Ravenna – The Portage County Gardeners are hosting several upcoming events at the garden center in Rootstown. The address for the center is 5154 S. Prospect St. Ravenna, Oh 44266
The first event is a Mother’s Day sale on Sat. May 10 from 9a.m.- 2p.m. There will be hanging baskets and patio pots for sale at various prices for the Mother’s Day Sale. Then on Fri. eve May 16 – 4-7p.m and on Sat. May 17- 9-2 p.m. there will be a May Mart/ Plant Sale which includes home-dug perennials, area nursery stock of annuals, baskets, patio pots, vegetables, herbs, raffles, lunch, a display of the winning posters from the Soil and Water Conservation Contest, a display by the Master Gardeners’, a PCGC membership display, and a bake sale. Thirdly, a Canning Workshop will be offered at the garden center on Sat. June 14, from 10- noon. The cost for this workshop is $25.00 . Those interested in the Canning Workshop need to contact Helena Parry at 330-673-0577 for a reservations and pre-pay.
Finally, on June 17 the center will host Noelle Clark from Petitti’s Garden Center for a program called ” The Junkyard Up-Cycled Garden.” Mark your calendars for the plant sales, the canning workshop and program. You will be delighted.