Thomas Crawley, USBG Gardener, and Ray Mims, USBG Conservation and Sustainability Horticulturist
This Bartholdi Park walking tour will highlight the park's history, gardens, plantings, and recent renovation to upgrade accessibility, safety, and sustainability. Tour participants will also hear about the Sustainable SITES Initiative--a comprehensive rating system for sustainable landscapes, meant to encourage the design and development of healthy, productive landscapes--and the Landscape for Life program that highlights these principles for home gardeners. Come join Thomas and Ray, rain or shine! Please note: This tour is held outdoors. We suggest bringing sunscreen, protective clothing, and water. The tour is canceled in the event of extreme weather conditions, including snow and ice storms.
DATE: Tuesday, April 17
TIME: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
LOCATION: Tour meets by the Bartholdi Park fountain
FREE: Pre-registration required