Events Calendar 2017-06-05T22:38:09+00:00

Events Calendar

Contact these organizations directly to learn more about registration, payment, and directions for listed events.

   Date Event

   Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria VA

2 June, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Garden Talk: Make Your Shade Shine ($10)
3 June, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Workshop: After Dark Container (workshop $38 – supplies $25)
6 June, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Private Gardens of Annapolis (fee $109)
10 June, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pruning Basics Workshop (fee $ 22)
16 June, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Garden Talk: Best Perennial Vines (fee $10)
7 July 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Summer Plants that Sizzle, Not Fizzle (fee $18)
15 July 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Made in the Shade Gardening Program (fee $18)

   Loudoun County Master Gardener Association

3 June, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Tips and Techniques in the Summer Vegetable Garden, Demonstration Garden
17 June, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. What’s Happening in the Summer Vegetable Garden, Cascades Library
7 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Creating a Year-Round Landscape filled with Color , Rust Library
8 July, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Compost: Nature’s Way of Recycling, Demo Garden
22 July, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Keeping the Summer Vegetables Growing Strong, Purcellville Library

Hammond-Harwood House, Annapolis

3-4 June, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Secret Garden Tour, $30 in advance/$35 day of event

Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardeners

3 June, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Belle Grove Plantation Garden Fest (free admission)

   Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia

5 June, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Waterwise Gardening, Fairlington CC
7 June, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Insects: Pests and Beneficial, Arlington Central Library
11 June, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sunday in the Organic Garden, Potomac Overlook Park
13 June, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon Simpson Garden Stroll, 420 E Monroe, Alexandria
14 June, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Pollination, Pollinators and Flowers, Arlington Central Library
21 June, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Summer Pruning and Plant Care, Mt. Vernon Rec Center
21 June, 7:00 p.m. -8:30 p.m. Best Practices in the Garden, Arlington Central Library
26 June, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Growing Cut Flowers in Your Garden, Burke Library
12 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Surviving the Heat, Arlington Central Library
19 July, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Seed Saving, Arlington Central Library
26 July, 7: 00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Composting and Vermiculture, Arlington Central Library

   U.S. Botanic Garden

2 June, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Top 10 Garden Diseases Arlington Central Library
10 June, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. You Can Grow It Celebration
13 June, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Rediscover Barthold Park: Sustainable Landscapes (pre-reg)
14 June, 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Orchid Repotting
14 June, 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Orchid Repotting
15 June, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Edible Container Gardening (pre-reg)
16 June, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Perim-A-Tour National Garden: Native Plants (pre-reg)
20 June, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. You Can Grow It (pre-reg)
23 June, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Pollinator Party in Butterfly Garden
24 June, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Toxic Plants: Friend or Foe
5 July, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Art and History of the US Botanic Garden: Plant Origin, Landscape Architecture
11 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. You Can Grow It , Garden Court (pre-reg)
14 July, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Trees of the Regional Garden (pre-reg)
15 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The Right Soil and Fertilizer (pre-reg)
19 July, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Art and History of the US Botanic Garden: Plant Origin, Landscape Architecture
22 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Terrarium Making with Succulents (pre-reg)
22 July, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Terrarium Making with Succulents (pre-reg)
25 July, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Rediscover Bartholdi Park: Sustainable Landscapes (pre-reg)