Hopewell Sculpture Garden tour

Hopewell Gardens will host an open garden event on May 4, as a fundraiser for Keep Covington Beautiful, a volunteer-lead non-profit organization in Covington, Louisiana.

I’ve heard a lot about this garden and can’t wait to experience it.

information is as follows…

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……there are many native plant events April…….send a message to native@camtel.net if you need further info…

Event Calendar Louisiana Nature

March 22-23 Southwest Louisiana Garden Conference & Expo Burton Coliseum Complex, Lake Charles
https://www.visitlakecharles.org/event/southwest-louisiana-garden-conference-%26-expo/34298/
March 23 – EBR Master Gardener Plant Sale, LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens- 7am to 2pm
https://www.lsu.edu/botanic-gardens/events/index.php
March 23 NPSOT Spring Symposium, Austin https://npsot.org/wp/story/2019/11389/
March 23-24 plant giveaway at Allen Acres see attached
Mar 26-28 PLANT IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP BASIC THREE DAY Allen Acres in Cravens,
Louisiana; 5070 Hwy 399; Pitkin, LA 70656 337-328-2252 native@camtel.net
March 31 – Presentation, “The Plight of the Humble Bumblebee,” by Betty Miley, Goodwood Library, Baton
Rouge, 3pm
April 2-4 WETLAND PLANT IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP 2019 Allen Acres in Cravens, Louisiana;
5070 Hwy 399; Pitkin, LA 70656 337-328-2252 native@camtel.net
April 4 Margie Jenkins Azalea Garden Lecture Series and Industry Open House
by LSU AgCenter Hammond Research Station. Two of our plothers will be presenting: Jim Foret (“Bringing
Cajun Prairie to Town”) and Bill Fontenot (“Site-Adaptable Native Plants”)
https://www.har.com/margie-jenkins-azalea-garden-lecture-series-and-industry-open-house/event_E0-001-
119052666-5
April 5-6 Baton Rouge, BREC bioblitz
http://www.brec.org/index.cfm?md=communication&tmp=viewcampaign&nowrap=1&msgid=1161&uid=gad
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April 6 Cajun Prairie meeting, Eunice, LA https://www.cajunprairie.org/
April 6 Garden to Table Symposium, Covington https://www.louisiananorthshore.com/event/garden-to-table-
symposium-by-st-tammany-town-and-country-garden-club/2731/
April 6 Briarwood Spring Picnic http://www.briarwoodnp.org/upcoming-events.html
April 6 and 7; http://neworleanscitypark.com/events/spring-garden-show &7- New Orleans Botanical Garden
Spring Garden Show – Saturday 9am to 5pm & Sunday 10am to 4pm
April 6 Hilltop Arboretum Spring Fling Plant Sale, Baton Rouge
https://www.lsu.edu/hilltop/events/spring_fling/spring_fling.php
April 6 Shreveport. 2nd Annual Dr. Allen Owings Regional Horticulture Symposium
https://www.rose.org/hortsymp

April 7 Monroe The Louisiana Master Naturalists-Northeast first quarter meeting is scheduled Sunday, April 7,
at Black Bayou Lake NWR from 2 until about 5 p.m. All are welcome, including kids. We will gather at 2 p.m.
at the Visitor Center to walk trails and boardwalks looking for dragonflies and damselflies in particular, but also
being distracted by the rich flora and fauna of BBL. We’ll return to the Visitor Center at about 3:15 for a
presentation by Dr. Doug Clarke of Vicksburg, who has made himself an Odonate expert. Our members’
meeting will start at 4:30; visitors are welcome to observe or depart at that time.
Apr 9-11 PLANT IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP BASIC THREE DAY Allen Acres in Cravens, Louisiana;
5070 Hwy 399; Pitkin, LA 70656 337-328-2252 native@camtel.net
April 12-14 Grand Isle Migratory Bird Festival https://www.townofgrandisle.com/events-2/
April 13 – Festival des Fleurs, Garden Show and Sale, Blackham Coliseum, Lafayette, 8am to 4pm
https://www.festivaldesfleurs.org/
April 16-18 WETLAND PLANT IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP 2019 Allen Acres in Cravens, Louisiana;
5070 Hwy 399; Pitkin, LA 70656 337-328-2252 native@camtel.net
April 21 Easter
April 23-25 GRAMINOID (GRASSES, SEDGES, AND RUSHES) IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP
Allen Acres in Cravens, Louisiana; 5070 Hwy 399; Pitkin, LA 70656 337-328-2252 native@camtel.net
April 27-28 Edible Plant Workshop, Allen Acres
Apr 30-May 2 PLANT IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP BASIC THREE DAY Allen Acres in Cravens,
Louisiana; 5070 Hwy 399; Pitkin, LA 70656 337-328-2252 native@camtel.net
May 3-4 Southern Garden Festival, 3502 E. Simcoe St., Lafayette, LA

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