Upcoming Events

September 21, 2016

"New and Unusual Plants from Around the World," with Kelly Dodson and Sue Milliken of Far Reaches Farm, Port Townsend


October 19, 2016

"Landscaping for Winter Interest," with Richie Steffen, Curator, Elizabeth Miller Botanical Garden


November 16, 2016

"Raising Backyard Fruits in the San Juan Islands," with Janice and John Hagey, Master Gardeners and Orchardists from San Juan Island


December 14, 2016

"Developing a Backyard Wildlife Sanctuary with Birds and Mason Bees," with James Ulrich of Gig Harbor


January 16, 2017

"Growing Baby Lettuces and Greens Year Round in the Pacific Northwest," with Chris Benedict, WSU and Whatcom County Extension


February 15, 2017

Photography in the Garden," with Mark Turner, Bellingham


March 15, 2017

"High Yield Vegetable Gardening in Your Backyard," with Brad Halm of Seattle Urban Gardens


April 19, 2017

"The Recipe for Healthy Soil," with Dr. Craig Cooper, WSU Soil Scientist


May 17, 2017

"Birds in Your Garden," with Dr. John Marzluff, author of Subirdia


June 14, Annual Garden Club Picnic



















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Previous Events

June 25 and 26, 2016
Annual Garden Tour  of five gorgeous gardens, including a historical garden, waterfront estate garden, artist's garden, community-participatory farm, and school garden.  Tickets $20 per person, available at Darvill's Bookstore, Crow Valley Gallery, Driftwood Nursery, Smith and Speed Mercantile, and at Tour Gardens weekend of Tour.

June 8, 2016
Annual  Garden Club Picnic


May 18, 2016

"Year-Round Organic Gardening in the Pacific Northwest," with author Linda Gilkeson


April 20, 2016

"Composting" with Master Gardeners Kristina Bayas and Diana Brooks


March 16, 2016

"How Plants Work," with author Linda Chalker-Scott


February 17, 2016

Gardening with Kids," with educator Allison O'Sullivan


January 20, 2016

"Practical Permaculture," with author Jessi Bloom


December 9, 2015

"Holiday Floral Arrangements," with Cindy Morgan of The Nest


November 18, 2015

"Drawing and Painting Flowers," with botanist and artist Linda Ann Vorobik


October 21, 2015

"Taming the Overgrown Garden," with Cass Turnbull


September 16, 2015

"Welcoming and Designing Roses to Your Garden," with Nita-Jo Rountree


 









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