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Upcoming Events for Missouri

To submit your gardening event to our staff, submit it using our contact form or send an email to calendar@sbsmags.com.

 

 

November 13, St. Louis
Garden Curb Appeal
Missouri Botanical Garden

Designed for beginning gardeners, learn how to transform your boring yard into a beautiful, beneficial, and diverse oasis that humans and wildlife can enjoy together. Adults only. Pre-registration ends at 4 p.m. November 12. Cost is $28 members, $34 for non-members. 5:30-7:30 p.m. For more information, visit mobot.org or call 314-577-5100.



November 17, St. Louis
Introduction to Permaculture
Missouri Botanical Garden

From building to transportation to growing food and interacting with the environment and other humans, permaculture examines the interconnections among human beings and ecosystems. Adults only. Pre-registration ends at 5 p.m. November 16. Cost is $14 for members, $17 for non-members. 1-2 p.m. For more information, visit mobot.org or call 314-577-5100.



November 18, St. Louis
Garden Glow
Missouri Botanical Garden

Stroll through the garden at night surrounded by unique lighting installations throughout the grounds. Open Wednesday-Sunday evenings 5-10 p.m., last entry 9 p.m. Cost $16 adults (ages 13 and older), $12 members, $10 children (ages 3 to 12), $6 member children. Exhibit closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve. Exhibit ends January 1, 2019. For more information, visit mobot.org or call
314-577-5100.



November 18, St Louis
Gardenland Express
Missouri Botanical Garden

Annual holiday flower and train show features G-scale model trains traveling through a miniature landscape of living plants surrounded by more than 500 colorful poinsettias and other flowers. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; closes early at 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and New Year’s Eve; closed Christmas Day. Orthwein Floral Display Hall. Garden admission plus $5, daytime admission free for members. For more information, visit mobot.org or call 314-577-5100.

 

December



December 1, St. Louis
Evergreen Holiday Front Porch Pot
Missouri Botanical Garden

Designed for beginning gardeners, learn creative ways to jazz up containers for the holidays using natural materials from your garden. Adults only. Participants will be making a container to take home. Pre-registration ends at noon November 23. Cost is $48 for members, $58 for non-members. 10-11:30 a.m. For more information, visit mobot.org or call 314-577-5100.



December 1 Kingsville
Holiday Décor Workshop
Powell Gardens

Decorate your home for the holidays with natural adornments created during this workshop. Cost is $45 per person. 9 a.m.-noon. For more information, call 816-697-2600 ext. 209 or visit powellgardens.org.

 

December 1, Kingsville
Gifts of Nature
Powell Gardens

Drop-in all afternoon with activities for kids of all ages. Cost free with festival admission. Non-members $10 per adult, $9 seniors over 60 years old, $4 children ages 4-12 years old, children under 4 years old free. For more information, call 816-697-2600 ext. 209 or visit powellgardens.org.



December 7, Gray Summit
Old Time Christmas Music
Shaw Nature Preserve

Enjoy Adlyne Freund Center decorated with natural greenery as an instrumental bluegrass and plays old time holiday music. Includes holiday refreshments including cookies and a sing-a-long. Adults only. Pre-registration ends 8 a.m. December 3. Cost is $26 members, $31 non-members. 7-8:30 p.m. For more information, visit mobot.org or call 314-577-5100.



December 7, Gray Summit
Natural Materials Wreath
Shaw Nature Preserve

Designed for children ages 3-5, this session includes making a wreath out of natural garden materials. Bring gloves, an apron or wear work clothes. Cost is $12 for members, $15 for non-members. Price is per child. Pre-registration ends at 8 a.m. December 3. 9:30-11:30 a.m. For more information, call 314-577-5100.



December 9, St. Louis
Fall Plants as Presents
Missouri Botanical Garden

For children ages 4-6; please bring a reusable cup or water bottle per child. Cost is $16 for members, $19 for non-members. Pre-registration ends at 11:59 p.m. December 3. Price is per child. - 2:30 p.m. For more information, visit mobot.org or call 314-577-5100.

 

State-by-State Gardening assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of listed events. It is recommended that you verify the date, time and location of any event you plan to attend.