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DIG IN: Lawn and Turf Care- May 29, 1:30 p.m. DIG IN: Lawn and Turf Care- May 29, 1:30 p.m.

May 29, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Get solid advice from John Fech to get the green, lush carpet you've been hoping for. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Lawn and Turf Care- May 30, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Lawn and Turf Care- May 30, 6:30 p.m.

May 30, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Get solid advice from John Fech to get the green, lush carpet you've been hoping for. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Container Gardening- June 13, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Container Gardening- June 13, 6:30 p.m.

June 13, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Join Kathleen Cue to learn how you can have a garden even if you only have a patio or balcony. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Food Preservation, Canning, and Freezing- August 14, 1:30 p.m. DIG IN: Food Preservation, Canning, and Freezing- August 14, 1:30 p.m.

August 14, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
As you begin to harvest produce from this season's plantings, join Nancy Urbanek to learn different techniques for preserving so that you may enjoy your harvest for months to come. One-hour educational session. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Food Preservation, Canning, and Freezing- August 15, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Food Preservation, Canning, and Freezing- August 15, 6:30 p.m.

August 15, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
As you begin to harvest produce from this season's plantings, join Nancy Urbanek to learn different techniques for preserving so that you may enjoy your harvest for months to come. One-hour educational session. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Pests-Good, Bad & Ugly- September 18, 1:30 p.m. DIG IN: Pests-Good, Bad & Ugly- September 18, 1:30 p.m.

September 18, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Dr. Jonathan Larson, entomologist with the Douglas/Sarpy County Extension will talk about good bugs, bad bugs, and just plain ugly bugs, as well as what to do about them. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Pests-Good, Bad & Ugly- September 19, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Pests-Good, Bad & Ugly- September 19, 6:30 p.m.

September 18, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Dr. Jonathan Larson, entomologist with the Douglas/Sarpy County Extension will talk about good bugs, bad bugs, and just plain ugly bugs, as well as what to do about them. Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Indoor Plants- October 16, 1:30 p.m. DIG IN: Indoor Plants- October 16, 1:30 p.m.

October 16, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Indoor Plants- October 17, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Indoor Plants- October 17, 6:30 p.m.

October 17, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Urban Forestry- November 13, 1:30 p.m. DIG IN: Urban Forestry- November 13, 1:30 p.m.

November 13, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
One hour educational session with Graham Herbst
Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Urban Forestry- November 14, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Urban Forestry- November 14, 6:30 p.m.

November 14, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
One hour educational session with Graham Herbst.
Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Integrated Pest Management- December 18, 1:30 p.m. DIG IN: Integrated Pest Management- December 18, 1:30 p.m.

December 18, 2019 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
One hour educational session with Scott Evans.
Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
DIG IN: Integrated Pest Management- December 19, 6:30 p.m. DIG IN: Integrated Pest Management- December 19, 6:30 p.m.

December 19, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
One hour educational session with Scott Evans.
Cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members.

Our Price: $10.00
Loco for Cocoa with Tina Tweedy- May 18 Loco for Cocoa with Tina Tweedy- May 18

May 18, 2019 from noon to 2 p.m.
Join Tina Tweedy of Chocolat Abeille to learn about the history of chocolate, experience chocolates from different growing regions, and taste the impact the percentage of cacao has on flavor. The lesson in chocolate is made complete by seeing the garden's cocoa tree and Tina's cocoa pods. Cost is $10 for members and $15 for non-members.

Our Price: $15.00
Loco for Cocoa with Tina Tweedy- August 3 Loco for Cocoa with Tina Tweedy- August 3

August 3, 2019 from noon to 2 p.m.
Join Tina Tweedy of Chocolat Abeille to learn about the history of chocolate, experience chocolates from different growing regions, and taste the impact the percentage of cacao has on flavor. The lesson in chocolate is made complete by seeing the garden's cocoa tree and Tina's cocoa pods. Cost is $10 for members and $15 for non-members.

Our Price: $15.00
Native Plants of the Midwest- Summer Solstice Lecture featuring Alan Branhagen- June 13 Native Plants of the Midwest- Summer Solstice Lecture featuring Alan Branhagen- June 13

June 13, 2019 at 7 p.m.
Join Alan Branhagen, director of operations at Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, and author of Native Plants of the Midwest, for a review of native plants for every niche of the garden. Learn which natives to grow to best suit your conditions, and get ideas on how to use natives to create a functional and beautiful landscape. The cafe will be open to purchase dinner prior to the lecture and a complimentary dessert reception and booksigning will follow. This lecture is made possible by generous gifts from the Mae and Lawrence Youngman and Judy and Jim Wigton families.

Our Price: $15.00
Basics of Bee Spotting, Identification, Attracting and Documenting- June 2 Basics of Bee Spotting, Identification, Attracting and Documenting- June 2

June 2, 2019 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
From the basics of bee spotting to the history of beekeeping, Tony Sandoval, the "Bee Rescuer", will teach you all about bees in this series of informative classes. Cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members.

