Upcoming Horticultural Society Events

Here is a list of upcoming events in the new year:

Pruning Workshop, January 28 (Saturday) 10AM to Noon – Ball Visitors Center

Moore County Extension Agent Taylor Williams will conduct this workshop. Learn pruning basics then go outside for a demonstration on how it is done. FREE but reservations are necessary.

Email: landscapegardening@sandhills.edu or call 910-695-3882

Children’s Art Competition and Exhibit, February 4th – 11th – Ball Visitors Center

Sponsored by the Sandhills Horticultural Society, five area schools will compete and exhibit art work that interprets nature. Sunday, February 5 at 2PM – the awards ceremony for the winning school will be presented. Refreshments will be served from 1PM to 4PM.

Matt Whittiker – Green Haven Plant Farm, February 23 (Thursday) 10AM

Matt will conduct a special tour and talk covering his hydroponic lettuce growing facility at Green Haven Plant Farm in Carthage. His hydroponic lettuce is sold at Fresh Market and other grocery stores. Everyone will receive a head of hydroponic lettuce.

Meet at Green Haven at 10AM. Take 15-501 toward Carthage. Turn right on Rt.22. Drive ¼ mile, turn left onto Green Haven Lane. A sign is at the road.

Horticultural Society Members $15, non-members $20. Payment due at registration.

Register by email or call Tricia Mabe at 910-695-3882

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