21st Annual
Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Plant Fair –
May 3 & 4, 2013

Northeast Community College, Cox Activities Center, Norfolk

Friday 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Educational Speakers and Other Events:

9:30 am  Kelly Feehan, UNL Extension Educator
 “Just WHAT are Rain Gardens and Why Would I Want One?

10:30 am Terri James, UNL Extension Assistant – Urban Gardening
“Container Gardens” Hands on training

11:00 am Rod Ackerman, Bluebird Nursery
 “Bringing Great Plains Natives into the Garden”

11:00 am Youth Horticulture ID Contest (details below)

12:30 pm Master Gardener & Contest Awards

1:00 pm  Mary Hamer, Loess Hills Lavender Farm
“Lavender: The Amazing Herb”

2:00 pm Terri James, UNL Extension Assistant – Urban Gardening
“Container Gardens” Hans on training

Plant Fair features include:

FREE admission!
Demonstrations: Your Path to Health and Harmony – Red Road Herbs
* Children’s Garden: Special activities for children to learn a love of gardening!
Door Prizes drawn hourly!
Great Vendors selling flowers, herbs & plants as well as mulch, garden décor, sculptures, home décor, garden tools, etc!
Ask The Master Gardener booth will feature a Master Gardener member on hand to answer your gardening questions!
New perennials and annuals on hand for sale!
Locally grown houseplants for sale, grown by Master Gardener members!
Plant Sitter Area: Place to keep your purchases until you have completed shopping and listening to speakers!
Delivery assistance to your vehicle!
Lunch Stand provided by Master Gardeners!
Proceeds from the Plant Fair help support Educational Speakers and Horticulture Scholarships to Northeast Community College!