Friday, Feb. 22, 4-7 p.m.
Join us for a delicious bowl of soup, dipping bread and yummy dessert. Jamie Beyer, board member and owner of Midwest Waterscapes, will speak at 5:30 — “Skunks and Other Wildlife in Your Garden.” Learn about the creatures that inhabit your outdoor space.
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Sunday, March 3, 1:30–4 p.m.
Brush up on your pruning techniques with this informative and hands-on class all about shrubs! Learn how to determine what cuts to make for general shrub care and maintenance; blooming, shape and habit; and rejuvenation. After instruction, try your hand at pruning a variety of deciduous and evergreen species within the arboretum’s living collections. Dress for the outdoor weather.
Minimum attendees required: 8
Reschedule date due to inclement weather: March 10
Fee: $15 for members/$25 non-members
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Iowa Arboretum, 1875 Peach Ave., Madrid; 515-795-3216; www.iowaarboretum.org