Lunch and Learn: March 19, 2015

Ready, Stretch, Dig!

 Thurs. March 19 from 12:15-12:45
in the Education and Resource Center

 The garden season starts with such excitement only to be followed by days of muscle soreness. What is a gardener to do? Join Mary Kramer, Physical Therapy Assistant, as she demonstrates body stretches that help prepare our bodies for the work ahead.

 Reservations requested for groups over 6. Call Kelly Smith at 260.563.1020 or email kellys@charleycreekgardens.org.

Bunny Bash

Sponsored by Guenin Law Offices

Sat. April 4 from 10 am to 12 pm

Enjoy a fun morning of crafts and springtime fun!
Bunny Tail Painting & Flower Press Art
Easter egg coloring with Wabash Extension Homemakers & Purdue Extension
Bring your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny!
IT’S ALL FREE – made possible by the generous supporters of The Honeywell Foundation.

Lunch and Learn: April 15, 2015

Easy Pleasing Perennials

Wed. April 15 from 12:15-12:45
in the Education and Resource Center

Perennial plants are the staple of most flower gardens. There are many that are both beautiful and extremely low-maintenance. Discover some new easy, pleasing perennials that will thrive in your landscape without requiring much effort. A win-win for you and your garden!

Reservations requested for groups over 6. Call Kelly Smith at 260.563.1020 or email kellys@charleycreekgardens.org.

Plant Swap: May 16, 2015

Plant Swap

Sat. May 16 – 1-3 pm
1-2 pm – Plant check in
2 pm – Swap begins

Plants must be:
     Labeled with common name
     In a container (bag, pot, etc.)
     Non-invasive
     Annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees, or tropical
     Ten swap plants allowed per person

Swap location is 520 N. Wabash Street
Rain location is 551 N. Miami Street

For more information, call Kelly Smith at 260.563.1020 or email kellys@charleycreekgardens.org.

Lunch and Learn: May 20, 2015

Pop In Some Annuals!

Wed. May 20 from 12:15-12:45
in the Education and Resource Center

When you want season-long bursts of color in your garden, annuals are the go-to plant. Discover some lesser-known annuals and new varieties of old favorites that will add a rainbow of color to your garden.

Reservations requested for groups over 6. Call Kelly Smith at 260.563.1020 or email kellys@charleycreekgardens.org.

Lunch and Learn: June 17, 2015

DIY Corsages and Boutonnieres

Wed. June 17 from 12:15-12:45
in the Education and Resource Center

Creating your own corsages and boutonnieres is easier than you might think. Join Kelly and Amy for this hands-on Lunch and Learn and discover different ways to use corsages and boutonnieres. Each participant will leave with a beautiful creation to take home!

Reservations requested for groups over 6. Call Kelly Smith at 260.563.1020 or email kellys@charleycreekgardens.org.