Jubilee Garden

Jubilee Garden

Today: 11:30 a.m., Kick-Off Luncheon.

Where: First Presbyterian Church, 201 Wick Ave., downtown Youngstown (entrance off back parking lot).

Speaker: Eric Barrett, OSU Ext.

Details: Mary Bobersky, garden coordinator, will have plants and seeds. Public invited.

Cost: Free.

Plant Sale

Weekdays through May: MCCTC Horticulture Program

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday–Friday.

Where: 7300 N. Palmyra Road, Canfield.

What: Annuals, 10-inch hanging baskets, oval planters, foliage plants.

Info: Call MCCTC at 330-729-4000.


When: Friday, 8:30 p.m.

Where: Meet at Mill Creek Preserve off Western Reserve Road.

Details: Will determine which species reside in the 300-acre Mill Creek Preserve. Limited parking, so call Ford Nature Center to register. Easy rating, 1.5 miles.

Info: 330-740-7107


Saturday, 11 a.m. : Kids’ activities.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens.

Details: Kids ages 3 to 5 can celebrate sunflowers’ beauty by listening to a sunflower story, enjoying a sunflower snack and potting a sunflower seed to nurture and enjoy.

Cost: $6 ($4 FFRG member).

Info: 330-740-7116


Sunday, 2-4 p.m.: Hike/Walk from Ford Nature Center.

Info: Join Bill Whitehouse as he reminisces about creation of this trail established through hard work of YSU biology students 40 years ago.

Where: Meet at Ford Nature Center.

Details: Moderate rating, 1.5 miles.

Info: 330-740-7107


May 27, 6 p.m.: Learn to Grow Vegetables.

Cost: Free.

Where: Grow Youngstown High Tunnel & North Quarter Urban Farm.

Info: Bring lawnchair and journal. Park near 1443 Ohio Ave. (corner of Ohio & Fairgreen).

Info: http://go.osu.edu/LearntoGrow.


May 31, 8:30-10 a.m.: Brisk walk to see plants growing in Fellows Riverside Gardens; return to Garden Cafe for breakfast and facts about trees.

Where: Fellows Gardens.

Fee: $9 ($7 FFRG member).

Info: 330-740-7116