Thanksgiving Farms Seminar Series

Spring Edition

Kitchen Cuisine Container
Sunday, April 27 -1pm

Hosted by Master Gardener and columnist, Marianne Willburn. Participants will select either the “Summer Kitchen” or “Mediterranean” herb container. Come plant a flavorful garden that can be placed just steps from your kitchen. Learn the care and use of many different herbs. Recipes will be offered. Container, dirt, fertilizer and herbs will be provided. Call for reservations, 301-662-1291. $40

The Potted Bouquet Workshop
Saturday, May 10 -1pm

Hosted by Master Gardener and columnist, Marianne Willburn. Make a living arrangement for mom or yourself. Why give cut flowers when you can make a gift that last all season. Walk thru the garden center picking out your favorite color flower with the knowledge of Marianne to help you decide. Learn about care, pruning and up keep. Decorative container, flowers, soil and fertilizer will be provided. Bring your friends for a fun-filled afternoon. Call for reservations, 301-662-1291. $60

Enchanted Miniature Garden Workshop
Sunday, May 25-1pm

Hosted by Master Gardener and columnist, Marianne Willburn. This is an extremely popular workshop and fills up fast! Adults and kids alike enjoy creating their own mini fairy world. Container, soil, miniature plants, accessories and Fairy are included. Learn the care required in keep your fairy garden looking its best. Call for reservations, 301-662-1291. $55

Succulent Garden Workshop
Sunday, June 8 – 1pm

Hosted by Master Gardener and columnist, Marianne Willburn. Succulents are HOT, HOT, HOT! Summer is coming and so it the hot sun. Make a beautiful container filled with colorful, textural succulents. Container, soil, and plants will be provided. Learn how to use texture in place of flowers, over-wintering directions, and care for your container. Call for reservations, 301-662-1291. $40

Tropical Paradise Workshop
Sunday, June 22 – 1pm

Hosted by Thanksgiving Farm grower, Louisa Zimmermann-Roberts. Bring your sunglasses because this going to be colorful! Create your own container using summer loving annuals. You will learn how to contrast textures to create visual interest, care and up keep. Decorative container, soil, fertilizer and plants are included. Call for reservations, 301-662-1291. $60