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8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States

June 2018

Edible Landscaping

June 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Edible Landscaping Hosted by Rainbow Gardens Join Karen Gardener, Bexar County Master Gardener Vegetable Specialist, as she shared tips and techniques for turning your front yard from lawn to veggies, herbs, and fruit. 1 CEU.  Code: 002.  Free seminar.  For more information, visit http://www.rainbowgardens.biz/ or call 210-680-5734.  

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Parent & Me Terrariums

June 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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2 CEUs.  Code: 002.  Fee: $19.  Materials start at $30 for the pair.  To register, call 210-397-8100 or go to www.nisd.net/ace Topic:  Parent & Me Terrariums Don't let the kids have all the fun this summer!  Bring your child and learn to make terrariums. Instructor:  Laura Jarvis

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July 2018

Succulent Garden Workshop!

July 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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1 CEU.  Code: 002.  Free seminar.  For more information, visit http://www.rainbowgardens.biz/ or call 210-680-5734. Bring a friend or family member, aged 11 to 90, to this open workshop and everyone will make a succulent garden to take home!  Succulents and containers are available, starting at $15 with several price point options.          

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August 2018

Fall & Winter Vegetable Garden

August 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Free seminar.  For more information, visit http://www.rainbowgardens.biz/ or call 210-680-5734. Jessica Robertson of Greenleaf Nurseries will talk about soil prep, planting dates, seeds vs transplants, and tips and tricks of the trade.  Bring all your questions for a Q&A at the end of the presentation.

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September 2018

Fall is for Planting!

September 29, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Fall is for Planting! featuring David Rodriguez, Horticulturist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service FREE SEMINAR -- Saturday, September 29, 2018 Rainbow Gardens 8516 Bandera Road San Antonio, TX  78250  Come see David in person and ask the questions you've been wondering about.  1.5 CEUs.  BCMG Code: 001.

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October 2018

Maximize Your Garden’s Potential This Fall!

October 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Learn planting, mulching, and fertilizing tips to increase fall and winter vegetable harvests and to encourage root growth on all plants during the fall and winter. Speaker:  Andy Chidester, Foxfarm Reserve your spot now.

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Rainbow Gardens Fall Festival

October 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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This is our 7th annual Fall Festival and we invite you to come celebrate fall with us.  We have activities for the kids including backyard chickens, exotic birds, a petting zoo, and pumpkins to decorate with funny faces.  We get a little bigger each year because this is truly fun for the whole family!  FREE! For more information, visit https://www.rainbowgardens.biz/event/fall-festival/  or call 210-680-5734.

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Creating Succulent Terrariums

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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NISD/ACE Presents:  Creating Succulent Terrariums Laura Jarvis CLT, will be helping you create an incredible terrarium!  In this class you will get different ideas of plants and terrariums and how to plant them plus lots of glass to choose from to make a terrarium to take home.  Don't be afraid to make a lots of these for holiday gifts.  Everyone loves terrariums, so be sure to register! Fee: $19; materials start at $15.  Register here.

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Monarch Class

October 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Come join us as we learn more about the Monarch and other butterflies.  Learn how to tag, release, and track monarchs along with some pointers on how to raise butterflies. Presenter:  Drake White, Texas Master Naturalist and designer and project manager of the Butterfly Learning Center at Phil Hardberger Park.  We will tag a monarch and see the butterfly garden where it will be recorded and released. This is a popular class, so please RSVP early.  Please let us know…

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Seed Bomb Workshop

October 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Bring your friends and family to make seed bombs to help our local pollinators.  This is a real hands-on seminar! Make and take -- $5/20 seed bombs Tickets. For more information, visit https://www.rainbowgardens.biz/seminar-and-event-calendar/   or call 210-680-2394.

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April 2019

Hanging Basket Workshop

April 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Laura Jarvis, CLT, will share her planting expertise and tricks of the trade in helping you to make your hanging basket.  Laura has been in the Nursery/Greenhouse business for about 30 years and has made countless baskets for residential and commercial clientele.  Bring a friend and come enjoy this fun and rewarding make and take! Fee: $25 for a 14" basket   Registration For more information visit https://www.rainbowgardens.biz/seminar-and-event-calendar/.

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2019 BCMG Speakers Bureau Presentation: Backyard Composting

April 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Composting and vegetable gardening go hand in hand.  Learn several composting techniques, including worm bin composting.  Learn how to reduce waste and improve your soil at this FREE seminar! Speaker:  Karen Gardner, Bexar County Master Gardener Karen has a worm bin (factory) and a 3-way composting system in her backyard and uses both for her vegetable gardens.  Come get tips and ideas from a gal who is passionate about growing veggies! For more information and to register to attend, click…

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Deer “Proof” Gardens

April 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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This free seminar is a must for those who have deer near their home. A hungry deer will eat anything, but there are many steps homeowners can take to create beautiful gardens and protect them from deer damage.  Come get ideas and tips on how to protect your landscaping and gardens. Speaker:  Shennandoah Connor, owner of Green Goddess Designs For more information and to register, click here.  

