Garden Fest

Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Assocation’s annual Garden Fest at Belle Grove will be Saturday, June 1, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. with free admission and free parking.

It will include:

Hands-On Workshops,
Garden and Specialty Vendors,
Children’s Activities,
Second Hand Rose Rummage Sale,
Birdhouse Contest
Garden Tool Sharpening,
Touring of the Historic Belle Grove Manor House 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ($5 for those 12 and older, 11 and younger free of charge)
Raffles, Food, And More . . .

More Information

Gardening in the Valley Symposium

Scheduled Topics and Speakers Include:

Greenhouses: Is One in Your Future? TIM OHLWILER – Extension Agent, Agriculture and Natural Resources – Horticulture.

With Nature in Mind: Design & Plants for Resilient Gardens. C. COLESTON BURRELL – Garden Designer, Lecturer, Author and Photographer.

Foraging in Your Own Backyard: Edible Weeds and Ornamental Plants. FRANK HYMAN – Writer, Gardener, and Keeper of Backyard Chickens.

GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms): What’s in Your Garden? DEBORAH KOLLER AND BETSY BROWN – Extension Master Gardeners

$65 registration includes continental breakfast and hot lunch, plus chance to mingle with speakers, get books signed, and win door prizes during breaks!

Shop from garden vendors with native plants, herbs, and other goodies, as well as books for sale by the speakers and authors of interest.

Check in between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. and enjoy breakfast.
Welcome address kicks off the day at 8:45 a.m., and talks end by 4:00 p.m.

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