2018 Winter Gardening Fair
|Addresse||6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW|
|At||Kirkwood Community College|
6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Kirkwood Community College
The 2018 Winter Gardening Fair will be held on Saturday, March 3rd. Cost for attendance is $59. The tuition covers: *Keynote address *Your choice of four classes from 40+ offered *30+ horticultural-related society displays and vendors *And a lunch: “Comfort food” buffet including pot roast, vegetables, and dessert Our keynote speaker for the Winter Gardening Fair is Dr Adam Janke, Assistant Professor & Extension Wildlife Specialist at Iowa State University. Dr. Janke will speak about key principles and practices to make landscapes work for wildlife, including everything from butterflies to bats, using native plants and mimicking natural systems and processes. Adoption of the principles discussed in this talk will help ensure sustainable urban landscapes and increased awareness of native plants and animals in urban spaces.