Events

Master Gardener Series - Managing Weeds, Pests & Diseases Organically

Thursday, April 4, 2019 | 7-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101B Adults

Learn to use soil management and nature’s beneficial insects to keep your garden healthy. We'll take a beginner’s approach to this expansive topic.

Audience: All Ages

Master Gardener Series - Shade Gardening

Thursday, April 25, 2019 | 7-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Learn how to select and place shade plantings that thrive in our area and see examples of local shade gardens. A well-planned shade garden can provide a cool, relaxing respite from the harsh, hot climate of summer.

Audience: All Ages

Master Gardener Series - Gardening for Wildlife

Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 7-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Learn about techniques, design ideas and plant choices to attract birds, butterflies and others to your yard. We'll discuss considerations for wind, water and native plants, and tips and techniques for deterring unwanted critters.

Audience: All Ages

Master Gardener Series - Garden Photography

Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 7-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Learn how to photograph your garden like a pro!

Audience: All Ages

Master Gardener Series - Low Water and Drought Tolerant Plants

Thursday, June 13, 2019 | 7-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101C Adults

Learn about the planning process, design considerations and installation of a successful xeric garden. A drought tolerant garden should result in both lower maintenance and lower water bills.

Audience: All Ages

Becoming a Master Gardener

Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 7-8pm | Learning Center Adults

Find out what K-State Extension Master Gardeners do in our community and how to get involved. Applications to become a Shawnee County Extension Master Gardener will be available.

Audience: All Ages

Master Gardener - Container Gardening

Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 7-8pm | Marvin Auditorium 101B Adults

Learn how to plan for healthy and attractive container gardens. Flowers on a deck or patio provide a close-up experience with natural living color. Other advantages to container gardening include providing flexibility to people with limited time, mobility or space. 

Audience: All Ages