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Horticulture Docent Training for Volunteers

January 28, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn horticulture fundamentals while preparing to be a  garden docent at Lakewold Gardens

If you want to improve your gardening skills while giving back to your community, now’s your chance! Lead horticulturalist Kristine Dillinger and her talented team are getting ready to train next year’s cohort of volunteer garden docents. Docents don’t just help out in the garden, but also play a crucial role in assisting group tours of the gardens. You’ll also learn the history of Lakewold Gardens from the ground up, enabling you to feel confident while guiding garden guests. Sound fun? Take a peek at upcoming classes below.

Saturday, Jan 28th 1-3 pm:  Garden Standards & Best Practices
Upcoming Classes
Saturday, Feb 11th 1 -3 pm: Understanding, Protecting, & Enhancing soils
Sunday, Feb 19th 1-3 pm: Watering Zones & Understanding Microclimates
Saturday, March 11th 1-3 pm: Planting Trees, Shrubs, Groundcover & Perennial Flowers
Sunday, March 19th 1-3 pm:  Common Weeds West of the Cascades & Weed like a Pro
Tuesday, April 11th 1-3 pm: New Approaches to Docenting


January 28, 2023
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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