Join us for our Spring 2018 garden events! Admission is free except where noted, but we'd love to know if you plan to attend so call 318-868-2701 to register.
Organic Veggie Gardening
10 a.m. March 10
Shreveport Green garden coordinator Lauren Jones will share her tips for earth-friendly vegetable gardening.
Deluxe Potting Party
10 a.m. March 15
Participants will receive a piece of Vietnamese pottery, potting soil, plants and help from Akin's staffers to create a lovely container garden. Class size is limited to 15 and preregistration is required. Cost: $25.
Plants for Small Gardens
10 a.m. March 17
Akin's staffer Julie Rogers will recommend plants suitable for tight spaces, like courtyards and small gardens.
Cooking with Basil and More
10 a.m. March 24
Retired Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service county agent/dietitian Cheryl Maxwell will share recipes and tips using basil and other herbs.
Decorating with Natural Materials
10 a.m. April 14
Sandra Poole will demonstrate home decorating ideas using materials from your back yard.