Events


Summer Container Planting Party!
Heinz Brothers Garden Center
June 3rd 10:00pm - 11:00am
Location: 2010 East Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174
www.heinzbrothers.com

Let the Heinz Bros Pros help you create a beautiful flowering container for summer. The plant material used will be colorful, flowering and great for all summer long. Potting soil, fertilizer, plant material and container included in the material fee. Program fee: $15.00: with additional materials fee, 10” container $25.00, 12” container $35.00, 14” container $45.00.


Fairy Hut Make + Take
Schonheit Gardens
June 4th 9:30am-10:30am
Location: 3008 County Highway T, Sun Prairie, WI 53590
www.sglgardens.com

Join us for some whimsical arts + crafts as we dive into the miniature world of fairy gardening! Each participant will create their own little inviting home for fairies. Register here or call the nursery to reserve your spot!


Summer Miniature Garden Make & Take
America's Best Flowers
June 10th 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 4311 Vilas Hope Rd. Cottage Grove, WI 53527
www.americasbestflowers.com

Drop in to create a captivating scene you can hold in the palms of your hands! Buy or bring an empty vessel; free potting mix & design help with minimum $10 plant purchase per pot, see store for details. Pre-registrations welcome at 608-222-2269. All plants & accessories must be purchased on-site. Lots of tropical, succulents, accents, miniature plants & evergreens to browse!


Tire Swing Fairy Garden Class
Ted Lare Deisng + Build
June 11th 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 2701 Cumming Ave., Cumming, IA 50061
www.tedsgarden.com

Create your own fairy garden in a tire—meant to be hung from a rope or hung on a wall. You will use miniature plants to create your miniature garden. Then make your garden a perfect home for the fairies by decorating it with miniature garden items. Proper care and maintenance will be shared. Your class fee includes soil, rocks, moss and a tire . Plants and accessories will be available for purchase. For an upcharge of $10 choose to have your tire pre-painted pink or turquoise.


Fanciful Fairy Gardens
Ted Lare Deisng + Build
June 11th 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 2701 Cumming Ave., Cumming, IA 50061
www.tedsgarden.com

Create your own fairy garden using miniature evergreens and other mosses and plants to create your miniature garden. Then make your garden a perfect home for the fairies by decorating it with miniature garden items such as benches, pots, stools, and other fanciful fairy items. Proper care and maintenance will be shared. Your class fee includes soil, rocks, moss and a 10” container . Bring your own container and receive a $10 credit. Other materials will be available for purchase.


Fanciful Fairy Gardens
Platt Hill Nursery
August 12th 11:00am
Location: 222W. Lake Street, Bloomingdale, IL 60108 AND 2400 Randall Rd. Carpentersville, IL 60110
www.platthillnursery.com

Gardening is something we can all enjoy no matter what skill level.  We offer seminars in several different areas of gardening. We look forward having you visit us for some of these great events. We also offer private seminars for garden groups and clubs. Please contact either store for more details on scheduling a private seminar.