Garden Seminars & Events

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Kokedama/String Garden Workshop

Often referred to as string-gardens or moss balls; Kokedama is an old Japanese botanic art form which has been recently revived. Our hands-on class will take you through the steps to create one ball using a selection from hardy plant material and also teach you how to care for it after you take it home. Pre-registration required; $10 makes one ball

When:
October 4, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Kokedama/String Garden Workshop

Often referred to as string-gardens or moss balls; Kokedama is an old Japanese botanic art form which has been recently revived. Our hands-on class will take you through the steps to create one ball using a selection from hardy plant material and also teach you how to care for it after you take it home. Pre-registration required; $10 makes one ball

When:
October 4, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Kokedama/String Garden Workshop

Often referred to as string-gardens or moss balls; Kokedama is an old Japanese botanic art form which has been recently revived. Our hands-on class will take you through the steps to create one ball using a selection from hardy plant material and also teach you how to care for it after you take it home. Pre-registration required; $10 makes one ball

When:
October 4, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Fall fairy gardens & Mini-scapes

Our class will include selecting the container, appropriate small plants to use, design ideas as well as care & maintenance. If you've taken this class before, come learn how to take your creation to the next level with seasonal decorations. Kids are welcome! Pre-registration required $25; class fee goes toward material purchases on class day

When:
October 11, 2014 from 1:00 am to 2:00 am

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Fall fairy gardens & Mini-scapes

Our class will include selecting the container, appropriate small plants to use, design ideas as well as care & maintenance. If you've taken this class before, come learn how to take your creation to the next level with seasonal decorations. Kids are welcome! Pre-registration required $25; class fee goes toward material purchases on class day

When:
October 11, 2014 from 3:00 am to 4:00 am

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Fall fairy gardens & Mini-scapes

Our class will include selecting the container, appropriate small plants to use, design ideas as well as care & maintenance. If you've taken this class before, come learn how to take your creation to the next level with seasonal decorations. Kids are welcome! Pre-registration required $25; class fee goes toward material purchases on class day

When:
October 11, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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October Kid's Club: How cover crops & scarecrows help farmers

Learn what cover crops are, discuss some choices available & how they grow. Each child will take home a 1/4 lb of cover crop seed to plant at home. We'll also share stories of what grew in our gardens this year while we make a scarecrow for fall display at the garden center. $5 Pre-registration is required.

When:
October 15, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Fall Bulbs = Spring Flowers

With a little planning & planting now you'll have colorful early spring rewards of crocus, daffodils, tulips & more. We will help you make the best selection for successive blooms, discuss how to design with, plant, & care for bulbs in the landscape &/or in containers. $5/person; pre-registration required.

When:
October 18, 2014 from 1:00 am to 2:00 am

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Fall Bulbs = Spring Flowers

With a little planning & planting now you'll have colorful early spring rewards of crocus, daffodils, tulips & more. We will help you make the best selection for successive blooms, discuss how to design with, plant, & care for bulbs in the landscape &/or in containers. $5/person; pre-registration required.

When:
October 18, 2014 from 3:00 am to 4:00 am

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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Fall Bulbs = Spring Flowers

With a little planning & planting now you'll have colorful early spring rewards of crocus, daffodils, tulips & more. We will help you make the best selection for successive blooms, discuss how to design with, plant, & care for bulbs in the landscape &/or in containers. $5/person; pre-registration required.

When:
October 18, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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October Kid's Club: How cover crops & scarecrows help farmers

Learn what cover crops are, discuss some choices available & how they grow. Each child will take home a 1/4 lb of cover crop seed to plant at home. We'll also share stories of what grew in our gardens this year while we make a scarecrow for fall display at the garden center. $5 Pre-registration is required.

When:
October 19, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Get Crafty with Pumpkins (using succulents & natural materials)

Celebrate Autumn with crafts! We will demonstrate how to use natural materials including succulents to dress up your un-cut pumpkins to add long-lasting beauty to your holiday decorations. Brows our selection of fall color and seasonal items to welcome you & your guests to your home. All ages welcome! $5/person; pre-registration required.

When:
October 25, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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Get Crafty with Pumpkins (using succulents & natural materials)

Celebrate Autumn with crafts! We will demonstrate how to use natural materials including succulents to dress up your un-cut pumpkins to add long-lasting beauty to your holiday decorations. Brows our selection of fall color and seasonal items to welcome you & your guests to your home. All ages welcome! $5/person; pre-registration required.

When:
October 25, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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Get Crafty with Pumpkins (using succulents & natural materials)

Celebrate Autumn with crafts! We will demonstrate how to use natural materials including succulents to dress up your un-cut pumpkins to add long-lasting beauty to your holiday decorations. Brows our selection of fall color and seasonal items to welcome you & your guests to your home. All ages welcome! $5/person; pre-registration required.

When:
October 25, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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October Kid's Club: How cover crops & scarecrows help farmers

Learn what cover crops are, discuss some choices available & how they grow. Each child will take home a 1/4 lb of cover crop seed to plant at home. We'll also share stories of what grew in our gardens this year while we make a scarecrow for fall display at the garden center. $5 Pre-registration is required.

When:
October 26, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Cedar Hills Garden Center
10455 SW Butner Rd
Portland, Oregon 97225
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October Kid's Club: How cover crops & scarecrows help farmers

Learn what cover crops are, discuss some choices available & how they grow. Each child will take home a 1/4 lb of cover crop seed to plant at home. We'll also share stories of what grew in our gardens this year while we make a scarecrow for fall display at the garden center. $5 Pre-registration is required.

When:
October 26, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Location:
Seaside Garden Center
84794 Highway 101
Seaside, Oregon 97138
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6th Annual Holiday Bazaar & Craft Fair

Get a head-start on holiday shopping while shopping from 30+ local craftsmen, artists & food vendors for hand-crafted gifts for your home, garden, friends & family. Join us as we kick-off the holiday season & support a fantastic community group: proceeds benefit the 62nd Avenue Community Garden http://62ndgarden.wordpress.com/. This event is free!

When:
November 1, 2014 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Location:
SE Powell Garden Center
6025 SE Powell Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97206
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6th Annual Holiday Bazaar & Craft Fair

Get a head-start on holiday shopping while shopping from 30+ local craftsmen, artists & food vendors for hand-crafted gifts for your home, garden, friends & family. Join us as we kick-off the holiday season & support a fantastic community group: proceeds benefit the Rogerson Clematis Collection http://www.rogersonclematiscollection.org/

When:
November 2, 2014 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Location:
Lake Oswego Garden Center
1090 McVey Avenue
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
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