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March 28th, 2017

“Introduction to Pruning Shrubs and Trees” by Mike Maddox, State Director of the Wisconsin Master Gardener program and ISA Certified Arborist.

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April 5th, 2017

Join Olbrich Horticulturists Erin Presley and Samara Eisner on a lively spring garden walk to get motivated for the growing season! They will discuss the basics of spring pruning, perennial clean-up and division, soil preparation, and mulching, plus share expert tips to save you time and effort.

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April 26th, 2017
Tim Gruner, Garden Curator of Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford, Illinois, will present the lecture “Japanese Garden Design.”
Learn about the guiding principles of Japanese garden design, including patterns found in nature and the human connection to the landscape.

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