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Thursday, May 15, 2014


Today 5-7 p.m.: What would happy hour be without plants? Learn how hops, barley, herbs and fruits make tasty brews by garden staff. Then, sit back and enjoy an evening at the Fellows Riverside Gardens with a cold one.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave.

Cost: Call for registration and price.

Info: 330-740-7116

Plant Sale

Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.: Holborn Herb Growers Guild has its annual plant sale. Check out the unusual, unique and whimsical offerings.

Where: Canfield Fairgrounds Pumpkin Building

Contact: Johanne Edel, 330-538-3072

Spring Flower Show

Saturday, Noon-5 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.: The Garden Forum invites the public to enjoy the beauty of this spring flower show.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens

Cost: Free

Info: 330-740-7116

Queen of Hearts’ Tarts

Saturday, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.: For children ages 3-5. One of the Queen of Hearts favorite fruits is the strawberry because it’s red. Enjoy learning how to make your own strawberry tarts, sample tarts already made, and hear more about the Queen of Hearts and her court.

Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens

Cost: Fee: $5

Info: 330-740-7116

Veggie Gardening

Monday, 6 p.m.: Join the experts for a walk through the Iron Roots Urban Farm to learn about growing vegetables and farming for the season. We’ll plant seeds and have free seeds for participants.

Where: Iron Roots Urban Farm, Youngstown. Park at 822 Billingsgate Ave., just west of the farm.

Cost: Free

Details: 330-533-5538

Square Foot Gardening

May 21, 6 p.m.: Join the Trumbull County Master Gardener Volunteers for a free evening class.

Where: 520 W. Main St., Cortland, in the gardens.

Contact: OSU Extension, Trumbull County, 330-638-6783

Jubilee Gardens

May 22, 11:30 a.m.: Jubilee Gardens celebrates the opening of the gardens with a kick-off event. This is also the day Jubilee gardeners pick up seeds and plants for their use.

Where: First Presbyterian Church, 201 Wick Ave., Youngstown.

Speaker: Christina Perry of the 30-Mile Meal Project.

Contact: Patrick Lowry,

For a complete listing of OSU Extension programs (Ag, 4-H, FCS):