Some links to external sites our members have enjoyed . . .
Indianapolis Museum of Art : IMA Events Calendar for a full listing of lectures, classes, tours, and other events of special interest to garden afficionadoes. www.imamuseum.org
Marion County Master Gardener Program Demonstration Garden, State Fairgrounds, June through September. State Fair, early August each year. Demonstration Garden More: Master Gardener classes and information
American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Gardens Program is a benefit of your Horticultural Society Membership http://www.ahs.org/gardening-programs/rap
INPAWS Indiana Native Plant and Wildflower Society, educating the public about how to nurture biodiversity by using native plants in the garden. www.inpaws.org
-Purdue Junior Master Gardener program- Purdue, 3rd to 8th grade https://www.extension.purdue.edu/gardentips/kids.html
-My First Garden- University of Illinois Extension http://extension.illinois.edu/firstgarden/
-Youth Gardening Activities – University of Nebraska at Lincoln 4H http://lancaster.unl.edu/hort/youth
America in Bloom A not-for-profit, volunteer organization that fosters community pride through a national beautification competition. www.americainbloom.org
Chicago Botanic Garden A mere four hours’ drive away and a great resource for gardeners. Ask for reports on their trial gardens. www.chicagobotanic.org
Indianapolis Zoo and White River Gardens Demonstration gardens feature many design ideas well suited to the home garden. http://indianapoliszoo.com/SitePages/WhiteRiverGardens/welcomeToTheGardens.aspx
Garfield Park Oldest park in Indianapolis (est. 1873) features the restored Sunken Gardens and Conservatory. www.garfieldgardensconservatory.org/
Hammond Museum and Japanese Stroll Garden Great website for those interested in Asian garden design. Includes plant list and links to many related sites. www.hammondmuseum.org/index2.html
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