Join Eric Hammond from CSU Extension to learn how to transform your outdoor space using beautiful plants that require less water to thrive. Participants will leave with practical ideas for revamping their landscapes and lowering water use. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; online registration required.
Work with master gardener Karen Lakes as she helps get you and your family ready for spring gardening. Learn the basics of container gardening, how to build a raised garden bed, and take home a small plant craft each week. Families of all ages welcome. Registration required.
It’s all about the bees during this garden hour at Perl Mack! Get your hands dirty, learn how to care for plants and bees and tend the Anythink plot in the Perl Mack Community Garden. Best for elementary, tween and teens.
Designer Cris Edwards of Sankto Empirical will guide you through a meditative look at plants and vintage garden ephemera, culminating in a beautiful botanical collage to keep and display.
Get your hands dirty, learn how to care for plants and help tend the Anythink plot in the Perl Mack Community Garden.
What makes our garden grow? You! Join members of Anythink York Street’s Teen Action Board as we work in our garden plot. Help us grow fruits and veggies and participate in teen farmer’s markets. All are welcome, and gardening work can count toward community service hours for graduation. Appropriate for tweens & teens in grades 6-12. No registration required. This event will take place at the community garden adjacent to the Anythink York Street library.
No yard? No problem. Get your hands dirty by starting a container garden that will fit even in the smallest of spaces. Space is limited; registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Vermiculture – worm composting – is an easy way to make your own nutrient-rich fertilizer while reducing food waste. Learn about the wormy, squirmy ins and outs of developing a vermiculture system as you build your own to take home. Part of Anythink’s Dig It series. Best for teens through adults.
This will be a makeup session for the program that needed to be canceled on Thursday, March 14th due to a snowstorm. However, you're totally welcome to register for this new session even if you weren't signed up for the previous one!
Spring has Sprung! Let’s pretty up those planters. Using various paint techniques, Emily from Betterish will help us decorate a terracotta pot and you will walk away with a package that includes your very own succulent for you to plant. The succulent and painted pot is a great gift or for you to brighten your patio.
Ages 18 and up are welcome.
Butterflies are important pollinators and the Butterfly Pavilion will be here to educate us on how to provide elements that help attract these beautiful animals to our backyard. From food, water, and shelter, learn how to create an inviting environment in your yard for butterflies.