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Wed Jul 08, 2015 12 PM - 1 PM

Munch and Learn:Famous Succulent Gardens Including Lotusland
Famous Succulent Gardens Including Lotusland, Santa Barbara, CA., with a tour of Dixon Gardens Succulent Display Suzy Askew, Dixon Gardens Education and Volunteer Coordinator

This brown-bag lecture series features local artists, experts and the Dixon Gallery and Gardens staff sharing their expertise on a variety of topics. Free for members and students with ID.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens 4339 Park Avenue Memphis, TN 38117
 

Thu Jul 09, 2015 7:30 AM - 5 PM

Horticultural Therapy Workshop: DAY ONE
TWO DAY WORKSHOP: Horticultural Therapy: Healing the Spirit through Horticultural Therapy workshop designed for service providers interested in new ways to achieve therapeutic goals and people interested in doing horticultural outreach with special needs population. Participants will receive an overview of Horticultural Therapy, accessibility and adaptations for special needs, horticultural and botanical craft ideas, and information on how to start and implement a program.
Registration by phone or mail in form on attached flyer. $100 Both Days
$70 Day 1 Only
$45 Day 2 Only
$15 CEU Credit through TN Tech University
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Laurie Williams
Phone: 901-636-4128
Website: http://Memphisbotanicgarden.com

Horticultural Therapy Workshop Flyer
 

Thu Jul 09, 2015 10 AM - 6 PM

SUMMER CELEBRATION LAWN & GARDEN SHOW 2015
Need to Know: Master Gardeners' Plant Sale begins at 9 am
Garden Talks start at 10 am (indoors and out)
Lawn, garden, and food vendors onsite
Admission is $5 for adults, free for 17- under
Additional $5 admission for UT Kitchen Divas (tickets go on sale at 9am)
Don't miss: Carol Reese's take on habitat gardening, free plant and insect clinic, guided tours of the grounds that include new bottle art additions
Location: West Tennessee Research & Education Center 605 Airways Blvd Jackson, TN 38301
Website: http://west.tennessee.edu/events/SummerCeleb.asp

 

Thu Jul 09, 2015 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Basic Floral Design Series
Prepayment due by July 2-Call to register. Series of three classes (July 9, 16, 23 or July 10, 17, 24) focusing on design principles, plant materials, supplies and mechanics. Bring pruners, floral snips, wire cutters, sharp knife, box for transporting and dish towel. All other supplies provided. $135 ($105 MBG members).
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Phone: 901-636-4128
 

Fri Jul 10, 2015 7:30 AM

Horticultural Therapy Workshop: DAY TWO
Horticultural Therapy: Healing the Spirit through Horticultural Therapy workshop designed for service providers interested in new ways to achieve therapeutic goals and people interested in doing horticultural outreach with special needs population. Participants will receive an overview of Horticultural Therapy, accessibility and adaptations for special needs, horticultural and botanical craft ideas, and information on how to start and implement a program.
Registration by phone or mail in form on attached flyer. $100 Both Days
$70 Day 1 Only
$45 Day 2 Only
$15 CEU Credit through TN Tech University
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Laurie Williams
Phone: 901-636-4128
Website: http://memphisbotanicgarden.com

Horticultural Therapy Workshop Flyer
 

Fri Jul 10, 2015 6:30 PM - 8 PM

Basic Floral Design Series
Prepayment due by July 2-Call to register. Series of three classes (July 10, 17, 24) focusing on design principles, plant materials, supplies and mechanics. Bring pruners, floral snips, wire cutters, sharp knife, box for transporting and dish towel. All other supplies provided. $135 ($105 MBG members).
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Phone: 901-636-4128
 

Sat Jul 11, 2015 9 AM

Ask a Master Gardener-Collierville Lowes
Master Gardeners are available to provide answers to your questions.
Location: Lowes, 425 New Byhalia Rd, Collierville TN
 

Sat Jul 11, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: Whooooo Lives in Your Backyard and at Shelby Farms Park?
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Jul 11, 2015 10:30 AM

Ikebana Workshop Series: Ikebana No. 4, Three Cube Containers
Reservations required; space limited for all classes). Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arranging. Participants may register for all of the workshops or any one; they are independent of each other, but the base for all designs (not necessary but if desired) will be created in the first workshop (June 21).
Participants will design using three ceramic cubes on a base in the free style of Ikebana- Japanese Flower Arranging. $20 members; $25 non-members.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens-Catmur Horticultural Bldg.
Phone: 901-761-5250 ext 100
 

Sat Jul 11, 2015 11 AM

Millington City Beautiful Gardening Series: Kitchen Gardens-Gardening with Herbs
Presentation by Evelyn Moseley, Memphis Herb Society President.
Location: Millington Farmers Market, 5152 Easley, Millington TN
Phone: 901-872-2609
 

Sun Jul 12, 2015 3 PM

Crape Myrtle Bark Scale
Crape Myrtle Bark Scale presented by Chris Cooper, UT Extension Agent. Pre-registration is required and begins June 21.

