Please see the events and club meetings listed below and on page 2. 
Although this Friendship Gardens is a private suburban garden, unavailable to the public, there are many other garden and nature related places to visit in Indiana.  Please visit Budding Gardener Events for Indiana events relating primarily to children.

Indiana Events:

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January 26:  Lowell.  Feeding Birds in Winter, presented by Master Gardener Donnee Smith, Lowell Public Library,

January 26 - 31:  St John.  Pre-sale tickets are available for "Spring Forward 2016" to be held on March 12, 2016, at Teibel's Restaurant in Schererville.  Featured guest speakers are Joe Lamp'l and Roger Swain.  Contact the St John Indiana Garden Club for more information.

January 27:  Covington.  Bi-State Gardening Seminar, Beef House,

January 27, 23, 24:  Merrillville.  The Winter Sky, Merrillville Community Planetarium,

January 28, 31, February 7, 11, 14, 21, 25, 28.  Anderson.  Mounds State Park has nature-related programs planned for adults and children,

January 30 - February 28:  Crown Point, Griffith, Leroy.  Cross Country Ski Rentals available when snow conditions allow, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and school holidays; Lemon Lake County Park, Oak Ridge Prairie, Stoney Run County Park,

January 31, February 1:  Chesterton.  Indiana Dunes State Park has nature-related programs planned for adults and children,

January 31 - February 28:  Lowell.  Horse-Drawn Bobsled Rides on the Farm, Buckley Homestead, Saturdays and Sundays,

January 31:  Porter.  Snowshoe Hike at National Lakeshore, Bailly Homestead & Chellberg Farm,

January 31:  St John.  Seed Starting Seminar, Alsip Nursery,

January 31:  Valparaiso.  Nature in Symphony, Taltree Arboretum,

February 2 - May 11:  Valparaiso.  Master Gardener Training Program, contact Lyndsay Ploehn,, 219-465-3555.

February 6:  Hammond.  Winter Bird I.D., Gibson Woods,

February 7:  Hammond.  Gibson Woods Wild Ones showing of Toward Harmony with Nature, by Doug Tallamy,

February 7, 14:  Porter.  Snowshoe Program at National Lakeshore,

February 7 - April 25:  St John.  Farm to Table Indoor Farmers Market, Saturdays, Alsip Nursery,

February 9:  St John.  Spring Garden Cleanup presented by Master Gardener Dolly Foster, St John Branch Library,

February 13 - 16:  Statewide.  Great Backyard Bird Count,

February 14:  Hammond.  Saturn, Challenger Learning Center on the Campus of Purdue University Calumet,

February 14:  Hobart.  Private ice skating party for families with special needs for all ages and abilities, Deep River Waterpark Ice Skating Plaza,

February 17:  Griffith.  Winter Sowing: Seed Starting Made Easy, presented by Master Gardener Dolly Foster, Griffith Branch Library,

February 19:  Highland.  The Wonderful Gardens of Jens Jensen, presented by Master Gardener Kathy Kick, Highland Branch Library,

February 21:  Valparaiso.  Cactus and Succulents, Taltree Arboretum,

February 21:  Valparaiso.  Ornamental Landscape Design, Taltree Arboretum,

February 23:  Lowell.  Beekeeping, presented by Master Gardener Susan Eleuterio, Lowell Public Library,

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Revised:  January 26, 2015