Our Price: $20.00
Bee Keeping History and Mythology of Bees- From Bee Hunting to Bee Keeping- July 7 Bee Keeping History and Mythology of Bees- From Bee Hunting to Bee Keeping- July 7

July 7, 2019 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
From the basics of bee spotting to the history of beekeeping, Tony Sandoval, the "Bee Rescuer", will teach you all about bees in this series of informative classes. Cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members.

Our Price: $20.00
Bees: So You Want To Own A Hive?- August 4 Bees: So You Want To Own A Hive?- August 4

August 4, 2019 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
From the basics of bee spotting to the history of beekeeping, Tony Sandoval, the "Bee Rescuer", will teach you all about bees in this series of informative classes. Cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members.

Our Price: $20.00
Herbal Tinctures: Rose and Marshmallow Root (Summer Plants)- June 9 Herbal Tinctures: Rose and Marshmallow Root (Summer Plants)- June 9

June 9, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Rose and Marshmallow Root have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • June 23- Peppermint and Slippery Elm Bark
  • July 7- Calendula and Burdock Root
  • July 28- Astralagus and Holy Basil
  • August 11- Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark
  • August 25- Elderflower and Elderberry
  • September 29- Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root
  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Peppermint and Slippery Elm Bark (Summer Plants)- June 23 Herbal Tinctures: Peppermint and Slippery Elm Bark (Summer Plants)- June 23

June 23, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Peppermint and Slippery Elm Bark have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • July 7- Calendula and Burdock Root
  • July 28- Astralagus and Holy Basil
  • August 11- Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark
  • August 25- Elderflower and Elderberry
  • September 29- Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root
  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Calendula and Burdock Root (Fall Plants)- July 7 Herbal Tinctures: Calendula and Burdock Root (Fall Plants)- July 7

July 7, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Calendula and Burdock Root have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • July 28- Astralagus and Holy Basil
  • August 11- Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark
  • August 25- Elderflower and Elderberry
  • September 29- Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root
  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Astralagus and Holy Basil (Fall Plants)- July 28 Herbal Tinctures: Astralagus and Holy Basil (Fall Plants)- July 28

July 28, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Astralagus and Holy Basil have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • August 11- Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark
  • August 25- Elderflower and Elderberry
  • September 29- Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root
  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark (Winter Plants)- August 11 Herbal Tinctures: Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark (Winter Plants)- August 11

August 11, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Sumac Berry and Cinnamon Bark have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • August 25- Elderflower and Elderberry
  • September 29- Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root
  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Elderflower and Elderberry (Winter Plants)- August 25 Herbal Tinctures: Elderflower and Elderberry (Winter Plants)- August 25

August 25, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Elderflower and Elderberry have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • September 29- Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root
  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root (Spring Plants)- September 29 Herbal Tinctures: Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root (Spring Plants)- September 29

September 29, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Ground Ivy and Echinacea Root have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine

Future sessions in the same series:

  • October 13- Violet and Nettles

Our Price: $35.00
Herbal Tinctures: Violet and Nettles (Spring Plants)- October 13 Herbal Tinctures: Violet and Nettles (Spring Plants)- October 13

October 13, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Learn about the historic use of plants to support health and wellness and explore basic methods of creating herbal tinctures for personal home use. Participants will also take home guides and resources for creating herbal elixirs and tinctures at home. During this class, participants will learn how Violet and Nettles have been used historically and in modern times to support one's personal health and vitality. Instructed by Lauren A. Domenge, certified herbalist and practitioner of Ayurvedic medicine


Our Price: $35.00
Terrariums with Ticia - June 2 Terrariums with Ticia - June 2

June 2, 2019 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
If you enjoy the plant collection in the Marjorie K. Daugherty Conservatory, you'll enjoy learning the basics of houseplant, cacti, and succulent care with Ticia Loza, conservatory gardener and lover of houseplants. In this session, create your own indoor garden in a 2-gallon apothecary jar. All supplies are provided. Pre-registration required by May 26.

Our Price: $59.00
Cultivate a Cacti Garden - July 7 Cultivate a Cacti Garden - July 7

July 7, 2019 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
If you enjoy the plant collection in the Marjorie K. Daugherty Conservatory, you'll enjoy learning the basics of houseplant, cacti, and succulent care with Ticia Loza, conservatory gardener and lover of houseplants. In this session, learn the basics of cacti care and maintenance and create your own cacti garden to take home. All supplies are provided. Pre-registration required by June 30.

Our Price: $59.00
Introduction to Bonsai Workshop with Max Miller- October 5, 10 a.m. Introduction to Bonsai Workshop with Max Miller- October 5, 10 a.m.

October 5, 2019 from 10 a.m. to noon
If you are new to bonsai or want to get started, this workshop is for you. Each participant will receive a plant specimen, a suitable pot with soil, and a two-hour workshop, led by recognized bonsai artist Max Miller, designed to give you the basic skills needed to create and care for your own bonsai. Picture is representative of, but not identical to the specimen that participants will receive.

Our Price: $85.00