Master Gardeners Host Spring Garden Show

The La Porte County Master Gardeners will be having a Spring Garden Show from 8 AM until 4 PM CDT on Saturday March 23, 2019 at Michigan City High School.

Admission is $10.00 at the door or $8.00 in advance. Children under 12 are free. Visit our website at

Michigan City High School is located at 8466 West Pahs Road, Michigan City, IN, close to Exit 34 on I-94 at US 421. The Keynote Speaker, Susan Martin will present two talks: “Lessons Learned under the Trees” from 11:15AM - 12:15PM. Her second talk “If You Could Only Pick One: Perennial Gold Standards” will be from 1:00 PM until – 2.00 PM.

Susan is a freelance horticultural marketer, writer and speaker who has spent the last two decades working in the business of horticulture.

Some of the other Speakers will be Marcy Dailey: “Plant This, Not That” – how making informed choices can impact our planet; Sasha Burns: “Gardening the Natural Way” – without chemicals by using companion planting and organic practices.

Other sessions will be Bee Keeping 101, Peace, Love and Lavender, a Lavender Farmer’s Story.

Karen Sarver and Linda Strain will be doing highly interactive children’s programing throughout the day, among an open environment for children to explore bugs and spiders.

There will also be a Children’s Yoga Class and a Children’s Animal Wildlife.

There will be Vendors, Door Prize and Food. This is an event for entire family!

For more information go on line at or call Tina DeWitt at the La Porte Purdue Extension Office at (219) 324-9407.

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