2019 Garden Talk: Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation

Grasses and Mums

Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation Guest Speaker – Melanie Louis September 24th, Tuesday 2019 6pm – 7pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA   Volunteer coordinator, Melanie Louis, has been working with the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation for six years. Melanie started the land stewardship department, supervising…

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2019 Garden Talk: Intro to Bonsai

Garden Talk on Basic Bonsai

Intro to Bonsai Guest Speaker – Cat Nelson August 27th, Tuesday 2019 6:30pm – 7:30pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA   Cat has been interested in bonsai since her youth, and has been actively growing them for over 15 years. Before moving to Iowa she…

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2019 Garden Talk: Barry’s Choice

Columbine

Barry’s Choice Guest Speaker – Barry Laws May 28th, Tuesday 2019 6:30pm – 7:30pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA     Join us at the Enabling Garden for our first garden talk of the season. Barry Laws is the owner and operator of the Quilted Gardens…

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Spring Perennial Plant Sale 2019

Save the Date: The Enabling Garden’s spring plant sale for perennials is Saturday, April 13, 2019. Rain date: April 14th. There will be a presale online with a limited number of items for sale on these pick up dates. More details to be announced. This sale is open to the…

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2018 Garden Talk: Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation

Guest Speaker – Melanie Louis September 4th, Tuesday 2018 6pm – 7pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA   This presentation is free and open to the public. There is some seating at the center, but feel free to bring your folding chair.

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2018 Garden Talk: Celebrate Tomatoes

Tomato Talk

This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Celebrate Tomatoes Guest Speaker – Bill and Judy Goshorn August 28th, Tuesday 2018 6pm – 7pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA   Join us for a tomato tasting at the Enabling Garden. You can even bring one…

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2018 Garden Talk: Wild Edibles

Garden talk on wild edibles

Wild Edibles Guest Speaker – Patrice Petersen-Keys June 26th, Tuesday 2018 7pm – 8pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA   Ever wonder what those pesky weeds in your yard are good for? Come take a walk on the wild edibles side! You’ll learn to identify the common,…

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2018 Garden Talk: Plant Propagation

Garden talk on plant propagation

Plant Propagation Guest Speaker – Roger Bishop May 29th, Tuesday 2018 7pm – 8pm at Enabling Garden Learning Center 1050 1st Ave S Altoona, IA     Join us at the Enabling Garden for our first garden talk of the season. Learn about plant propagation, cross breeding, cuttings and more. This presentation…

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