Location: Polk County Extension Office, Altoona, Iowa
Soup Dinner: 5:30-6:30PM
Visit 6 beautiful home gardens of Polk County Master Gardeners plus the PCMG’s Enabling Garden. This is a family friendly event with garden themed activities and demonstrations for both children and adults! Tickets are $10.00 for adults & youth 13+. Children 12 and under are FREE with a paid adult!
Link to learn more: https://www.pcmggardentour.com/
Ever wonder what those pesky weeds in your yard are good for? Join Patrice-Petersen-Keys, Environmental Education Coordinator at Polk County Conservation Come for a walk on the wild edibles side! You will learn to identify the common, edible plants around you and get a few new recipes to try at home! We will prepare and sample a variety of edible plants so bring a sense of adventure.
Join Polk County Master Gardeners from the Enabling Garden for make and take nature related art projects for children.
Bill and Judy Goshorn, Polk County Master Gardeners, will present about all things tomatoes - growing, varieties, and preserving. BYOT (bring your own tomatoes to share).
Come enjoy the garden before its winter rest. Visit with the gardeners that make this garden a community focal point. Many new and gently used items for sale.
Join Polk County Master Gardeners to learn about recent efforts to save trees. Learn more here: /polk/