2014 Horticultural Happening

Join us April 26 & 27, 2014
10 AM to 4 PM
Main Street, Upper Lake
for an amazing celebration of Lake County Abundance

Interview With Lynne Butcher on EarthNews

Participants: 2014 Horticultural Happening

Inside the Barn:

Theresa Mathur- Sacred Spaces
Villa Barrone
Urban Tree farm
Poppy’s Trees
Mendocino College
Woodpecker Guy
Wildcat Bees
Simply Succulents
Lake County Co-op
Main Street Nursery
Watershed Books
Hippy Joe’s Veggies
CinJen Creations
Stephen Dilley

Outside:
Compost Club of Healdsburg
Mendocino College Kids Garden Activities
Paul Kemp - Solar Water Pumping

Information Tables:
Master Gardeners
Thurston Marshall
Trowel and Trellis Garden Club

Speakers:
Saturday:
11am Kate Frey
Drought tolerant Mania! Its time to ditch the lawn and create a practical paradise!

12:30pm Denise Rushing
Permaculture Principles for Transforming any Garden.

2pm Simply Succulents _Rella
Welcome to the Wonderful World of Succulents

3pm HOPS and Brewing Beer
Rick White and the O’meara Brothers

Sunday:
11am Ikebana Flower arranging


Art: Karen Turcotte
Michael Bondi

Find Highlights of Last Year’s Show Below

2013 Horticultural Happening Schedule of Events

HORTICULTURAL HAPPENING SCHEDULE

Speakers

Saturday

11:00     Keith Brandt – Arborist

12:30     Terre Logsdon – You Can Compost!

2:00        Kate Frey - Vibrant gardens for Inland Mendocino and Lake Counties

3:00        Ryan Batjiaka – Bio-intensive Farming

Sunday

11:00     Dana DiRicco – Organic Gardening and Certification

12:30     Julie Serences – Audubon at Home: Building Backyard Habitat for Biodiversity (Sacramento Audubon)

2:00        Denise Rushing  - Transform Your Garden and Your Community with Permaculture

Landscape Designers/show gardens – located in Red Barn

The Edible garden by Theresa Mathur

Star Gardens of Middletown

Mendocino College Agriculture Department

Plant displays – located in Red Barn

Simply Succulents – www.simplysucculents.com

Urban Tree Farm

Juliana Schleuder – display of mushrooms used for dyes and samples of dyed materials

Plant displays and Succulents -Janet Steinberg

Container Gardening – Stephen Dilley

 

Vendors – located in Red Barn

Lake Co Farmers Finest

Mendo Mill

Lightning Rod Gallery – plants, paintings, bird boxes, garden items

Canino Ridge Olive Trees

Lake & Mendocino Seed Bank – Thurston Marshall

                  Seed saving workshop - Saturday 1 pm

Seed exchange - Saturday 2 to 4 pm

Lakeside Materials

Big Mammas Garden Supply

 

Plant Swap

Janet Berrian on Saturday, 4/27; Loretta McCarthy on 4/28

Kids Activities—Located in back of Red Barn

Helen Finch – Kelseyville Kids Garden Club

Children will learn to plant seeds and each will receive a free 3-4 week plant in plastic container to take home and nurture.

Garden Sculpture

Katy Gibbs – in Tallman Gardens and Red Barn

Michael Bondi – in Red Barn

EcoArt of Lake County – in Tallman Gardens and in Blue Wing Saloon

 

Informational Tables

Emma Farrell (4-H) – How to make suet for bird feed

Redbud Audubon

Farmer’s Finest

Lake County Community Co-op

Lake County Wine Studio (across street from Red Barn)

Aromatic Sensory Exploration –   a display of “scents” that explores different aromas from earthy and vegetal to floral and forest (all ages) –presentation schedule posted outside entrance to Wine Studio

Introduction to Food & Wine Pairings (age 21+ only) – located inside the Wine Studio.  A tasting exploration of two food & wine pairings.  $5 per person.  10AM – 4PM

For information about attending or participating in this event, please call 707-275-2244 ex.501.

Event Graphics:

Laura Gruenther Design

Upper Lake and Ojai, Ca

Current list of Notable Participants

Speakers:

Kate Frey- “Vibrant Gardens for Inland Mendocino and Lake Counties”

Denise Rushing- “Transform your Garden and your Community with Permaculture”

Julie Serences- “Audubon at Home: Building Bird Friendly Backyard Habitats”

Ryan Batjiaka- Biointensive Farming

Terre Logsdon- Art of Composting

Display Gardens and Vendors

Michael Bondi

Katie Gibbs

Simply Succulents

Urban Tree Farm

Meadowlark Herbs

Kelseyville Kids Garden

Theresa Mathur, Renowned Gardener

Mendocino College Agricultural Department

Lake County Wine Studio: Another great sponsor of the Horticultural Happening and the place to be during the event for tasting great Lake County wines and meeting the people behind California’s newest wine region.

Lake County Wine Studio: Another great sponsor of the Horticultural Happening and the place to be during the event for tasting great Lake County wines and meeting the people behind California’s newest wine region.

Thanks to Lightning Rod Gallery for being another great sponsor!

Thanks to Lightning Rod Gallery for being another great sponsor!

Thanks so much to the Tallman Hotel for being a wonderful and supportive sponsor of the first Horticultural Happening in Upper Lake!!

Thanks so much to the Tallman Hotel for being a wonderful and supportive sponsor of the first Horticultural Happening in Upper Lake!!