Garden Expo Set For April 20-21

Monday, January 14, 2013

Master Gardeners of Hamilton County will host their 1st Annual “Master Your Garden” Garden Expo Saturday, April 20, and Sunday, April 21, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Camp Jordan Arena. 

Ticket drawings, free lectures, garden vendors, educational vendors, question and answer table and a Children’s activity area will be available.   

Parking is free, and admission is $5 which is good for both days.  Children under 10 years old are admitted free.




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