Indiana

Indiana club meetings and farmers' markets are listed 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.

Indiana Events:

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February 8 - March 31:  Crown Point, Griffith.  Sledding Hills (when adequate snow cover allows) at Lemon Lake County Park and Oak Ridge Prairie, www.lakecountyparks.com

February 8:  St John.  Gardening Class, St John Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 10 - May 26:  Hammond.  Scout Badges for Girl and Cub Scout Troops; Wednesdays and Thursdays, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

February 11:  Lowell.  Children preschool age through 5th grade will make a Valentine alligator, Lowell Public Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 11:  Shelby.  Children will make a valentine alligator, Shelby Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 12 - 28:  Crown Point, Griffith, Leroy.  Cross Country Ski Rentals available Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and school holidays at Lemon Lake, Oak Ridge Prairie and Stoney Run County Parks (when snow conditions allow), www.lakecountyparks.com

February 12 - 15:  Statewide.  Great Backyard Bird Count,
http://gbbc.birdcount.org/

February 13, 20, 27:  Anderson.  Mounds State Park has nature related programs planned for children and adults, www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/files/sp-Mounds_January.pdf

February 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28:  Chesterton.  Indiana Dunes State Park has nature-related programs planned for adults and children, www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/files/sp-Dunes_February.pdf

February 13 - 28:  Lowell.  Horse-drawn Bobsled rides on the Buckley Farm, weather permitting, Saturday and Sunday afternoons, www.lakecountyparks.com

February 13:  Valparaiso.  Indoor Cactus and Succulent Gardening, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

February 15:  Griffith.  Rain Gardens, presented by Master Gardener Dolly Foster, Griffith Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 15:  Munster.  Everglades of the North, presented by Patty Wisniewski, Munster Garden Club, Munster Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

February 15:  Shelby.  Children will make a bird feeder, Shelby Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 16:  Hobart.  Snowflakes, for students from kindergarten - grade 6, Hobart Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 16:  Shelby.  Wood painting for young adults, Shelby Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 17:  Michigan City.  Water Gardens, 2016 LaPorte County Master Gardener Association Brown Bag Series, Michigan City Public Library, https://hort.purdue.edu/mg/info/BrnBagFlyer2016.pdf

February 17:  Schneider.  Wood painting for young adults, Schneider Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 18:  Highland.  Wish Upon a Snowflake, for children in kindergarten through grade 5, Highland Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 18:  Highland.  Gardens in Paris, presented by Master Gardener Susan Radovich, Highland Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 18:  Lowell.  Wood Painting for young adults in grades 6-12, Lowell Public Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 20:  Columbia City.  Whitley County Master Gardeners 3rd Annual Symposium - Garden Thyme, Whitley County 4-H Center Building, https://hort.purdue.edu/mg/info/Brochure_for_registrants-2016.pdf

February 20:  Indianapolis.  Color in the Garden:  Bloom and Beyond, Indianapolis Museum of Art Horticulture Symposium, www.imamuseum.org/hort-symposium2016

February 20:  Valparaiso.  Fossils Class, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

February 21:  Hammond.  Reptiles & Amphibian Merit Badge, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

February 22:  Schneider.  Children will make a bird feeder, Schneider Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

February 27 - April 23:  Gary Miller.  Stewardship Days each month on the 4th Saturday, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education, www.southshorecva.com/events

February 27:  Valparaiso.  Rain Gardening, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

February 27:  Valparaiso.  Birding in Winter, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

March 1 - June 1:  Statewide.  Get your camera ready and keep an eye out for nesting birds, http://nestwatch.org

March 1 - September 30:  Statewide.  Register to become a Citizen Scientist at Project BudBurst, http://budburst.org/

March 5:  Marion.  Spring Garden Party, Grant County Fairgrounds, https://hort.purdue.edu/mg/info/Spring%20Garden%20Party%20registration2016.pdf

March 5:  Paoli.  9th Annual Spring Tonic, Orange County Community Center, https://hort.purdue.edu/mg/info/SpringTonic2016_PRflyer.pdf

March 8:  Lowell.  Apple Pruning & Grafting Workshop, presented by Purdue Specialist Dr. Peter Hirst, Buckley Homestead, see flyer.

Please continue to page 2 for links with additional events, club meetings, farmers' markets, and other garden and nature related places to visit in Indiana.

This page is updated weekly. >>Indiana Events Page 2
Please contact us three weeks in advance to have your Indiana garden/nature related events posted here.

Revised:  February 08, 2016