UW Family Gardening Day, May 5

May 1st, 2018

Put some “spring” in your step with a visit to our neighborhood, Saturday, May 5! From 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM, the D.C. Smith GreenhouseAllen Centennial Garden, Leopold Residence Hall (rooftop greenhouse), Steenbock Library and BioCommons will welcome campus and community guests to find inspiration for gardens, large and small, with tours, demonstrations, and hands-on activities.

BioCommons Ambassadors will be on hand for painting activities and an exercise with crafting a Wisconsin Fast Plants discovery cup. Steenbock staff will supply information about campus and community gardening collections, venues and services.

Look for our tents and tables, outside, near the front entrance to the library. For more information about the UW Family Gardening Day, visit the Science Outreach or Facebook pages.