieties for success. Stacey’s new book, Edible Spots and Pots, will be released this spring. Everyone will receive a free plant.

Instructor

Stacey Hirvela

Cost

  • Members $12
  • Non-Members $17
Mar
27
2:30 pm 3:45 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Spring Gardening Mini-Series

What’s “Bugging” Your Garden?

Learn how to deal with the most damaging garden pests in our area, from Japanese beetles to white grubs. Receive tips on how to recognize the “good” bugs as well as the “bad” and learn about the most eco-friendly approaches. Discover fascinating facts about underappreciated bugs, such as walking sticks and praying mantises.

Instructor

Elly Maxwell

Cost

  • Members $12
  • Non-Members $17
Mar
27
4:00 pm 5:15 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult, Spring Gardening Mini-Series

Right Tree, Right Space

Be a successful “matchmaker” and select the right tree for the right space. Discover trees that are perfect for small lots or spacious yards, those that thrive in different soil types, and trees that can be planted near your home and won’t damage walkways or septic systems. Also, learn about exciting new varieties with unique habits and attractive fruit.

Instructor

Dan Veresh

Cost

  • Members $12
  • Non-Members $17