Gardening Events

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Lancaster Garden Club Plant

June 7, 12-7 PM at Lancaster Senior Center on 100 Oxford St.
Indoors rain or shine no stairs. Many baskets for Chinese Raffle


Southtowns Gardeners Club Plant Sale

June 8 from 10 – 3pm at Burchfield Building on Union Road in West Seneca


14th Annual Lewiston GardenFest

Saturday, June 15 & Sunday, June 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Presented by the Lewiston Garden Club

Both days along Center Street. The festival includes more than 80 vendors selling flowers, plants and garden essentials, along with speakers, demonstrations, a free garden walk, container garden contest and more throughout the weekend. This is a wonderful event I always look forward to. For more info go to: www.lewistongardenfest.com


Gardeners’ Day at Draves Arboretum

Saturday, June 22 at 1821 Sharrick Road, Darien, NY
$35 non-members, $30 members – Proceeds go to support of this arboretum.
Draves Arboretum is the country’s newest Level III accredited arboretum, with 800 tree species–labeled–including many that can only be seen here. Tour of the Arboretum with Tom Draves and attend a presentation by Sally Cunningham on Superior Woody and Herbaceous Plants for WNY Gardens.
Registration: at dravesarboretum@rochester.rr.com or by calling 585-547-9442.


Buffalo Garden Art Festival

June 29: 10am-5pm, June 30: 10am-4pm
Outside on the Botanical Gardens’ front lawn, Free

This is the official kick off to the Buffalo garden season. There are garden art vendors as well as a Plant Society section including Master Gardeners where you can get your garden questions answered. A great place to find an interesting addition to your garden. For more info go to:
https://www.buffalogardens.com/products/garden-art-sale


Garden Consultations

Don’t forget to contact me for a garden consult. I can help improve your garden and gardening practices.


Lessons from Nature Classes

To register call 652-2432 or e-mail lyn@lessonsfromnature.biz  If you have a group of 3 – 5, I will schedule a class at your convenience. Classes are being scheduled now so call or e-mail to set an appointment.

 

How to Incorporate Native Plants into your Garden Class
  • Adding some native plants to your garden is the best thing you can do to help nature. Learn how to chose the proper plants for your  area and why it’s important to do so.
  • Cost: $30/person. The group is limited to 6 so everyone can see and participate.

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Hypertufa Planter Class
  • Learn to make your own light weight concrete planters.
  • The cost is $30/person including materials. Each person makes 2.
  • It’s a fun thing to do with friends and they make great gifts.

 

Concrete Birdbath and Stepping Stone Class
  • Make your own garden art birdbaths and stepping stones.
  • The cost is $30/person including materials. Each person makes 2.
  • It’s a fun thing to do with friends and they make great gifts.
Draped Concrete Planters Class
  • This is a new technique that looks liked draped fabric but is concrete, really interesting looking.
  • The cost is $30/person including materials. Each person makes 2.
  • It’s a fun thing to do with friends and they make great gifts.