noted, all workshops are no charge and held at the Blaine
Library in Blaine. Link
4, 10am to 3pm - Whatcom County Dahlia Society
Sale - Bloedel-Donovan Park, 2214 Electric Ave, Bellingham.
Arrive early for best selection. VERY popular. Tubers
range in price from $2-8. Lots of variety, some are
only available locally.
April 8, Wed, 4-6pm Container Gardening Ginny Winfield, Master Gardener
Think that you MUST
have a plot of land to grow vegetables? or maybe mobility issues have slowed
you down. If you think you have to give up on gardening, think again! Join us
for an “out of the ground and into the box” introduction to container
gardening. From choosing containers and the right plants to learning how to
2, 9am-2pm - Peach Arch Park - Dahlia Tuber Sale
- Arrive early for best selection. Will have other
plants as well. Cost $1.50-6.
May 9, 9am-2pm - Master
Gardeners Plant Sale at
Hovander Homestead, Ferndale. Each spring Master Gardeners of Whatcom County start working on their
biggest fundraiser of the year. They gather plants from their home
gardens, divide hearty perennials, transplant trees and shrubs into
pots, plant thousands of tomato seeds (heirloom and unique varieties)
tend to the thousands of tender and tough plants that are donated for
Sat. May 16, 9am-4pm - Cascade Cuts Plant Sale
- The extensive wholesale perennial, annual, veggie and herb nursery,
Cascade Cuts, is open to the public just one day a year as a fundraiser
for Sustainable Connections' Food & Farming Program. A prime
destination for gardeners, landscapers, and anyone looking for a lovely
hanging basket, the Cascade Cuts Plant Sale offers a treasure trove of
plants and gardening essentials. Take a walk through and find your own
personal just perfect plant.
June 27 & 28 - Home
and Landscape Tour - sponsored
you can visit a variety of sites that represent a wide
range of solutions in solving building and gardening
issues in Whatcom County. Cost $10.
11&12, 11am-5pm WHS 29th
Annual - Tour of Private Gardens
annual event allows private individuals to see inside
6-8 beautiful private gardens in Whatcom County. Tickets
available online or at Garden #1. Please visit Whatcom
you would like us to come and speak at a community activity
or event to help inform your participants about the
CORE project, please contact us.
have had several community meetings to introduce
the CORE project. If you have any questions, or
would like to volunteer to help with our mission
and goals, please do not hestitate to contact us
or call 360-332-7435
GLEANING (either volunteering to help pick
fruit or having your fruit harvested), please click
on "Gleaning" in the left column to go
the that page in this website.