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Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: 309-663-8306
FAX: 309-663-8270
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Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
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Bloomington, IL 61704
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Livingston, McLean, and Woodford Master Gardeners

Livingston, McLean, and Woodford Master Gardeners

Home, Lawn & Garden Day

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Central Catholic High School, Bloomington

To view WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS---2019 HLGD Brochure

Home, Lawn and Garden Day welcomes spring with a variety of gardening topics! Your $50 Registration fee includes:

  • Keynote speaker, Jack Barnwell, a landscape contractor, author, and award-winning garden designer based on Mackinac Island, Michigan, will share the best techniques for design, plant selection, and maintenance practices that create stunning displays of color and form, while minimizing care so that anyone can handle it!
  • Morning Session with Dr. David Kopsell will inspires us all with "Landscape Design Tips, Techniques and Secrets."
  • 3 Workshops (Choose from over 35!)
  • 1 Mid-day session with Master Gardeners from the WJBC radio show who will be answering questions submitted by the attendees.
  • Lunch and morning refreshments

Plus

  • Vendors and Exhibitors
  • Door Prizes
  • Silent Auction to benefit local Master Gardener projects


Schedule

8:00 - 8:40 Check-in, Visit Exhibitors*

8:45 - 9:30 Welcome/ Opening Session

9:40 - 10:40 Workshop I

10:50 - 11:50 Workshop II

11:50 - 1:20 Lunch/Mini Session III

         GROUP A:

         11:50 - 12:35 Lunch

         12:45 - 1:15 Workshop IIIA

         GROUP B:

         12:00 - 12:30 Workshop IIIB

         12:35 - 1:20 Lunch

1:25 - 2:10 Workshop IV

2:10 - 2:30 Visit Exhibitors*

2:30 - 3:35 Keynote Speaker/ Closing Program

*Exhibitors will be available throughout the day. Please note that all vendors do not accept credit cards.

Space is limited to 300 participants. Registration closes February 21, 2019.

For further assistance, contact the U of I Extension- McLean County office at (309) 663-8306.

 

Register now at https://web.extension.illinois.edu/registration/?RegistrationID=19530