Scilla Bifolia

Adult Programs

From Mints to Milkweeds

Today’s class is about midsummer wildflowers with a special emphasis on two families, the mints and the milkweeds.  Enjoy a presentation on the diverse species in each group followed by an afternoon walk through Fernwood’s gardens.

$12 (Members $10)
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Register by July 6.

Lavender Cut and Craft Class

Enjoy a fun and fragrant afternoon at Lavender Hill Farm in Niles. Cut fresh lavender from the fields and create a fragrant and decorative lavender wand or small wreath with owner, Martha Wilczynski. 


$20 (Members $16)
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Register by July 17.


 Watercolor Workshop

Dave Knoebber, of Art Loft Studio and Gallery in New Buffalo and host of WRHC 106.7 FM program ‘Harbor Country Arts Scene,” will lead a watercolor workshop featuring the vibrant summer landscape at Fernwood. A supply list is available upon registration.

$80 (Member $64)
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Register by August 7.


The Mediterranean Landscape

How would you like to add some Mediterranean character to your home landscape? Join us to examine the characteristics of a Mediterranean climate and vegetation and develop a plant palette for our region that exhibit varying numbers of these traits. 

$12 (Members $10)
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Register by August 10.