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GARDENING EVENTS FOR October 2015

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Bluestems and Bluejeans Native Plant Sale

Date: 01 October 2015 - 03 October 2015
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Cost: Free and open to the public
Location: State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies
Phone: (706) 542-9353

Details:

4th annual Bluestems and Bluejeans Native Plant Sale held behind-the-scenes at the Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies.
Six days of shopping for natives to incorporate into every urban garden and patio. We will teach you how! Support pollinators! Plant gorgeous species!
Nearly 200 species. Majority are local seeds. Grown organically.

October 1st – 3rd 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm weekdays, 9:00 to noon Saturday
October 8th – 10th 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm weekdays, 9:00 to noon Saturday

Bluestems and Bluejeans Native Plant Sale

Date: 08 October 2015 - 10 October 2015
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Cost: Free and open to the public
Location: State Botanical Garden of Georgia, Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies
Phone: (706) 542-9353

Details:

4th annual Bluestems and Bluejeans Native Plant Sale held behind-the-scenes at the Mimsie Lanier Center for Native Plant Studies.
Six days of shopping for natives to incorporate into every urban garden and patio. We will teach you how! Support pollinators! Plant gorgeous species!
Nearly 200 species. Majority are local seeds. Grown organically.

October 1st – 3rd 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm weekdays, 9:00 to noon Saturday
October 8th – 10th 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm weekdays, 9:00 to noon Saturday

Adaptive Gardening

Date: 09 October 2015 - 09 October 2016
Time: 12noon - 100p
Cost: Free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 528-4070

Details:

MGVOCC Gardeners’ Night Out – Master Gardener Joe Washington has developed a “one stop shop” with tools, tips, and techniques to gardening on your lifetime “can-do” list.

Thyme to Read Book Club

Date: 09 October 2015 - 09 October 2015
Time: 1015a - 1130a
Cost: free
Location: Cobb County Water Lab, 660 S Cobb Dr & Atlanta Rd
Phone: (770) 528-4070

Details:

The Hot Zone by Richard Preston Facilitator Beth St Jean

Plains Chautauqua: The Rosalynn Carter Butterfly Trail: Connecting History and Nature

Date: 09 October 2015 - 11 October 2015
Time: 8:00AM - 9:00PM
Cost: $150 for Weekend Passport
Location: Plains, Georgia
Phone: (229) 824-4567

Details:

The theme for our annual weekend event will be the Rosalynn Carter Butterfly Trail. The Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Chip Taylor, founder of the Monarch Watch. Saturday sessions will include information about host and nectar plants needed to attract butterflies and encourage the full life cycle. Weekend Passports include all Friday, Saturday and Sunday events. Some meals and receptions are included in your passport. Registration information and details is online at www.plainschautauqua.com

The Art of Pruning: Tools, Timing, and Technique

Date: 13 October 2015 - 13 October 2015
Time: 700p - 800p
Cost: free
Location: Mountain View Library
Phone: (770) 528-4070

Details:

MGVOCC Gardeners’ Night Out – Learn the basics of good pruning for aesthetic value as well as for promoting the health of ornamental trees and shrubs in the landscape with Pam Bohlander, Cobb Master Gardener