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                     JANUARY 2022                
 
CALENDAR OF EVENTS

 EVENTS     GARDEN TOURS      GARDEN & HOME SHOWS     CLASSES / LECTURES      LOOKING AHEAD

 Events and classes are subject to change.  Please call in advance to verify information.

Check back for additions.

   
EVENTS            
  Please note:  Events are subject to change.  Please call or check event website in advance to verify information. 
Ongoing to Jan. 8 Blossoms of Light
Denver Botanic Gardens, Time: 4:30  - 9:00 p.m. nightly.  Note: Timed tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be available onsite. Thousands of holiday lights adorn the trees and plants; refreshments available for purchase; Fee: Members: $16 - 19, Non-members: $18 - 21; See www.botanicgardens.org for details; Be sure to scroll down to the bottom of the page to see a helpful Q/A section.  720-865-3501
   
Ongoing to Feb. 12 Mountain Wildwoods: The Resilient Beauty of Juniper Trees
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: Garden hours; Fee: Included with admission; View 10 painted Rocky Mountain Juniper sculptures created by Montana artist Tom Benedict displayed in the gardens; See additional details online; 970-416-2486
   
Jan. 13 Orchid Showcase
Denver Botanic Gardens, Time: Garden hours; Fee: Included with admission; See a special display of orchids in Marnie's Pavilion; 720-865-3501
   
Jan. 17 Free Day
Denver Botanic Gardens and Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms;  Advanced online registration is required; See website to register.
   

 

GARDEN AND HOME SHOWS        
   
   
GARDEN TOURS      
   Please call or check website of venue in advance to verify information.
Daily Hudson Gardens in Littleton
Self-guided Public Art Tours and Nature Tours:  The gardens are open daily sunrise to sunset;  Fee: Free; Nixon's Coffeehouse is open Monday - Friday from 9 am - 3 pm and on Saturday and Sunday from 8 am - 5 pm.; 303.797.8565 Ext. 306
   
CLASSES/LECTURES            
Please note:  Classes are subject to change.  Please call or check class website in advance to verify information.  Check back for additions.
 
NOTES:  Denver Botanic Gardens Center for Continuing Education offers numerous classes throughout the year.  You will find something for everyone -- adults, families, and kids.  For information on classes visit www.botanicgardens.org. Several classes are now being offered online.            
Jan. 8 "Bonsai Basics"
Fossil Creek Nursery in Fort Collins; Time: 5:15 p.m.; Fee: $35 for small  package and $55 for regular package; Package includes bonsai tree, pot,  and planting supplies; See website for details and to register for this class: www.fossilcreeknursery.com.
   
Jan. 15 "Create Your Own Winter Wonderland Succulent Garden"
Fossil Creek Nursery in Fort Collins; Time: 2 p.m.; Fee: $25 for small  package and $35 for regular package; Package includes plants, pot, decorations and planting supplies; See website for details and to register for this class: www.fossilcreeknursery.com.
   
Jan. 22 "Botany for Gardeners" by Mason Vollmer
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 9:30 - 11:00 am; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Jan. 22 "Fruit Trees and Small Fruits" by Tom Throgmorton
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 12:00 - 1:30 pm; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Jan. 22 "Vegetable Gardening Along Colorado's Front Range" by Amy Lentz
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 2:30 - 4:00 pm; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Jan. 22 "Native Plants for NoCo" by Sherry Fuller
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 10:30  am - 12:30 pm; Fee: $5 virtual, $10 in person; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Jan. 22 "Made for Dry Shade" by Alison O'Connor
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm; Fee: $5 virtual only class; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Jan. 29 "Plants, Plants, Plants! (Superior Selections by Plant Select)" by Ross Shrigley
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 9:30 - 11 am; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Jan. 29 "Japanese Beetle Resistant Landscapes" by Allison O'Connor
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 12:00 - 1:30 pm; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Jan. 29 "Accessible Gardening" by Mason Vollmer
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 2:30 - 4:00 pm; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Jan. 29 "Basics of Landscape Design" by Deryn Davidson
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm; Fee: $10; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
  LOOKING AHEAD       
Events and classes are subject to change.  Please call in advance to verify information.
  Note: Check back for additions.
FEBRUARY  
Feb. 5 "Seed Starting for Everyone" by Renee DeJean
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 9:30 - 11:00 am; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Feb. 5 "Backyard Composting 101" by Jamie Blanchard-Poling and Max Poling
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 12:00 - 1:30 pm; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Feb. 5 "Landscape Design" by Robyn Dolgin
Fort Collins Nursery, 2121 East Mulberry in Fort Collins; Time: 2:30 - 4:00 pm; Fee: $18; Register for this class online at www.fortcollinsnursery.com. 970-482-1984.
   
Feb. 5 "Botany for Gardeners" by Mason Vollmer
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 10:30  am - 12:30 pm; Fee: $10 virtual, $18 in person; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Feb. 5 "Daylilies: A Worthy Addition to Your Perennial Garden" by Jonathan Poulton
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm; Fee: $10 virtual, $18 in person; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Feb. 12 "Introduction to Beekeeping"
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm; Fee: $10 virtual, $18 in person; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Feb. 19 "Rain Barrels: Conserving Water in the Garden" by Jessica Thrasher
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 10:30  am - 12:30 pm; Fee: $5 virtual, $10 in person; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Feb. 19 "Converting Your Irrigation System: Turf to Drip" by Eric Olson
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm; Fee: $5 virtual only class; Register online.   970-416-2486
   
Feb. 19 "Seven Simple Steps to Save Songbirds" by Lauren DeRosa
The Gardens on Spring Creek in Fort Collins; Time: 1:30 - 3:30 pm; Fee: $10 virtual, $18 in person; Register online.   970-416-2486
   

 





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