Garden Lifestyle Workshops & Classes

There’s always something to learn Wingard’s!

Backyard Fruit Growing

fruit trees

Saturday, March 25th, 10:00 a.m.

If you’ve ever wanted your own fruit orchard, in your own backyard, you will enjoy this workshop. You’ll learn about growing apples, plums, pears, lemons, limes and other varieties.

There is a $10 charge for this workshop and you will receive a $10 Wingard’s Coupon good for use that day.

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Tips & Techniques For Growing Tomatoesheirloom tomatow

Saturday, April 1, 10:00 a.m.

Come learn how to grow red-ripe tomatoes!
Want to pick delicious red-ripe tomatoes from your own garden this summer? Come learn how to successfully grow tomatoes, both heirloom and regular varieties. Our edibles expert, Dale Miller, will share the tips and techniques he has learned over the years.

There is a $10 charge for this workshop and you will receive a $10 Wingard’s Coupon good for use that day.

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Newcomer’s Workshopnewcomer's workshop

Saturday, April 8, 10:00 a.m.

Come learn all about gardening from our experts.
If you are new to the midlands of South Carolina, or new to gardening or if you have just purchased your first home, you will enjoy this well-attended workshop. David McNinch, of Wingard’s, will take you from soils, to plants, to watering and everything in between. You’ll learn about planting in the sun or shade, fertilizing and much more.

There is a $10 charge for this workshop and you will receive a $10 Wingard’s Coupon good for use that day.

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Riverfront Park Wings & Things Bird Walkbird walk

Saturday, April 22, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Take a river walk with our wildlife specialist, Zach Steinhauser!
Walk along the river with our wildlife specialist, Zach Steinhauser, who will point out various species and discuss habitat, migration patterns, and answer any questions you may have. This is a migration highway for neotropical migrant bird species, such as Baltimore Orioles, Warblers, Swallows, and many more. Dress for the weather.

There is a $15 fee person; you must register in advance. Children 15 & under free; must be accompanied by a registered adult. BYOB – bring your own binoculars. Directions to meeting place will be emailed to you upon registration.

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Attract Birds, Butterflies and Bees With Native PlantsBe a Bee

Tuesday, April 25th, 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy birds, butterflies and bees in your landscape, while playing a vital role in protecting many of our endangered species from extinction. Learn what plants make a good home, provide a good food source for wild things, and look pretty in your yard at the same time. Bill Jones, President and Founder of Carolina Native Nursery in Burnsville, NC, will be here to share his years of experience growing and landscaping with native plants.

There is a $10 charge for this workshop and you will receive a $10 Wingard’s Coupon good for use that day.

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