More Gardening News ~ April 2016

Did you know? April is National Gardening Month!
For information on the new USDA People’s Garden, including suggested activities for the month, click here.
One suggestion: Plant a Window Box for Pollinators. Click here to learn more.

Opening Weekend at The Arboretum at Flagstaff
Announcement from The Arboretum:
15-16 April, 2016 | 10am – 5pm

Regular Adult Admission/Kids are FREE
Spring is back and so are we!  
Are you ready to enjoy spring in Flagstaff? We sure are, and to take full advantage of the early spring daffodils and sunshine, the Arboretum is opening early this year, on April 15th. The weekend of April 15-17 KIDS ARE FREE all weekend and can enjoy the new children’s playground and gardens.
Opening day will be full of fun, family friendly festivities! On Saturday, April 16 from 10am-5pm there will be food for sale, music, entertainment by Aerial Arts, kids activities at every organization’s booth and a free 9-hole kids disc golf course courtesy of Discing4kids! 
Buy a family membership on April 16 and get 10% OFF!
For more information, call 928.774.1442

Garden Starts CSA Open House
The organization will host a Garden Starts Open House from 9 a.m.-noon April 16 at the NAU Greenhouse (#79 on the NAU map, off of Pine Knoll Dr.). Visit the greenhouse, see where your starts grow, ask questions about the shares, and sow a flat if you so desire. People can sign up for shares if there are any left.
This is a family-friendly event, so take the kids (some kids really like seeing the greenhouse and the seedlings).
For more information, call Regan Emmons at 808-344-0904. Or send an email to

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