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Iowa Arboretum

What: Shade Tree Short Course
When: February 24-26
Where: Scheman Building, Ames
Who: Iowa State University, register here

What: It’s Almost Spring Meeting
When: February 28, 9:00AM–12:00PM
Where: Hiatt Middle School, Des Moines
Who: Iowa Food Corps & Eat Greater Des Moines

What: Think Spring! Garden Seminar
When: February 28, 9:00AM-3:00PM
Where: Simpson College, Indianola
Price: $45

What: Take the Tropics Indoors!
When: February 28, 10:30am
Where: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Who: Denny Schrock
Price: $5 members; $10 nonmembers

What: Public Gardening Symposium
When: February 28, 9:00AM-3:30PM
Where: 116 6th Ave, Independence
Who: Buchanan County Master Gardeners
Price: $30 pre-register

What: School Garden 101 Workshop Series
When: Tuesdays in March
Where: Dubuque
Contact: klavitte@iastate.edu

What: Gardening in Northwest Iowa: Trees, Shrubs, & Evergreens
When: March 2, 7:00PM
Where: Manchester

What: Webinar: Fire Ant Management Using Baits
When: March 6, 1:00PM
Who: eXtension

What: 37th Annual Garden Seminar
When: March 7, 9:00 AM - 12:00PM
Where: BioScience Building, Iowa Community College, Ft. Dodge
Who: Webster County Extension & Outreach
Price: Free admission 

What: Spring Garden Seminar
When: March 7, 8:30AM-1:30PM
Where: Dubuque
Who: Dubuque County Master Gardeners
Price: $30

What: Garden Seminar
When: March 7, 9:00AM-12:00PM
Where: Fort Dodge
Price: Free admission

What: Glennwood’s Giving Garden Seed Tape Workshop
When: March 7, 9:00-11:00AM
Where: Glenwood

What: Perennials with Richard Jauron – Sunday Garden Forum
When: March 8, 2:00-4:00PM
Who: Project GREEN
Where: Iowa City Public Library, Iowa City

What: Gardening in Northwest Iowa: Planting & Pruning Ornamental Trees
When: March 9, 7:00PM
Where: Manchester

What: Supporting Local Food Systems: Back to School Webinar
When: March 12, 6:30-8:30PM
Where: Contact your county coordinator for a location near you
Who: Master Gardener, Iowa State University Extension & Outreach

What: Art of Gardening in Muscatine County
When: March 14
Where: Muscatine Community College, Muscatine
Who: Muscatine County Master Gardeners, ckress@eicc.edu

What: Backyard Gardening Program
When: March 14, 9:00AM–12:00PM
Where: Rockwell City Community Center
Price: $5 at the door

What: Adventures in Gardening
When: March 14, 9:00AM-2:30PM
Where: Maquoketa Middle School
Price: $20 by March 6th, $25 at the door, call 563-652-4923

What: It Takes a Garden to Survive Retirement
When: March 14, 10:30AM
Where: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Who: Elvin McDonald
Price: $5 members; $10 nonmembers

What: Art of Gardening in Muscatine County
When: March 14
Where: Muscatine Community College, Muscatine
Who: Muscatine County Master Gardeners, ckress@eicc.edu

What: Fit Your Lifestyle: How to Grow Plants Anywhere
When: March 14, 11:30AM
Where: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Who: Cindy & Richard Schreiber
Price: $5 members; $10 nonmembers

What: Spring Garden Seminar
When: March 14, 8:30AM-3:30PM
Where: Atlantic
Price: $35

What: Gardening in Northwest Iowa: Using Perennials
When: March 16, 7:00PM
Where: Manchester

What: Pruning 303
When: March 21, 9:00-11:00AM
Where: Iowa Arboretum
Who: Joe McNally
Price: $10 members; $15 nonmembers

What: Spring Garden School and Seed Swap
When: March 22
Where: Seed Savers Exchange, Decorah

What: Gardening in Northwest Iowa: Hydroponic Plant Production
When: March 23, 7:00PM
Where: Manchester

What: Siouxland Garden Show
When: March 27-29
Where: Sioux City Convention Center
Price: $5 single day entrance

What: Brunnier in Bloom
When: March 28, 11:00AM-4:00PM
Where: Brunnier Art Museum, Ames

What: Spring Gardening Conference
When: March 28, 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Where: Council Bluffs
Price: $30 by March 20

What: Gardening in Northwest Iowa: Monarch Butterflies
When: March 30, 7:00PM
Where: Manchester

What: Farm to School Webinar: School Gardening
When: April 2, 1:00PM
Who: USDA FNS

What: Benton County Garden Extravaganza
When: April 18, 8:00AM
Where: Vinton
Price: $30 before April 1st

What: Spring Fever Symposium
When: April 18, 10:00AM-3:00PM
Where: Iowa Arboretum, Madrid
Price: $60 before April 3

What: International Master Gardener Conference
When: September 22-25
Where: Council Bluffs
Price: $330 by April 30th

Do you have other educational opportunities coming up? Email the state Master Gardener office with details. Thanks.