Ikebana is the Japanese art of arranging flowers steeped in the philosophy of developing a closeness with nature. In this hands-on workshop, instructor Gail Allo will teach us the principles of Ikebana. Then you will have the opportunity to create an elegant and simple Ikebana arrangement of your own to take home. All materials provided.
LGC Members: $15 Non-members: $20
Sunday, February 15th at 7:00 PM
First Church, 725 Main St., Lancaster
Meetings are usually held on the 3rd Sunday of each month at 7 PM in the First Church Unitarian, Lancaster, MA unless otherwise noted.
Date/Time: March 8, 2015
Topic(s): Prep for spring seed starting and building lights and frame to grow plants from seeds – More information to come
Date/Time: April 19, 2015
Topic(s): Rock Gardens – More information to come
Date/Time: May 3, 2015
Topic(s): Trip to Garden Visions – More information to come
Date/Time: June 11, 2015
Topic(s): Flowering Shrubs by Kerry Ann Mendez (Joint meeting with the Sterling Garden Club)
Description: Kerry Ann Mendez, owner of Perennially Yours, is dedicated to teaching the art of low- maintenance perennial gardening and landscaping. As a garden consultant, designer, author and lecturer, she focuses on time-saving gardening techniques, workhorse plants and sustainable practices. She has been in numerous magazines including Horticulture, Fine Gardening, Garden Gate and Better Homes and Gardens' Garden Ideas & Outdoor Living. And she was awarded the 2014 Gold Medal from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society presented to outstanding horticulturalists.