Garden Art and Education Classes at Lakewold



     Start the spring season with one of Lakewold Gardens’ art and education classes. We are offering a variety of garden classes that will fit anyone’s interests and budget. Please join us for any, or all, of these wonderful opportunities to bring out your inner artist, gardener, or both.


 In addition to our featured classes, Lakewold Gardens is also offering the following classes through June 2009:

      Trough Making Workshop on Tuesday, May 12th from 3:30-5:30pm. Create your own “hypertufa” trough for planting alpine plants. Please bring a form that you would like to use as a mold and Lakewold will provide the rest. Fee: Members $35 Non-members $45


Trough-making at Lakewold Gardens

Trough-making at Lakewold Gardens


·      Pruning Education Class on Thursday, May 28th from 3:30-5:30pm. Join professional arborist Tim Kezele and Garden Manager of Lakewold, Katie Burki, for a pruning workshop. Learn the basic pruning techniques and proper use of tools followed by a hands-on demonstration where you can practice your new skills in the garden. Fee: Members $15 Non-Members $20

·       Garden Mosaics Art Class on Tuesday, June 9th from 3:30-5:30pm. Bring an object to mosaic, mosaic pieces (broken tiles, glass, jewels, mirror pieces, stones), and your creativity! Lakewold will provide glue, grout, and extra tile pieces. Fee: Members $20 Non-Members $25



·       The Informed Gardener on Thursday, June 25th from 3:30-5:30pm. You are sure to go home with new ideas for creating a healthy garden after attending Linda Chalker-Scott’s education class. She will discuss her recently published book The Informed Gardener along with sustainable landscaping practices and common misconceptions that plague home gardeners and horticulture professionals. Fee: Members $10 Non-Members $15