Location: Germantown Community Library,1925 Exeter Rd, Germantown, TN
Phone: (901) 757-7323
 

Sat Jul 18, 2015 8:30 AM

Ask a Master Gardener-Downtown Farmers Market
Master Gardeners are available to provide answers to your questions.
Free parking adjacent to the market.
Location: Central Station, S. Front St at GE Patterson, Downtown Memphis
 

Wed Jul 22, 2015 6:30 PM

Vertical Gardening
Learn about vertical gardening from master gardener Ginny Fletcher. Pre-registration is required and begins July 1.
Location: Germantown Community Library 1925 Exeter Rd Germantown TN 38138
Phone: 901-757-7375
 

Thu Jul 23, 2015 12 PM - 1 PM

Lunch and Learn: Controlling Disease in Your Lawn
For more information please contact Booker T. Leigh, UT Extension Agent, at phone number listed.
Location: Shelby County Extension Office, Agricenter International Suite B, 7777 Walnut Grove Rd, Memphis TN
Contact: Booker T. Leigh
Phone: 901-752-1207
 

Sat Jul 25, 2015 9 AM

Ask a Master Gardener-Collierville Lowes
Master Gardeners are available to provide answers to your questions.
Location: Lowes, 425 New Byhalia Rd, Collierville, TN
 

Sat Jul 25, 2015 10:30 AM

Ikebana Workshop Series: Ikebana No. 5, Stone-like Containers
Reservations required; space limited for all classes). Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arranging. Participants may register for all of the workshops or any one; they are independent of each other, but the base for all designs (not necessary but if desired) will be created in the first workshop (June 21).
Participants will design using three ceramic cubes on a base in the free style of Ikebana- Japanese Flower Arranging. $20 members; $25 non-members.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens-Catmur Horticultural Bldg
Phone: 901-761-5250 ext 100
 

Sat Aug 01, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Sat Aug 01, 2015 10:30 AM

Ikebana Workshop Series: Ikebana No. 6, Tall Square Container
Reservations required; space limited for all classes). Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arranging. Participants may register for all of the workshops or any one; they are independent of each other, but the base for all designs (not necessary but if desired) will be created in the first workshop (June 21).
Participants will design using three ceramic cubes on a base in the free style of Ikebana- Japanese Flower Arranging. $20 members; $25 non-members.
Location: Dixon Gallery and Gardens-Catumur Horticultural Bldg.
Phone: 901-761-5250 ext 100
 

Sat Aug 08, 2015 10 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Youth Program
Program: Treasure Our Trees
Ages 6-11. Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Aug 15, 2015 9 AM

Ask a Master Gardener-Lowes on Perkins
Master Gardeners are available to provide answers to your questions.
Location: Lowes, 585 N. Perkins Rd, Memphis TN
 

Sat Aug 15, 2015 9 AM

Greenline Garden Workshop: Adult Program
Program: Honeybees, Hummingbirds + Butterflies
Members are Free. $5 for Non-Members. Registration Required.
Location: Shelby Farms Greenline Garden (Farm Rd & Mullins Station)
Contact: Coral O'Connor
Phone: 901-222-7275
Email: coconnor@shelbyfarmspark.org
Website: http://www.shelbyfarmspark.org

Registration Form
 

Sat Aug 29, 2015 8:30 AM

Ask a Master Gardener-Downtown Farmers Market
Master Gardeners are available to provide answers to your questions. Free parking adjacent to the market.
Location: Central Station, S. Front Street at GE Patterson, Memphis TN
 

Tue Sep 01, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Wed Sep 02, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Thu Sep 03, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Fri Sep 04, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Sat Sep 05, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Sun Sep 06, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Mon Sep 07, 2015 9 AM - 11 AM

WICKED PLANTS EXHIBIT opens
Wicked Plants invade the Pink Palace! Exhibit runs thru September 7.
This new exhibit introduces visitors to the evildoers lurking in their own backyards and beyond. They’ll get a hands-on experience with some of the world’s most diabolical botanicals—without the risk of intoxication, addiction, dismemberment, or other danger. Menacing interactive displays set in an eerie environment will educate and entertain children and adults with information about some of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations.
Designed to educate the public and increase science literacy, Wicked Plants exposes plants associated with a myriad of negative health effects, including addiction, obesity, allergies, pain, poisoning, cognitive impairment, organ failure, and even death. More than 100 plants are featured in an open-ended approach to health education, providing visitors with an opportunity to weigh the risks of utilizing specific wicked plants.
Location: Pink Palace 3050 Central Avenue- Memphis, TN 38111
Phone: 901-636-2362
Website: http://www.memphismuseums.org
 

Sat Sep 12, 2015 8:30 AM

Ask a Master Gardener-Downtown Farmers Market
Master Gardeners are available to provide answers to your questions. Free parking adjacent to the market.
Location: Central Station, S. Front St at GE Patterson, Memphis TN
 

Mon Oct 12, 2015 7 PM - 9 PM

Mid-South Hydrangea Society Meeting
Gordon Hayward - "Your House, Your Garden"
Gordon is a nationally recognized garden designer, writer and lecturer based in Vermont. One of his specialties is integrating the home and garden, using every available space to surround oneself with the garden. This lecture comes out of Gordon's fifth book, Your House Your Garden, which The American Horticultural Society named a top five garden book in 2004.
Location: Memphis Botanic Garden
Contact: Linda Lanier
Phone: 901-452-4667
Email: hydrangealady@comcast.net
Website: http://www.midsouthhydrangeasociety.com
 

UT/TSU Shelby County Extension Office
Agricenter International - Wing B
7777 Walnut Grove Rd,
Memphis TN 38120.
Phone: 901-752-1207 Fax: 901-752-6240