Where: Frontier Park Exhibit Hall, Cheyenne,WY
For more information call: 970−218−5645
Thursday, May 7 – 4:00 p.m. A simple painted gift based on an even simpler pun for Mother’s Day. $1 per child.
National Public Gardens Day May 8, 2015, is an annual celebration of the nation’s public gardens to raise awareness of the important role botanical gardens and arboreta play in promoting environmental stewardship, plant and water conservation, green spaces, and education in communities nationwide. Cheyenne Botanic Gardens is proud to be Wyoming’s only Public Garden.
In honor of that day we will be giving away special Autumn Gold Pumpkin Seeds that are perfect for our short climate. In addition we will be giving away other one-year old garden seeds (while supplies last). Stop by either the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens Greenhouse or the Paul Smith Children’s Village on May 8th for free seeds!
Wednesday, May 13 – 4:00 p.m. Create and enjoy fresh salsa and receive a seed kit to grow your own ingredients at home. $1 per child
Laramie County Master Gardener’s Annual Plant Sale
When: Saturday May 16, 9 – 4
Where: Cheyenne Depot Plaza
Choose from hardy perennials, annual flowers, vegetables, herbs, houseplants, trees and shrubs. Find plants have been selected to grow and thrive in the difficult growing conditions of the high plains and mountains of Wyoming.
Attend the FREE pre-plant sale talk with Master Gardener, Kim Parker on “High and Dry Plants that Bees Love.”
When: May 2nd 1 – 2:30
Where: Laramie County Library, Cottonwood Room
Tuesday, May 19 – 4:00 p.m. Create a simple bird feeder from found materials – bird seed included! $1 per child.
Thursday, May 21 – 4:00 p.m. Create a magical living landscape for mythical creatures. VERY limited enrollment, please PRE-REGISTER at 637‑6349. $5 per child
Saturday, May 30 – 9:00 a.m.-12:00 Noon Help us plant the Paul Smith Children’s Village – in 3 hours! All plants provided. Please bring a trowel! 150 flats of plants – planted by you – will kick-off our Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power “Summer of Power” series of programs.
Sunday, May 31, 1:00 p.m. Learn the secrets to planting these underground wonders with an opportunity to dig in the dirt. Free!
Thursday, June 4, 4:00 p.m. Join us for an hour of annual and vegetable planting in our garden.
Saturday, June 6, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Supporting the Paul Smith Children’s Village, Author Amanda Cabot will be signing copies of her newest novel, “In Firefly Valley” between 10 – 12 and 2 – 4. We will be hosting Summer themed Storytimes at 11, 3 and 7 and be present all day with mischief and fun for all at Barnes & Noble Booksellers.
Tuesday, June 9, 1:00 p.m. Help us decorate the air. Free, a “Summer of Power” program sponsored by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power.