Think Spring Garden Seminar

The Chippewa County Master Gardeners Annual Think Spring Seminar was held on  Saturday February 16, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Avalon Hotel & Conference Center located at 1009 W. Park Avenue, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.

Thank you to all who attended for a successful event!

Speakers and session breakouts included “Getting Started in Beekeeping” with Jodi Lepsch, CVTC instructor; “Gardening with Chickens” and “Mushroom Growing Workshop” with Dora Wood, CVMGA volunteer and organic business owner; “Growing Hops: Climbing Toward a Cold One” and “Landscaping for Your Lifestyle” with Jerry Clark, UW-Extension Agriculture Agent; “Everything Houseplants” with Shaun Christensen of Christensen Florist; “Grow Your Own: Vegetable Gardening for Beginners” with Ellen Terwilliger, Eau Clare Master Gardener Volunteer and so many more!

Attendees had the opportunity to choose between educational programs during the different breakout sessions planned throughout the day. Speakers included local Chippewa County Master Gardener Volunteers, UW-Extension educators and local garden/nursery owners. There was something for everyone!

Vendors were also on-site for a fun filled garden themed shopping experience. There were even be door prizes!

Look for information on the 2020 Think Spring Garden Seminar in late 2019.  Join us for this cold winter day “Thinking Spring” and have loads of fun!

Brochure and Registration (coming late 2019)