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Wilson County Garden Day

8th annual Wilson County Garden Day


8th annual Wilson County Garden Day


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February 13, 2014
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Plan to attend the 8th annual Wilson County Garden Day and S.T.A.R.S. Plant Sale on Saturday, March 1, from 9 am to 4 pm, (Download flyer below) at the Floresville Alternative Education Center, located at 335 Alternative Lane. Take Sutherland Springs Rd. from Hwy. 181 to get to the Alternative Lane (SEE link to map on right).

This is an opportunity to get Tomato plants-Tycoon, Celebrity, & other varieties, Vegetable plants, Herbs, Hanging baskets, trees, shrubs, bedding plants. Rain Barrels & tomato cages will also be available for sale.

Workshop presentations:
(Sponsored by: South Texas Sales - Xerox)
•Texas Parks & Wildlife Presentation
•Native Snakes by Chesney Migl
•Raised Bed Gardens and Drip Irrigation by Tom Harris
•Growing Tomatoes by Dr. Jerry Parsons
•Insects by Entomologist Molly Keck
•Roses by Calvin Finch
•Rain Barrel Demonstration & Information by Bryan Davis, County Extension Agent, Lou Kellog, & Mary Fernandez from Bexar Co. Master Gardeners
•Connally Memorial Medical Center

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES
(Sponsored by: Wilson Co. Crimestoppers & Richard “Dickie” Jackson, JP Pct. 4)
•GO FISH, JUST DIG IT, & MOVIE THEATER
•Plant Walk/Cheerio Feeder
•SEED CARD BINGO
•PINE CONE BIRD FEEDER
•Decorate a pot and plant a flower
•Face Painting
•Magician
•Build A Birdhouse! Sponsored by: Home Depot, 12-3 p.m. (for the first 100 youngsters!)

Also enjoy:
•Live Music by the County Line Band from 10 a.m. to noon
•Live Broadcast of “Gardening South Texas” from Noon to 2 p.m. Meet Calvin Finch and Jerry Parsons of KLUP Radio!
•Live Music by Band Blue Shift, Elora & Gasoline Alley from 2-4 p.m.
•Silent Auction
• Vendors
•Food & Drinks Available
•Hourly Drawings
• Door Prizes
•FHS Junior ROTC Rummage Sale!

And if you can't get by on March 1, that's ok! The S.T.A.R.S. Plant Sale continues Mon.-Th., March 3-6, 10-6!

Wilson County Garden Day is Sponsored by:
• Milberger Nursery
• KLUP AM 930 Radio
• Wilson County News
http://bit.ly/YJyB3k


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