Free From Herbicides: Creating a Healthy Landscape with Andy Linville of OBED Forest Gardens, Thursday, February 20th, 7pm
Have you wanted to create a more sustainable landscape but not been sure where to start? Learn how to create a healthy landscape free from herbicides on Thursday, February 20th at the UT Arboretum Auditorium, 901 S. Illinois Avenue in Oak Ridge from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Andy Linville, owner of OBED Forest Gardens, will discuss practical solutions that create stable ecosystems. He will also address plant selection, placement, soil health, native ecosystems, and designed disturbance. With extensive experience in designing and maintaining sustainable landscapes, Linville assisted with the design and maintenance of the UT Arboretum Rain Garden.
This is a free program offered by the University of Tennessee Arboretum Society but donations are gratefully accepted. No registration is required. The program is co-sponsored by the UT Arboretum Society. For more information on this program or the UT Arboretum Society, call 865-483-7277.
One of our most popular speakers, Stephen Lyn Bales, returns to the UT Arboretum Auditorium on Thursday, February 25th, to discuss birds of prey in our area. He plans to bring his rescue kestrel, Doc. Books and beautiful note cards by the speaker will be available for sale after the program. Free program, no registration required.
MEMBERS ONLY PLANT SALE is Friday, April 3rd, 5-7 pm. You may join on sight at the sale Friday evening!