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  1. Think Spring! Garden Seminar

    February 29, 2020, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center, Simpson College (Just west of Buxton Park on North C Street)

    Join us for this seminar that includes inspiring speakers, door prizes, time to shop the garden marketplace and a delicious catered lunch. Master Gardeners will earn 4 CEU credits at this event. Speakers include : Lisa Orgler -Using Design Principles to Guide Your Garden Space Gardens structured this way have stability and balance, while allowing flexibility for creativity. Doug Harr - Bringing Birds to Your Backyard Providing food, water and habitat often yields a surprising avian variety, and creating a natural landscape with native vegetation beautifies one's yard Jeff Iles - Landscape Trees for Central Iowa: Selection & Care Learn about shade & ornamental trees best for central Iowa landscapes, and how to maintain & prune them. Jessica Krupika - The Best New Introductions for Your Flower & Vegetable Garden Learn what's coming in 2020, plus best practices in the vegetable garden, tips for a successful growing season, and what you can do with your bountiful harvest.

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