Meet Me in the Garden

Every fourth Wednesday of the month
January – July in 2022

This event is presented every fourth Wednesday of the month, January – July in 2022.

Join us for our free gardening programs via Zoom in January and February.  Future meetings will be held at the F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, 1828 Smith Rd., Akron when feasible.




Wednesday, January 26, 2022
6:30 pm

Managing Our Urban Forests

Learn about the history of  “Our Changing City Canopy” and the city arborist’s role in the planting, care and removal of city trees. Discover how important street trees are and how we can participate in their care.

Presented by:

Jon Malish
City Arborist and Horticulturist, City of Akron

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
6:30 pm

Dazzling Dahlias 

Dahlia flowers are stunning and come in many colors, forms and sizes. This presentation will provide tips and techniques to successfully grow dazzling dahlias in your garden.

Presented by

Jacqueline Kowalski

Extension Educator
College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Studies
OSU/Summit County Extension

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
6:30 pm

Seed Starting Tried-and-True as Well as New Approaches

Learn the basic principles, practical approaches and techniques for starting plants from seeds.

Presented by

Vince Matlock
Summit County Master Gardener

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