Workshops and Upcoming Events

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Teacher Appreciation Workshop

Are you a teacher, educator, or school staff? Come enjoy this FREE workshop!

We want to say "Thank you!" to all the hard-working educators in our community, so stop by and enjoy this fun craft planting a succulent into a teacup or coffee mug.

Pick from two dates:

Friday, July 1, 2022

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Come anytime between 10am and 4pm on either day. No need to register, we have plenty of supplies. Absolutely free.

Invite a colleague or two to come along with you for a fun day at the garden center!

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Kid's Patriotic Planter Workshop

Three cheers for the red, white, and blue!

Come anytime between 10am and 1pm, on Monday, July 4th and make this fun patriotic flower planter. Cost is $5 per planter, and includes a pot, soil, flowers, and a flag. No need to register. While supplies last.

Cost is $5, and includes everything you need!

We will be OPEN July 4th from 9:00am to 2:00pm.

 

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Fairy Furniture Workshop

The fairies need some new decor, and maybe an new mailbox also! Will you help them?

We will have supplies to make a wide selection of fairy furniture and accessories out of natural materials such as twigs, bark, and rocks.

Cost is $10, and you can make 3 fairy items. Fairy figurines will be available for sale, if desired.

Workshop will be Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9th. Come anytime from 10am to 4pm.

(Due to the tools and care needed to construct the furniture, this workshop may not be suitable for young children.)

 

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Kid's Dino Jungle Planter Workshop

Back by popular demand!

ROAR! The jungle is alive with dinosaurs!

Kid's love this fun class - they get 3 dino mini toys, 3 easy care plants, and a pot + soil for $5.

Workshop is Wednesday, July 13th, from 10am to 4pm.

Cost is $5, and includes everything you need!

 

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Pressing and Preserving Flowers

Dried flowers are beautiful, easy to preserve, and can be used in so many other crafts (like this cute pumpkin!)

In this class, you will build your own small flower press, then learn about how to best press and preserve various types of flowers and leaves. We'll have already-dried flowers for use in make framed floral artwork . You'll leave with a piece of art made from flowers, and a press so you can make more at home!

Workshop will be Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16th. Come anytime from 10am to 4pm. Cost is $40, and includes a small flower press, dried flowers + picture frame, and lots of expert tips and advice!

(Due to the care needed to arrange the dried flowers, this workshop may not be suitable for young children.)

 

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Basic Flower Arranging Workshop

Flowers make us smile - and a bouquet you make yourself is extra magical!

In this workshop, you will learn expert design tips, then create your own gorgeous bouquet! We'll provide the blooms, bring your own favorite vase.

Workshop will be Friday, July 22 and Saturday, July 23rd. Come anytime from 10am to 4pm. Cost is $15, and includes flowers to make a medium sized bouquet. Don't forget to bring a vase!

While supplies last.

 

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Save the Date! Culpeper Farm Tour

We are honored and excited to be a part of the Culpeper Farm Tour this fall!

The dates are Saturday, September 17 and Sunday, September 18 from 9:00am to 5:00pm each day.

We will be giving tours of our greenhouses, telling visitors about the behind-the-scenes of growing flowers and plants, a small craft for visitors to enjoy, and we'll have scavenger hunt!

If you are not familiar with the farm tour, you can follow this link to learn more about this exciting weekend: