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Growing Along the River (Davenport)

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:30pm
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Early Registration will open August 1 for $40
Register in September for $45

The ISU Scott County Extension and Outreach Master Gardeners will present ‘Growing Along the River’ Focus on Fall, an all-day conference with presentations about landscaping and gardening. It is not too late to learn more about ‘putting your garden to bed’ and how to enhance and manage it this fall. https://www.eicc.edu/future-students/events/growing-along-the-river/index.aspx

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Moth-ers Day (Davenport)

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
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On Saturday, July 28, the Iowa State University-Scott County Extension Master Gardener program will join forces with the Nahant Marsh Education Center, 4220 Wapello Ave., Davenport, to present its 4th annual Moth-ers Day celebration. The family-oriented learning event will begin at 8 p.m. with an hour-long lecture.

Then participants will go outside to see what moths have been attracted to white sheets lighted by ultraviolet lights. The UV lighting will continue until midnight.

https://qctimes.com/lifestyles/home-and-garden/moth-ers-day-event-is-july-at-nahant/article_6a8b37ac-5f77-5128-84eb-9b75fdb0e2f1.html

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Growing Along the River (Davenport)

Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
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The Scott County Master Gardeners invite you to spend “A Day with Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy”, the nationally recognized authors of The Living Landscape. This exclusive event will inspire you to continue to provide an easily manageable garden space for all living creatures, from birds and bees to mammals. Your garden will thrive and provide enjoyment for you and your family all year round. Register at https://www.eicc.edu/future-students/events/growing-along-the-river/. The $45 registration fee includes lunch.

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Moth Party (Davenport)

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 8:00pm to 11:30pm
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Celebrate National Moth Week at Nahant Marsh. The evening will begin with a presentation on moths. Following the presentation, participants will observe how black lighting is used to document and identify moths. There is no fee for this program, but registrations are appreciated. Light snacks and beverages will be provided. The event is held in cooperation with the Scott County Master Gardeners.

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