Calendar

Mar
14
Wed
Bee Keeping With the A-Z Hive System @ Ponderay Event Center
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Explore a method of bee keeping from Slovenia. Learn about bees and bee keeping with Andy Kennaly.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.



Mar
21
Wed
How to Prune Garden Trees and Shrubs @ Ponderay Event Center
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Gail Blasingame will demonstrate methods of keeping shrubs and trees looking attractive and healthy through pruning.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.

 




Mar
28
Wed
Wind and Storm Safety @ Ponderay Event Center
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn to reduce the danger of falling trees and other hazards from our frequent wind storms, as well as protecting your property from fire. Presented by Michael Richardson of Skywalker Tree Service.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.

 




Apr
4
Wed
Growing Dahlias @ Ponderay Event Center
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Dahlias are the royalty of the garden with so many colors and sizes. Learn the secrets to growing great dahlias in our climate. Presented by Paul Kusche.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.

 




Apr
11
Wed
Native Plants and Native Plant Edibles @ Ponderay Event Center
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Photo by John Freeland

Learn about local native plants with Master Naturalist Derek Antonelli. The second portion of the program will be native plant edibles with a historical perspective presented by Kevin Lyons, with Cultural Resources Management of the Kalispel Tribe.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.

 




Apr
18
Wed
Basic Irrigation Systems for Gardening @ Ponderay Event Center
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This class will explore different principles regarding water and irrigation design. We will also look at a few techniques for setting up effective, easy to build and maintain, inexpensive irrigation systems. Presented by Sean Mitzel of “The Prepared Homestead.”

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.

 




Apr
25
Wed
Planting Trees and Shrubs Successfully @ Ponderay Event Center
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman David Owsianka

John Hastings of All Seasons Garden and Floral will discuss planting shrubs and trees under a variety of conditions such as slopes and difficult areas and the steps needed to help insure healthy, long lived plants.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.

 




May
2
Wed
Growing and Using Herbs @ Ponderay Event Center
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Photo Credit Shawn Allen

Learn how to use common weeds, bushes, and trees for medicinal and edible purposes from Monica Mitzel of “The Prepared Homestead.” This class will include recipes for infused oils, salves, vinegars, food, and drinks.

Purchase tickets at the link below. Advanced ticket purchase recommended, as some presentations do sell out. Walk-ins are welcome on a space available basis.