Skyridge Wildlife Garden Open House
July 28th from noon to 3 pm at Skyridge Church of the Brethren
The planting stage of our wildlife garden is finished! We’ celebrate with garden tours, refreshments, and informational displays on native plants, attracting pollinators, composting and soil ecology.
Volunteer Days: Planting
Friday, June 28th and ongoing
Meeting at Skyridge Church on Fridays at 8:00 am.
Bring your own gloves and a sun hat! Friday morning plantings will be ongoing until we finish installing the garden. We have restrooms and drinking water on site for volunteers.
This project is approved for Master Gardener Volunteer Hours.
Contact Trish Joseph at (269) 271-0671 for more information.
Growing Gardeners Forum
Saturday, June 29th, 2013
Our next “Growing Gardeners Forum” will take place Saturday, June 29th
from 9:300 to 11:00 am at Skyridge Church of the Brethren,
394 South Drake Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009.
Kalamazoo area landscaper and certified arborist, John Disbro, will demo the use of a compost tea brewer and spreader on the church grounds. He will discuss the process of nurturing soil dwelling microorganisms to promote healthy soils.
This event is approved for Master Gardener continuing education credits.
All are welcome.
Contact John Disbro at 269-806-3575 for more information.