Curious Gardener

The MSU Horticulture Gardens’ staff offers exciting educational opportunities for homeowners each Spring and Fall. Join us for one (or more) of this season’s classes! Members of the MSU Horticulture Gardens receive a discount on all workshops. For more information on becoming a member, please visit http://www.hrt.msu.edu/our_gardens/2016_garden_memberships

Registration

To register online, go to http://hrt.msu.edu/cg-register

Location

B109 Plant and Soil Sciences Building
1066 Bogue St.
East Lansing, MI 48824


Fall 2016 Workshops

Living Frame with Air Plants

Example of a Living Frame

Thursday October 6th from 3-5 pm

Accentuate your home with a fresh, easy-to-grow living frame perfect for both indoor and outdoor spaces. Guests will be provided with materials to create their frame and add personal touches with various outdoor accessories, mosses, and air plants. Informational care sheets and all materials will be provided. Presented by Horticulture Garden Staff Daedre McGrath, Bethany Troy, and Jessica Wright.

$40 for Members $45 Non-Members, parking not included.

 

Fall Grape Vine Wreath with Burlap Bow

Grapevine wreath hanging on a door

Thursday November 3rd from 3-5 pm

The fall bounty offers so much for us to enjoy and use to decorate our homes. Come and learn how to construct a grape vine wreath for your door or mantel. We will decorate our creations with permanent botanicals, wheat and burlap ribbon. All materials will be provided. Presented by Horticulture Garden Staff Daedre McGrath, Bethany Troy, and Jessica Wright.

$35 for Members $40 for Non-Members, parking not included.

 

Holiday Porch Pot

White porch pot with flowers growing in it

Monday December 5th 3-5 pm

Create an inviting entrance to your home for holiday visitors by attending our Holiday Porch Pot workshop. Each attendee will create a personalized container of holiday greenery, pinecones, red twig dogwood, and other accessories to adorn their front porch.  All materials will be provided. Want a matching pair to flank your doorway? Attendees may create a second container for an additional $15. Presented by Horticulture Garden Staff Daedre McGrath, Bethany Troy, and Jessica Wright.

$35 for Members, $40 for Non-Members, parking not included.