Monthly Archives: February 2015

CULTIVATING YOUR GREEN THUMB…

Secrest (2)Jacki Chamberlain, CTC, Marketing Specialist
Wayne County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Spring is in the air and many of us have been thumbing through seed catalogs and watching home and garden improvement shows on TV in anticipation of warmer weather. To set you on the right path of colorful fragrant blooms and healthy delicious homegrown produce, Wayne County offers many gardening seminars, shows,
and sales, all with the spring garden enthusiast in mind.

Here are just a few events scheduled for spring and early summer:

March 5-7 Amish Country Home & Garden Show, Buckeye Event Center
March 18 Dormant Pruning Workshop, OARDC
March 21 Migration Sensation, Shreve Elementary School
April 18 Earth Day Celebration, Wilderness Center
April 25 Native Plant Sale & Gardening Seminars, Wilderness Center
April 25-26 Wayne County Home & Garden Show
May 2 May Daze Spring Celebration, Lehman’s Hardware
May 2  Plant Discovery Day, OARDC

Visit the Wayne County Convention & Visitors Bureau website at www.wccvb.com for details on the above events or for more wonderful springtime events in our area. You will find a section with farms and farmers’ markets, restaurants that specialize in local farm to table cuisine and wineries. Don’t miss the outdoor section listing our beautiful parks, nature preserves, bike trails and arboretum. So after a winter of being stuck inside, get out and enjoy the warm spring weather in Wayne County, Ohio’s Amish Country.