The Chippewa County Master Gardeners Annual Think Spring Seminar will be 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.
Registration is now open with early bird rate until February 6th. Lunch is included to help round out a full day for all attendees.
Speakers and session breakouts include “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’s Floral; “Grow Your Own: Vegetable Gardening for Beginners” with Ellen Terwilliger, Eau Clare Master Gardener Volunteer and so many more!
Attendees will have the opportunity to choose between educational programs during the different breakout sessions planned throughout the day. Speakers will include local Chippewa County Master Gardener Volunteers, UW-Extension educators and local garden/nursery owners. There is sure to be something for everyone!
Vendors will also be on-site for a fun filled garden themed shopping experience. There will even be door prizes!
Join us for this cold winter day “Thinking Spring” and have loads of fun!