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Date(s) - 04/15/2023
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Growing Place - Aurora


It’s time to get outside and dig in for the spring! Join us for talks and activities to help you create or refresh your outdoor space. Whether your space is sunny, shady or a little bit of both, join us for information and inspiration you can use this season.

Saturday, April 15: Let’s Dig In – To The Garden, Aurora 


  • Pruning Shrubs: Do It the Right Way (demo)
  • Prepare for Success: Five Things to Do Now in Your Garden
  • 50 Shades of Sun: How Much Light Does Your Space Really Get?
  • Pruning Trees: When & How (demo)



Sunny Spaces

Shady Spaces


Perennials: Color for All Season 

Tree Care: What to Be Aware of in 2023, presented by Bartlett Tree Experts


Trees & Shrubs: Keep Them Alive & Healthy 

Perennials: A Tapestry of Color in Shady Spaces 


Vegetables: Solid Producers and Some Funky Ones for Your Garden 

Annuals: Made for the Shade 


Annuals: Blooming Beauties for Landscapes & Containers 

Vegetables in the Shade: Yes You Can! 

Demonstrations and Hands-On Learning

10:00 to 1:00pm:

Dividing Perennials: Demo & hands-on

1:15 to 4:15pm:

Spring Bulbs – It’s Not Too Late!
How to use pre-sprouted bulbs in the landscape & how to divide existing bulbs




All talks, demonstrations and hands-on learning are free. Activities at the Potting Bar are cost of materials unless otherwise specified.