Sky Events: August 2017
Sunday, August 6th from 1pm – 2:30pm
DIY Basalt Columns & Other Pondless Water Features
Come learn how simple it is to put together a beautiful basalt water fountain. Gretchen Brevoort will show you step by step how to set up a basalt column water feature or any other fountain that requires a reservoir.
FREE no registration required
Sunday, August 13th from 1:00 – 2:30pm
Gardening for Fall and Winter Harvest
Enjoy fresh vegetables from your garden most of the year.
Learn what, when and how to plant for Fall and Winter harvest. Plan and plant now and learn a few tricks for protecting your garden from freezes. You can harvest tender salads, crunchy radishes, frost-sweetened kale and broccoli, and more, through winter and even into early spring.
Free; no registration required.
Saturday, August 26th, 12pm – 6pm
Sunday, August 27th, 10am – 4 pm
Puget Sound Dahlia Association Annual Dahlia Show
Sky will be host again to table after table of fabulous dahlias. Growers will be competing in categories including best new varieties.
Saturday & Sunday, August 26th & 27th, 11am – 5pm
Artists in Action at Sky Nursery
Northwest Artists in Action is a group of accomplished fine artists who love to create and display their art in public. The unique feature of the group is that each artist will be creating an art project on site. This gives you a chance to see a painting being created in reeal time and the opportunity to discuss the art with the artist.
September Events 2017
Saturday, September 9th from 9am – 6pm
Sunday, September 10th from 10am – 4pm
The Odd Plant Show & Sale (TOPSS)
Cascade Cactus & Succulent Society
Great displays of unusual specimens for outdoors and in – many unique varieties for sale – plus experts available to answer questions.
Saturday, September 16th from 1pm – 2:30pm
Hands on Mason Bee Fall Care Seminar
Our gentle native Mason Bees have a much better survival and reproduction rate if given a little TLC in the fall. Ray Strelecki will bring in actual bee houses with live (dormant) Mason Bees and first demonstrate, then let you practice basic fall Mason bee care. Learn how to remove cocoons and clean the blocks.
Free class: PLEASE PRE-REGISTER in the store, or call 206-546-4851, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will open a second session from 3 – 4:30 if demand is high
Saturday, September 23rd from 9:30 – 5pm
Sunday, September 24th from 10am – 1pm
Koi Show & Sale
Washington Koi & Water Garden Society
Amateur and professional koi breeders will be showing their koi at the 26th annual show. Displays, Judging, Sales, Raffles, Saturday auction.