- Join the educators as the seasons change for a year full of learning and observing nature.
- Connect with other like-minded individuals to share experiences and to learn from their trials, good or bad!
- Plenty of research based information is available through these programs for you to utilize in your own backyard.
- All information presented is geared to the general homeowner and topic discussion is very much encouraged.
UW-Extension has a different horticultural focus each year at Harmony Arboretum
2018 Spring Garden Conference
The Northern Lights Master Gardeners Association is presenting its 23rd annual Spring Garden Conference on Saturday, March 24. The all-day conference will be held at the University of Wisconsin – Marinette Campus.
The Keynote Speaker is Megan Cain, a garden educator, writer and speaker, who will present “Design Inspiration for a Creative Vegetable Garden.” General sessions provide a variety of learning opportunities for the balance of the morning and afternoon. A number of hands-on workshops include various garden art projects. Early registration will ensure enrollment in preferred sessions.
The cost for the all-day session is $40 and includes morning refreshments, the educational sessions and homemade lunch. Workshops have an additional fee to cover materials. Registration is now closed and no walk-in registrations will be accepted.
Between breaks attendees will have an opportunity to view educational displays, participate in a bucket raffle, or find special items at the sales and garden magazines/books tables. The “Ask a Master Gardener” booth that will be staffed by master gardener volunteers – so attendees should be prepared with horticulture related questions.
*All four (extra fee) workshops are full.
*The Willows in the Garden session is cancelled.
Updated Spring Garden Conference Brochure
View a complete listing with descriptions of the
2018 Nature and Horticulture Programs