Gardening with Ciscoe - Upcoming Events

Gardening with Ciscoe ( ) Upcoming Events

Garden Events (Sales, Tours, Speakers, etc)

Listed here are upcoming garden events and sales. Some are one-time events and are listed in order of date. Others are ongoing events or go on for a period of time.

I include mainly events that people and organizations ask me to mention along with some of my personal favorites. Note some events are free, many tours charge admission. If I do not mention a fee, please don't assume that it is free. Visit the websites to determine if there is a fee.

One-Time Events

  • Edmonds Community College Horticulture/Mother's Day Plant Sale Friday, May 12, 10am-4pm, and Saturday, May 13, 10am-4pm. Selling Annuals, perennials, veggie and herb starts, fuchsia baskets, geraniums, landscape shrubs, conifers, succulents, mixed container gardens, misc. garden items, pottery Friday only. Edmonds Community College Greenhouse 20000-68th Ave. West Lynnwood, WA

  • Skagit County Master Gardener Foundation Plant Fair: Sponsored by the Skagit County Master Gardener Foundation Saturday, May 13, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CREDIT CARD (VISA OR M/C), CASH & CHECKS ACCEPTED Skagit County Fairgrounds, Mount Vernon (Use South gate at Taylor Street) Free admission and parking! RECYCLE YOUR USED PLANT POTS! Come EARLY for the best selection. In addition to master-gardener-grown plants for sale, the Plant Fair hosts more than 30 vendors selling great items too! Come see a great selection of plants, shrubs & trees; organic veggie starts; garden art; kitchen accessories; handmade items; farm produce; food; and much more! More than 2500 tomato plants - 41 varieties

  • Heronswood Open. Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14. Lectures both days. Plant sales. Docent led tours.

  • Water Features and Ponds A day with Mark the Pond Guy Where: Marenakos When: May 20th (Sat.) 10:00 - 3:00 This is a free event! Bring your friends and family. Subway sandwich lunch will be provided by Marenakos. If you have special dietary needs, please bring your lunch.

  • Bainbridge in Bloom Garden Tour: Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4. Check web for prices. One June 3, The Bainbridge In Bloom Garden Tour now offers a special guided bus tour package, promising comfortable transit to each stop on the tour, plus luncheon and more.

  • The Auburn Garden Club Annual Plant Sale will be held Sunday, June 4, 2017 from 10:00am to 3:00pm in the parking lot at the corner of East Main and M Streets (Auburn Valley Humane Society Thrift Store) in Auburn. Come early for the best selection of perennials, annuals, herbs, shrubs, natives, magazines, books, tools and much, much more! Rain or shine! Cash or checks only. For further information, email or call Barbara, 253-631-7118.

Ongoing Events

  • Heronswood Garden Upcoming 2017 Weed, Walk, & Talk events: This event is scheduled on the second Wednesday and the fourth Saturday of each month under the direction of co-founder, Dan Hinkley. See website for exact dates. The day includes hands on fun in the Garden and either a presentation related to horticulture or a walk through the Garden with discussions on what is observed. These volunteer work days run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and there is no charge.

  • Oodles of classes at Seattle Tilth From the basics to chickens to soil and beyond, check out all their adult classes. And ... don't forget about classes for kids and families.