Tuesday, February 23, 2010

quote

"Nature cannot be ordered about, except by obeying her."
- Sir Francis Bacon

1 comment:

Sustain Toledo said...

Pretty cool blog! Just thought you or someone you know might be interested in this event!

Seed Swap
Saturday, February 27, 2010
12:00 - 3:00 PM

Wildwood Metropark
Ward Pavilion
5100 W. Central Ave.
Toledo, OH 43615

Free and open to the public!

Diversify your garden by exchanging seeds and learning new skills! No matter your gardening ability, you’ll enjoy the chance to interact with other gardeners, while swapping favorite seeds, houseplants, bulbs, et cetera.

Live entertainment by the Root Cellar String Band and activities for kids!


Free Workshops
Saturday, February 27, 2010
at Toledo Botanical Garden

10:00 - 11:30AM From Plant to Plate: Easy, Tasty Vegetables to Grow (TBG Conference Center)
10:00 - 11:30AM All About Gourds (Children’s Ed Building)
10:00 - 11:30AM Bugs & Birds in the Garden (TBG Conference Center)
1:30 - 3:00PM A Creative Approach to Herbal Gardening (Children’s Ed Building)
1:30 - 3:00PM Troubleshooting Your Vegetable Garden (TBG Conference Center)
1:30 - 3:00PM Container Gardening (TBG Conference Center)
3:30 - 5:00PM Preserving the Harvest (Children’s Ed Building)
3:30 - 5:00PM Gourmet Vegetables for Fun & Profit (TBG Conference Center)
3:30 - 5:00PM Raising Chickens (TBG Conference Center)



Participating organizations:
Ben Sells Greenhouse, Bench Farms, Junior League of Toledo, Maumee Valley Herb Society, Metroparks of the Toledo Area, Naturally Native Nursery, Nothing But Nature, OSU Extension Master Gardeners, Quarry Farm Gourds, Rupp Seed, Titgemeier’s Feed & Garden, Toledo Lucas County Public Library, Toledo Museum of Art, Weston A. Price Foundation, Wild Ones

For more information email michael.szuberla@toledogarden.org