Join us for Tree Huggin’ Weekend April 25-27 2014!

Tree Huggin Weekend 2014 reduced for webThis week marks both Earth Day and Arbor Day.  To celebrate join us this weekend (Friday April 25th through Sunday April 27th) for special sales, giveaways and register to win prizes! We’ll have several informative classes on Saturday April 26th plus a visit from the JAM Ice Cream truck from 12:30 – 2:30.

Adopt-a-tree and other earth friendly sales will be announced Wednesday April 23rd here.

Saturday’s class schedule is as follows:

Paint the Earth with Roses – Sat. 4/26 10am – Presented by Mr. & Mrs. Myers of the Raleigh Rose Society, learn to beautify the earth with one of the most popular flowers!  Learn about general rose care and be introduced to the fabulous David Austin Roses!  David Austin has been breeding roses for over 50 years – old world charm combined with modern re-blooming, these fragrant roses are perfect for the beginner or collector. Seminar is free but please register in advance to save your space by clicking the seminar name above.

Go Green with Houseplants – Sat. 4/26 11am – Join us to learn about the benefits of houseplants and how to care for them.  Learn how to determine where to place low and high light plants, when and how to water as well as how many you need for optimal indoor air health.  We’ll give you tips on working them into your decor as well as using them on your shady screened in porch.  Class fee of $10 includes one houseplant to take home! Register today by clicking the seminar name above.

Make your Own Compost – Sat. 4/26 2pm – Learn all about this beneficial process that lowers your impact on the environment while creating wonderful soil for your garden! $15 fee includes three wooden pallets to take home to assemble your compost bin.  Additional pallets can be purchased for $5 ea.