2016 Seminars & Workshops

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Landscape Design for Homeowners
Wednesday, September 14, 21,28 & Oct. 5) • 6:00–8:00pm
Burlington Garden Center
Are you an avid gardener looking for new inspiration? Want a better understanding of selecting and placing plants? Have the perfect spot but need some help expressing your vision? This 4-part series (Wednesday Evenings, Sept 14, 21, 28 & Oct 5) led by professional landscape designer Silvia Jope, is the answer. This workshop has a limited number of seats to create the best experience for the attendees.
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Fermentation
Saturday, September 17 • 9:00-11:30pm
Burlington Garden Center
Learn how to introduce healthy bacteria into your systems with homemade products! Fee: $25 includes workshop, recipes and samples to bring home. Burlington Garden Center. Class size 20. Fee: $25.
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Orchids 101 - SOLD OUT
Sunday, September 18 • 1:00-3:30pm
Williston Garden Center
Learn the basics of orchid care with practical, easy to understand advice from our orchid expert, Anita. During this workshop you will learn all the basics of successful orchid growing plus have an opportunity to re-pot your orchid. Class size 20. Fee: $40 includes workshop, one orchid and an orchid pot.
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Bonsai for Beginners Workshop
September 25 • 10:00-12:30pm
Williston Garden Center
Learn the basics with our in-house expert. This workshop covers all you need to get started with your bonsai. Class size 10. Fee: $90 includes a bonsai tree, pot, soil and wire.
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Fairy House Building
Sunday, September 25 • 2:00-4:00pm
Burlington Garden Center
Come create a fairy house with natural objects gathered from outdoors. With sticks, bark, moss, and other found objects we will create magical fairy house structures. With products and plants from Gardener’s Supply collection you can then enhance your structure to give it more life and whimsy. This is an all ages workshop, kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. $25+materials.
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Hanging Terrariums
Sunday, September 25 • 2:00-4:00pm
Burlington Garden Center
Join us to create hanging terrariums and other plant decor. With plants from our conservatory, pieces of wood and glass vessels. Class size 8. Cost: $12.50 plus materials.
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Art of Stone - Thea Alvin
October 14-16 • 9:00-5:00pm
Intervale Center, Burlington
Three day intensive workshop at the Intervale Center in Burlington. Learn the art of building with natural stone and the principles behind it. In this workshop you will help build a series of foundational elements culminating in an arched garden sculpture. This course will take you beyond basic stone masonry and into the realm of stonework as an art form. Participants must be able to lift 40 lbs and handle the continuous demands of three full course days. Cost: $500 (includes lunch and snacks). Call (802) 658-2433 for additional information and to register.
Kokedama (String Gardens)
Saturday, October 22 • 9:30-11:00am
Williston Garden Center
Participants will learn how to make a kokedama using beautiful plants from our conservatory and take home the finished product at the end of class. Supplies, as well as instructions for assembly and care, are included. Fee $25. Class size 8.
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REGISTRATION DETAILS (SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS)
Registration Policy: All workshops have at least a 48-hour cancellation policy. Please review the policy when registering or ask for details.