Organic Gardening

Sat & Sun, June 2nd & 3rd – 2 GARDEN EVENTS

This Saturday June 2nd 9am-3pm, the new Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden in Kernersville  presents the first annual Triad Plant & Landscape Festival. The parking lot will be filled with garden and landscape vendors from across North Carolina and the South promoting and selling their plants, products and services to the general public.  Admission is FREE.   Also from 10 -12, the famous Dr. Michael Dirr will lecture on “Breeding, Introducing and Marketing New Shrubs and Trees” followed by a book signing.  The cost for Dr. Dirr’s lecture is $35

This Sunday, June 3 from 1-5pm,  Greensboro Beautiful presents their annual Parisian Promenade at the Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden, 1105 Hobbs Road.  Admission is FREE.   There will be:  Live Music . Artists . Sidewalk Cafe . Poodle Parade . Family Games . Petanque . French Cooking Demos . Balloon Art  . Kids’ Art Activities . Ballroom Dancing . Life-size Chess . French Class . Tilt Dancer

What great events to kick off the summer!  We are so fortunate to live in a city that values not only public parks and open space, but free public gardens.  Come out, buy new plants, bring a picnic and celebrate the day!