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Adult Programs

Kokedama: A Centuries-Old Garden Art

Josephine Fowler of Puddingstone Farms will demonstrate and construct two to three Kokedama, utilizing simple and easy-to-care for plants and herbs. Learn about the technique and history of this centuries old Japanese art and create your very own table top herb garden Kokedama. Instruction on taking cuttings to start new plants as well as care and maintenance are also provided. All materials and plants are included.

$40 (Members $32)


Warblers at Warren Dunes

May brings on the migration of warblers, and Warren Dunes State Park is one of the best places to enjoy them. Naturalist Wendy Jones leads an easy walk searching for those along with scarlet tanagers, hummingbirds, rose-breasted grosbeaks, and many more.

Meet at the Floral Lane entrance (park fee applies).

$15 (Members $12)
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Register by May 3.


Pastel Art Workshop

Cathy McCormick, president of the Northern Indiana Pastel Society, will lead an art workshop featuring the vibrant spring landscape in soft pastels. A supply list is available upon registration. Bring a lunch or pick up something in the Café.
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Be sure to view the exhibit by Northern Indiana Pastel Society members on display the gallery March 30-May 27.

$50 (Members $40)
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Register by May 15.


Propagation of Plants in Gravel

In this class you will learn about using gravel as a medium for plant propagation. Gravel offers both superior drainage and an environment that minimizes competition from weeds.  Gain some practical experience rooting a variety of succulents to take home while learning about in-ground seed propagation and protecting spring bulbs from herbivory with gravel amendments.

$12 (Members $10)
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Register by May 11.