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Landscape and Garden Design- May 16, 1:30 p.m. Landscape and Garden Design- May 16, 1:30 p.m.

May 16, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Steve Rodie- Professor and Director of Urban Sustainability at UNO will present the basics of garden and landscape design with sustainability in mind. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Butterflies- June 13, 1:30 p.m. Butterflies- June 13, 1:30 p.m.

June 13, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Garden volunteers, Master Gardeners, and butterfly lovers Joanne Langabee and Holly Hofreiter were featured on a 2017 episode of NET's Nebraska Stories featuring Lauritzen Gardens. Come hear about their butterfly identification project at the garden and how to attract butterflies to your garden. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Bees- July 18, 1:30 p.m. Bees- July 18, 1:30 p.m.

July 18, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Join Courtney Brummell to learn all about the importance of sustaining and growing the bee population, about the different species of bees, and what to grow in the garden to attract them. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Spring Lake and Rain Gardens- August 15, 1:30 p.m. Spring Lake and Rain Gardens- August 15, 1:30 p.m.

August 15, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
John Royster holds a Master in Landscape Architecture and will speak about his firm, Big Muddy Workshop's work on the Spring Lake Project, including its rain garden design. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Integrated Pest Management and Organic Gardening- September 12, 1:30 p.m. Integrated Pest Management and Organic Gardening- September 12, 1:30 p.m.

September 12, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Scott Evans, MS in Agriculture from UNL and Horticulture Program Coordinator for the Douglas/Sarpy County UNL Extension will discuss integrated pest management programs and organic gardening. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Growing Great Roses- October 17, 1:30 p.m. Growing Great Roses- October 17, 1:30 p.m.

October 17, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Don Swanson, President of the Omaha Rose Society and Gabrielle Domenge-Geiger, Vice President of the Omaha Rose Society will speak about propagating roses from cuttings and hips. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Pests: Good, Bad, and Ugly- November 14, 1:30 p.m. Pests: Good, Bad, and Ugly- November 14, 1:30 p.m.

November 14, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Dr. Jonathan Larson, Entomologist with the Douglas/Sarpy County Extension will talk about good bugs, bad bugs, just plain ugly bugs, and what to do about them! Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Omaha Permaculture- December 12, 1:30 p.m. Omaha Permaculture- December 12, 1:30 p.m.

December 12, 2018 at 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Join Gus Von Roenn, a Certified Permaculture Consultant, for a talk about Omaha Permaculture, a not-for-profit organization that aims to acquire unused or unwanted vacant land to elevate the property's utility and value for the surrounding neighborhood by creating healthy ecosystems through urban agriculture-related economic development. Cost is free for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00