Saturday, April 11
10:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Third Place Commons, Lake Forest Park Towne Centre
17171 Bothell Way NE
Attend great workshops and enjoy exhibits. Pick up a free aluminum water bottle, vegetable seeds and other useful gifts while supply lasts.
Growing a Home Vegetable Garden – Successful methods for different spaces- Martha Clatterbaugh, presenter.
Learn the basics about vegetable growing including when, what, where, and how to plant. You can plant vegetables even if you are an apartment dweller or have a shady lot. This workshop will be presented twice in the Commons Meeting Room. 10:30 AM-12:00 Noon and 12:30 – 2:00 PM
Introduction to Canning – Learn to preserve the bounty of your garden and extend the taste of summer into the cold winter months – Jessica Dally, presenter. This class will discuss and demonstrate proper methods to can many types of fruits and vegetables using both the water bath method and pressure canning. Commons Demonstration Room. 10:30 AM- 12:00 Noon
Gardening for Wildlife- Constance Perenyi, presenter
Create a vital home for wildlife in your own backyard. Learn about plant selection, siting nest boxes and birdbaths, and humane ways to prevent problems with both wild and domestic animals. Commons Demonstration Room 12:30-2:00 PM
This fair is sponsored by the City of Lake Forest Park, Friends of Third Place Commons, with funds from the King County Local Hazardous Waste Program, and King County Solid Waste.