2015 Calendar of Events

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January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Coming events next year

January

Friday, January 16
Special event with Dan Hinkley & Jim Fox
"Plantsmanship as Competitive Sport"

Reception, 6:30 pm; Lecture 7:00-8:00 pm; Silent Auction wrap up 8:00-8:30 pm
Bellevue Botanical Garden Education Center
12001 Main Street, Bellevue
$45 through Heronswood. Read more, buy tickets here.

Sunday, January 25
“Lifelong Landscape Design: Can your landscape fit your lifestyle like a glove?”
Lecture with
Mary Palmer Dargan and Hugh Graham Dargan
1 pm - Doors open at noon for plant sales and book signing.
NPA members free/Nonmembers $15
Bellevue Botanical Garden's Education Center
12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 98005
Read more about this lecture.

February

Saturday, February 7, 10 am - noon
Pruning Techniques

with George Lasch
NPA Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden
Fee: $25 Class limit: 15
Sign up now.

February 11 - 15, Wednesday - Sunday
Northwest Flower & Garden Show
Visit the NPA booth (#2501) at the show

Wednesday - Saturday, 9 am - 9 pm; Sunday, 9 am - 6 pm
Washington State Convention and Trade Center
800 Convention Place, Seattle

March

Wednesday, March 11, 10 am - noon
All About Hydrangeas: Types, Care and Pruning

with George Lasch
NPA Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden
Fee: $25 Class limit: 15
Sign up now.

Saturday, March 14
March Mania Plant Sale
9 am - 3 pm
Bellevue Botanical Garden
Great new indoor location and kids activities, too! Read more.

Sunday, March 15
"From Old Classics to New"
2015 Nicolay Memorial Lecture with Sean Hogan

1 pm - Doors open at noon for plant sales from Cistus Nursery
NPA members $5/Nonmembers $20
Bellevue Botanical Garden's Education Center
12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 98005
Read more about Sean Hogan.

Saturday, March 28, 10 am - noon
Making a Garden Stepping Stone

with Cathy Atkins
Fee: $35 includes materials Class limit: 5
Sign up now.

April



Sunday, April 19
NPA Spring Plant Sale

9 am - 3 pm
North Seattle College
Mark your calendar for our biggest plant sale of the year.
Get Spring Plant Sale details here.

May

Saturday, May 9
Open Gardens season begins!

10 am - 4 pm
Free
Tour private gardens every weekend, now through mid-September. See your Open Gardens directory for details.

June

Every weekend, Saturday & Sunday
Open Gardens

10 am - 4 pm
Free
It's the peak of Open Gardens season for NPA members, with dozens of gardens open to tour in June. Grab your trusty directory and go!

July

Every weekend, Saturday & Sunday
Open Gardens

10 am - 4 pm
Free
More open gardens to tour this month with your Open Gardens book. Enjoy!

August

Every weekend, Saturday & Sunday
Open Gardens

10 am - 4 pm
Free
Soak up the saturated colors of late summer in our August open gardens.

September



October


November

November 29 - January 3, 2015
Garden d'Lights at Bellevue Botanical Garden

4:30 - 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm)
Tickets $5; children 10 and under free
Order online at www.gardendlights.org

December

 

Lots more to come--check back with us soon.

For more information, contact our office.