sign up! webstats forums guestbooks calendars

Blooming Colors Calendar


2017

Apr 11
30

Become a Blooming Artist

10:00

Children will learn about shapes and how to paint pictures from our special artist, Rhonda Brooks. Parents are encouraged to participate, too. The cost is $15 and includes supplies as well as refreshments from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. Please call (334) 821-7929 to register by April 28.

 
Apr 11
22

Let's Plant a Garden

15:30

You’re invited to participate as we plant our market demonstration garden at Blooming Colors. Participants will receive a vegetable or flower seedling to take home. This is a FREE event. Please call (334)821-7929 to register by April 20.

 

So You Want to Plant a Garden

10:00

Learn backyard vegetable gardening techniques. Topics covered include: sight selection, soil, ammendments, fertilizers, vegetable choice, natural pesticides and size requirements for your gard. The cost is $10 and includes handouts as well as refreshments from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. Please call (334)821-7929 to register by April 20.

 
Apr 11
16

Recycling Bags Workshop

14:00

Let’s eliminate plastic bags. This workshop is for everyone who wants to make and decorate reusuable shopping bags from old and new materials. Bags can be personalized to the size or shape you need. The cost is $10 and includes all supplies as well as complimentary drinks from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. Please register by April 14th by calling (334) 821-7929.

 

Container Gardening: Window Boxes

10:00

Make a window box utilizing annuals, perennials, and herbs for a summer accent for your home. The cost is $25 and includes all supplies. Please call (334) 821-7929 to register by April 14th. Complimentary drinks will be available from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe.

 
Apr 11
9

Starting Vegetable Seeds Indoors

14:00

Learn why and how to start vegetable and flower seeds indoors. The cost is $10 and includes supplies and refreshments from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. Please call (334) 821-7929 to register by April 7th.

 

Basics of Pottery Workshop

10:00

Learn to throw a small pot on a pottery wheel with our special guest, William Campbell. The cost is $15 and includes all supplies as well as refreshments from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. For all ages. Space is limited. Please call (334) 821-7929 to register by April 7th.

 
Mar 11
28

No Impact Lunch at Crepe Myrtle Cafe

11:00

Come in for lunch and sign the back of your receipt and the Crepe Myrtle Cafe will donate 10% of your purchase to Auburn University’s No Impact Week.

 
Mar 11
27

Recycling Bags Workshop

14:00

For everyone. Make and decorate reusable shopping and recycling bags. Bags will be made of recycled and new materials. Bags can be personalized to the size or shape you need. The cost is $10 and includes all supplies. Also included, refreshments from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. Please call (334)821-7929 to register.

 
Mar 11
26

Canning & Preservation Workshop

10:00

Learn to can and preserve your bounty with Janet Johnson, Regional Extension Agent for the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. Topics will include a demonstration of the equipment needed and how to use it, selection of fruits and vegetables, and more. The Extension publication, _Home_Food_Preservation_, will be available for purchase. The cost of this event is $5 and includes refreshments from the Crepe Myrtle Cafe. Please call (334)821-7929 to register.