Garden Lifestyle Workshops & Classes

There’s always something to learn Wingard’s!

Lawn Care Workshop

Saturday, September 10th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

lawn care

Learn how to use Wingard’s simple do-it-yourself four-step lawn care program and be the envy of your neighborhood. In order to use the program, it’s simple…you will need to know what kind of grass (Centipede, Zoysia, St. Augustine or Bermuda) and approximately how many square feet of lawn that you have…as a benchmark, an acre is 44,100 square feet (210′ x 210′) and most home lots are between one-half acre and one-quarter acre. Our own Dale Miller will guide you through our program and answer your questions on lawn care.

There is no fee, but advance registration is required.

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Lawn Care Workshop

Wednesday, September 14th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

lawn care

Learn how to use Wingard’s simple do-it-yourself four-step lawn care program and be the envy of your neighborhood. In order to use the program, it’s simple…you will need to know what kind of grass (Centipede, Zoysia, St. Augustine or Bermuda) and approximately how many square feet of lawn that you have…as a benchmark, an acre is 44,100 square feet (210′ x 210′) and most home lots are between one-half acre and one-quarter acre. Our own Dale Miller will guide you through our program and answer your questions on lawn care.

There is no fee, but advance registration is required..

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Ladies, De-Stress With Us

Thursday, September 22nd, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

girls night out

It’s another girls night out at Wingard’s! A time for you to relax, enjoy the flowers, sip some wine and nibble on easy-to-make hors d’oeuvres. We’ll have a craft for you to make and take home, as well as a guest speaker to help us understand how foods contribute to our relieve our stress level. Gather a group of friends, or come by yourself and meet new ones.

Advance registration is required and the fee is $25 per person.

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Composting Workshop

Saturday, September 24th, 10:00 a.m.

composting

Learn how to create a rich, all-natural soil additive by composting your kitchen scraps and garden clippings. Dale Miller will explain the process and show you how it’s done, using compost bins we have created here at Wingard’s.

There is a $10 charge per person to attend, and you will receive a $10 gift certificate from Wingard’s to be used that day.

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Newcomer’s Workshop

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

newcomer's workshop

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 per person to attend, and you will receive a $10 gift certificate from Wingard’s to be used that day.

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Attracting Wild Birds to your Backyard

Saturday, October 15th, 10:00 a.m.

habitat for bluebirds

Become more aware of the birds in your yard, and learn what you can do to encourage them. With more and more of our natural areas being cleared for housing, it is becoming increasingly important that homeowners create an environment for birds to nest and feed. Our own Zach Steinhauser, newly minted University of Florida graduate in Wildlife Ecology & Conservation, will give you some pointers on improving your backyard birding experience.

There is a $10 charge per person to attend, and you will receive a $10 gift certificate from Wingard’s to be used that day.

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