Garden Lifestyle Workshops and Events

Come be a part of the Wingard's Tradition...

 

Backyard Birds of Prey

Saturday, January 4 | 11:00 am to Noon

There’s no better way to close out the holidays than to come to Wingard’s for an educational presentation by the South Carolina Center for Birds of Prey out of Charleston. For details click here>>


Purple Martins: Beyond Bomb Island

Saturday, January 11 | 10:00 AM

Come learn about Purple Martins, why they need protection, and how to become a Purple Martin landlord by setting up your own colony of Martin Houses. For details click here>>


Birdwalk at Archer’s Lake

Saturday, January 18 | 8:00 am

Join our Naturalist Zach Steinhauser at Archer’s Lake in the Quail Valley Community near Columbiana Mall. For details click here>>


Pruning Crape Myrtles

Saturday, January 18 | 2:00 PM

No more Crape Murder! Learn the correct way to prune a crape myrtle. For details click here>>


Lawn Care Workshop – Wednesday

Wednesday, January 22 – 10:00 am

Learn how to use Wingard’s simple do-it-yourself four-step lawn care program and be the envy of your neighborhood. For details click here>>


Lawn Care Workshop – Saturday

Saturday, January 25 – 10:00 am

Learn how to use Wingard’s simple do-it-yourself four-step lawn care program and be the envy of your neighborhood. For details click here>>


Plant-Based & Herbal Remedies

Saturday, January 25 | 2:00 PM

Humans have been using traditional remedies for millennia. For details click here>>


14-Mile Creek Trail Bird Walk

Saturday, February 1 | 8:00 AM

An estuary to the Saluda River, 14 Mile Creek serves as Green Space for many homeowners & creates a wonderful riparian habitat for birds & other animal life not commonly seen in residential backyards. For details click here>>


Take Time to Smell (and Prune) the Roses Workshop

Saturday, February 1 | 10:00 AM

If you prune your roses properly, they will give you a beautiful show all summer long! For details click here>>


The Joy of Feeding Wild Birds

Saturday, February 8 | 10:00 am

Do you enjoy watching all the activity at your bird feeder? Do you look forward to sitting and watching, even for a few minutes? For details click here>>


Valentine’s Dinner in the Garden

Saturday, February 8 | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Join us in our “glass house” for an intimate dinner among twinkly lights, surrounded by a tropical jungle of plants, serenaded by the light jazz of Richard Maxwell, followed by our after dinner speaker, Scott Vaughn, to share “Love in These Times.” For details click here>>


Backyard Fruit Growing Workshop

Saturday, February 15 | 10:00 AM

Grow your own fruit, in your own backyard, even a tiny yard! Come to this workshop to learn how. For details click here>>


Reduce/Reuse/Recycle

Saturday, February 22 | 10:00 am

Are you ever confused as to what to throw in the Recycle Bin? Come learn how to sort your trash effectively, so it actually gets recycled after it is picked up from your home. For details click here>>


Wine Down Wednesday – Make Your Own Macrame Plant Hanger

Wednesday, Feb 26 | 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Wine down your week and relax with us… sip your wine and nibble on an appetizer while making your own macrame plant hanger. For details click here>>


Wine Down Thursday – Make Your Own Macrame Plant Hanger

Thursday, Feb 27 | 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Wine down your week and relax with us… sip your wine and nibble on an appetizer while making your own macrame plant hanger. For details click here>>


Attracting Bluebirds To Your Yard

Saturday, February 29 | 10:00 AM

The South Carolina Bluebird Society will be teaching us about Bluebirds and other cavity-nesters that live in South Carolina and how you can attract them to your backyard. For details click here>>


Low-Maintenance Landscape Design

Saturday, February 29 | 1:00 PM

Landscaping season will be here soon. Do you have some questions about landscape design for your home? Want a low maintenance landscape? No problem! For details click here>>