Calendar

Below are all of our upcoming classes, events, and volunteer opportunities.

Jun
26
Sat
VOLUNTEER: Walnut Woods Treeforestation Workday @ Walnut Hills High School
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us in restoring Walnut Woods, directly adjacent to Walnut Hills HS. This workday will focus on removing invasive species and improving the trail system. We hope to see you there!

Jul
22
Thu
CLASS: Get the Jump on Jumping Worms @ Civic Garden Center
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CLASS: Get the Jump on Jumping Worms @ Civic Garden Center | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States
Invasive “jumping worms” have recently been found in several locations around our region. These critters are very harmful to gardens and forests alike. Learn to identify jumping worms, how to keep them out of your property, and what to do if you have an infestation. This class includes a presentation, Q&A session, info sheet, and hands-on worm identification practice.
Jul
28
Wed
CLASS: Flower Arranging in the Garden @ Druffel Flower Garden
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CLASS: Flower Arranging in the Garden @ Druffel Flower Garden | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States
Join the flower expert, Christina Matthews, in the garden for an evening of cutting and arranging flower bouquets. Participants will learn some tricks and tips for everything from cutting the flowers to making the perfect arrangement. Each participant will get to take home a vase of flowers, all materials costs are included in the price of the class.
Flower Arrangements @ Druffel Garden
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Flower Arrangements @ Druffel Garden | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States

Flower Arranging in the Garden

Wednesday, July 28th, 6-7pm
Instructors: Christina Matthews  
Cost: $25 (free for CGC volunteers)

Join us for an evening in the garden to learn to cut flowers and arrange beautiful bouquets.

Aug
6
Fri
NO VOLUNTEERS @ Civic Garden Center
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

No volunteers are needed for August 6th. If you have any questions please reach out to the Civic Garden Center at volunteer@civicgardencenter.org.

Aug
12
Thu
CLASS: Native Plants for Monarch Butterfly Habitat @ Civic Garden Center
Aug 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
CLASS: Native Plants for Monarch Butterfly Habitat @ Civic Garden Center | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States

Create a monarch habitat in your own yard, while adding beauty, minimizing water use, and reducing lawn maintenance costs. This class will help you choose the best plants for monarchs for your garden. Host plants for monarch caterpillars and monarch adults will be covered.

We’re pleased to announce that Civic Garden Center is teaming up with Cincinnati Nature Center to co-promote in-person classes to help you make your space more useful for wildlife and more beautiful for you. Please pay close attention to this class location as this takes place at Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati.

Aug
27
Fri
VOLUNTEER: Civic Garden Center Workday @ Civic Garden Center
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Join CGC horticultural staff in working on our grounds, Hauck Botanic Gardens. Volunteers will help with garden maintenance including planting, weeding, pruning, mulching, seed collecting and more! Please bring a reusable water bottle, gloves (if you have them), and a mask, pants and long sleeves are encouraged. All other tools and materials will be provided.

Aug
28
Sat
VOLUNTEER: Walnut Woods Treeforestation Workday @ Walnut Hills High School
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us in restoring Walnut Woods, directly adjacent to Walnut Hills HS. This workday will focus on removing invasive species and improving the trail system. We hope to see you there!

Aug
31
Tue
CLASS: Botany For Gardeners & Land Managers @ Civic Garden Center
Aug 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
CLASS: Botany For Gardeners & Land Managers @ Civic Garden Center | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States
This is a field-oriented, introductory course in botany with an emphasis on plant identification. Participants will learn the essential skills to identify, name and share information about native and exotic plants in the local environment.
Sep
1
Wed
CLASS: Flower Arranging in the Garden @ Druffel Flower Garden
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CLASS: Flower Arranging in the Garden @ Druffel Flower Garden | Cincinnati | Ohio | United States
Join the flower expert, Christina Matthews, in the garden for an evening of cutting and arranging flower bouquets. Participants will learn some tricks and tips for everything from cutting the flowers to making the perfect arrangement. Each participant will get to take home a vase of flowers, all materials costs are included in the price of the class.