1000 Lake Sumter Landing
The Villages, FL 32162
Come out and meet members of The Sumter County Master Gardener’s Club and find out what you can do to help in the preservation of our environment in celebration of Earth Day! Club members will be on hand to discuss recycling, gardening, plants, and so much more!
Participants in the 2017 Earth Day Celebration are:
The UF/IFAS Master Gardeners will have a table with:
Informative pamphlets & booklets
Information on the Zika virus
“Gardening in Sumter County Month-by-Month” Calendars for sale.
There will also be an “Ask the Master Gardener” table, staffed by Master
Gardeners to answer your gardening and plant questions.
Tent Talks by UF/IFAS Master Gardeners will be at:
3:00PM – “Butterfly Gardening” – Kate Dilts
3:30PM – “Native Plants for the Home Landscape” – SteveTurnipseed 4:00PM – “Garden Myths – Facts or Fiction” – Kate Dilt 4:30PM – “Zero Turf Grass Landscapes” – Steve Turnipseed
Allen Wise from “Shady Oaks Gather All” will have plants for sale, including Florida Natives.
Sumter County Humane Society – Claudia Labbe
Aminis Foundation – (this foundation rescues injured & orphaned wildlife in Marion, Lake, Sumter & Alachua counties) Michelle Whitfield will be bringing a rescued opossum.