diy series

“O Deer!” with Jeanne Flower – April 11 @ 10 am
We all love Bambi, but not when he’s eating our landscape! You can design and plant your yard to discourage the hungry herd from munching at your Garden Buffet!

“Done By Lunch” : Easy Landscaping For Big Impact  with Mark Zalvino – April 18 @ 10 am
You can make changes in your landscape without spending a lot of time or money.  Stop in and find out how a few hours can make
an impact, and still leave you with money for lunch.

“Born in the USA”: Native Plants with Tom McCann – April 25 @ 10 am
Don’t outsource your garden!  Many popular garden plants lived here before the settlers arrived, and they love it!  Minimize your effort and maximize your yard’s beauty with plants whose roots may run deeper than yours.

“Instant Color” with Karen Rogers – May 2 at 10am
Add pizzazz to your porch and patio with colorful container plantings.  Easy to plant  and maintain, pots and baskets aren’t just for geraniums anymore.

FREE KIDS’ WORKSHOP – Friday, May 8 @ 6 pm (during our Wine Concert)
Simple Kids Crafts with Addie Maher
Bringing the family to our Friday Night UnWINEd Concert? While you relax, let the kids be creative with Addie and decorate a pot with homemade paper flowers!

“Raise ‘em Right!”: with Karen Rogers – May 16 @ 10 am
Raised beds and planters have revolutionized the gardening world, making veggie growing easier and more productive than ever.  Come see what we’ve done!

Home-grown Kitchen Series – Friday, May 22 @ 6 pm (during our Wine Concert)
Great Wine Needs Great Food, and fresh ingredients are one secret to great cooking. Growing your own guarantees freshness! Join Mark as we explore how to select, grow, harvest, and cook the best from your garden.

“On The Dark Side”: Plants Made For The Shade with Jeanne Flower – May 23 @ 10 am
Just because your garden is in the dark, doesn’t mean you have to be!  Come by, cool off, & learn the simple beauty of shade gardening.

“A Garden of Envy” with Karen Rogers – Sat., May 30 @ 10 am
Flowering shrubs and vines can add the “wow” factor to your gardens. See how crape myrtles, hydrangeas, hibiscus and more will make your yard the neighborhood showpiece!

“Colors of the Garden” with Karen Rogers – Friday, June 5 @ 6 pm (during our Wine Concert)
Check out some new and exciting ways to create colors in your beds and containers all summer long.

“Under the Spell of the Hummingbird” with Horticulturalist Jeanne Flower – Sat., June 6 @ 10 am
It’s easy to attract the tiny “jewel of the garden” with the right flowers and feeders. Join us for some little-known facts about this tiny, mystical bird and see the flowers that will lure them to your yard.

“Farm Fresh Tour” with Farmer Paul Fleming – Sat., June 13 @ 10 am
Come on down and take a wagon ride tour with Farmer Paul. See what’s growing in our fields, greenhouses and orchards. It can’t get fresher or tastier than home-grown at Shady Brook Farm. Due to the popularity of this event, please call 215-968-1670 to reserve your spot!

Butterfly Gardening with Jim Shepard  – Sunday, June 21 @ 1 pm
Enjoy butterfly gardening with Jim Shepard and gain a wealth of knowledge on which plants are best to attract butterflies to your garden.