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Let’s Make A Pollinator Garden!

April 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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These days we are hearing a lot about pollinator gardens.  It seems that we all want to help the butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds and enjoy more of them in our yards!  How do we start?  This class will help you start with plant recommendations and placement suggestions, plus information that will help you identify the new visitors you will see in your garden.  After the class, we will tour an established butterfly garden.  Handouts and free seeds will be given…

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May 2019

Native Plants In Your Landscape

May 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Native plants can adapt to whatever extremes our weather throws at them and they are low maintenance!  Come explore these plants and how to use them at this FREE seminar. Speaker:  Drake White, Certified Texas Master Naturalist RSVP to attend. For more information visit https://www.rainbowgardens.biz/seminar-and-event-calendar/.

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Succulent Container Gardens

May 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Learn more about trending succulents!  Discover how to design and plant several types of succulent gardens using different materials and styles.  Then learn succulent care, including how to make your own soil and tips on how you can share!  Join this enjoyable class and release your creativity as you choose your container and create a design that will show off your new found talent.  There will be a vast amount of succulents and containers available for purchase.  Materials start at…

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August 2019

Fall Is For Planting

August 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Fall Is For Planting with David Rodriguez, Horticulturist, Texas AgriLife Extension Service Presented by Rainbow Gardens Saturday, August 31, 2019 8516 Bandera Road, San Antonio, TX 78250 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Please join us for an enjoyable day at Rainbow Gardens with our friend David.  He will talk about fall planting and cool season vegetables.  Get those gardens ready to plant and bring in all your gardening questions for a special day with our local horticultural expert. Seminar is…

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October 2020

Pollinator Gardening Is For Everyone – Tour and Mini Class

October 9, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Fee: $5.  Class size is 7 participants.  Masks required. Registration  

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June 2021

Bonsai Exhibition and Demonstration

June 26 @ 10:00 am - June 27 @ 4:00 pm
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Come join us at Rainbow Gardens for a Bonsai Exhibition and demonstrations.  Watch the experts as they take a nursery plant and turn it into a Bonsai! The San Antonio Bonsai Society will bring their Bonsai collection for an interesting exhibition!  President of the Bonsai Society Ryan Odegaard and several accomplished members will be doing demonstrations throughout the day.  http://www.sanantoniobonsai.org/

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August 2021

Fall Vegetable Gardening

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Fall Vegetable Gardening with Karen Gardner, Advanced Master Gardener - Vegetable Gardening Bexar County Master Gardeners Wednesday, August 11, 2021 10:00 - 11:30 AM Rainbow Gardens 8516 Bandera Rd. San Antonio, Texas  78250 Purchase Tickets now as seating is limited. 1.5 BCMG CEs - Code 001

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September 2021

Butterfly Gardening Basics

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Participants will learn to identify several different butterflies and their caterpillars as well as the plants that will turn your yard into a butterfly magnet.  You will receive a list of pollinator plants, great pictures, and all the info you will need to get started.  After the class we will have a Q&A and tour the butterfly gardens. Speaker:  Laura Jarvis, CLT Fee: $10 Check for registration details at Upcoming Gardening Events and Classes | Rainbow Gardens.

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October 2021

Wildflower Seeds 101

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Laura will be talking about the types of seeds to plant along with the when, where, and how to plant them.  She will also talk about adding specific types of wildflowers to our butterfly gardens. Speaker:  Laura Jarvis, Fee:  $10 Tickets For more information, visit Upcoming Gardening Events and Classes | Rainbow Gardens.

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Pollinators 101

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Monarch Butterfly and Pollinator Festival’s first Pollinator 101 Class!  Everything you need to know to get started with your Pollinator Garden.  Come on out and learn the Do’s, Don’ts, and How-To’s of Pollinator Gardening!   We will have a short Q&A time before we head out to the Pollinator Garden to see the butterflies in action.  We will have helpful hand outs and seeds for all.  All attendees must have tickets to reserve their seats. Fee:  $10 Tickets For more information,…

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Pollinators 101

October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Rainbow Gardens, 8516 Bandera Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78250 United States
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Monarch Butterfly and Pollinator Festival’s first Pollinator 101 Class!  Everything you need to know to get started with your Pollinator Garden.  Come on out and learn the Do’s, Don’ts, and How-To’s of Pollinator Gardening!   We will have a short Q&A time before we head out to the Pollinator Garden to see the butterflies in action.  We will have helpful hand outs and seeds for all.  All attendees must have tickets to reserve their seats. Fee:  $10 Tickets For more information,…

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