2017 Horticulture Programs
March 11 – Spring into Gardening – a one-day event featuring presentations by area horticulture professionals. Held annually on the second Saturday of March. Location: Westosha Central High School, Paddock Lake.
Registration is $40 (before 2/24) and $45 (after 2/24) per person and includes lunch. Please fill out the form in the brochure, print and drop off with payment at the Kenosha County UW-Extension Office. You may pay online following the registration link or send a check payable to “UW-Extension” at 19600 75th Street, Suite #2, Bristol, WI 53104.
To register online, click here. If paying online, please remember your total amount ($40 if before 2/24) as you will have to manually enter it on the payment site. A processing fee will be charged.
March 21, 6 – 7 pm. – Houseplants & Their Care – a presentation about caring for houseplants featuring the Master Gardener project that cares for the interior plants at the Racine Public Library. Location: Racine Public Library, 75 7th St, Racine. Registration not necessary.
Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association Educational Programs – 2017
Racine/Kenosha Master Gardener Association educational programs are free and open to the public. Programs typically start around 7:00 p.m.
|Jan. 23||Kenosha**||Stewart Dempsey, Walnut Hill||Garden Art|
|Feb. 20||Kenosha**||Master Gardener Project Fair||Project Fair|
|Mar. 27||Kenosha**||Gale Borger, Gerry’s Gardens||Succulents|
|Apr. 24||Kenosha**||Mariette Nowak||Birdscaping in the Midwest|
|June 26||Tour||Scott Thompson, Thompson Strawberry Farm||Growing Strawberries|
|Aug. 28||Tour||Ron & Lisa Stark, Hoyer Homestead, CSA||Community Supported Agriculture|
|Sept. 25||Kenosha**||Kelsay Shaw, Possibility Place Nursery||Site Selection for Trees & Shrubs|
|Oct. 23||Kenosha**||Dale Sievert||Moss Gardening|
|Dec 18||Kenosha**||RKMGA||Holiday Potluck|
*Racine County Location: TBD
**Kenosha County Location:
Kenosha County Center, 19600 75th St, Bristol (NE corner of Highways 45 & 50)
Landscape Grounds Maintenance Short Course – designed for green industry professionals. Meets on Wednesday mornings in February at the Kenosha County Center in Bristol. Contact the Kenosha County UWEX office at 262-857-1945 for additional information.