Garden calendar

Wisconsin State Farmer

May 20 

Annual plant sale, 8 a.m. to noon, Youth Building, Dodge County Fairgrounds, sponsored by the Dodge County Master Gardener volunteers. Open to the public. Cash and checks only.

Plant sale, 8 a.m. to noon, Waushara County Fairgrounds, most grown by Waushara County Master Gardeners.

Annual plant sale, 7 a.m. to noon, Marathon Park Cattle Barn, Wausau. Sponsored by the North Central WI Master Gardeners.

Fox Valley plant sale trail, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., UW-Extension, 3365 W. Brewster St., Appleton; 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at 1718 S. Kernan Ave., Appleton,; 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Wild Center, 2285 Butte des Morts Beach Rd., Neenah,

SE WI Master Gardener perennial plant sale, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., WI State Fair Park DNR area. For more information visit Facebook: sewmgplantsale.

MAY 22

Family Nature Night: Frogs & Toads, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.. Green Bay Botanical Gardens. Call 920-490-9457 to register.

May 24 

Create a garden with continuous bloom, 7 p.m., Villa Terrace Museum, Milwaukee. For details:

MAY 25 

Dodge County Master Gardener Association meeting, 6:30 p.m., Dodge County Administration Building Auditorium 127 E. Oak St., Juneau. Free. Open to gardeners of all skill levels. 

June 3

Perennial plant sale, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., E.B, Shurts Environmental Education Learning Center, Waukesha. For more information visit

Torii Gate Festival, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mitchell Park Conservatory, Milwaukee.

June 10 

Raptors in the garden, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Robert W. Monk Gardens, Wausau. For more information

June 16

Friends annual fundraiser, 5:30 - 9 p.m., Boerner Botanical Gardens, Hales Corners.

June 21

Over the Garden Gate summer bus tour, 7:45 a.m., bus loads; 8 a.m. departure, Clark County Courthouse, Neillsville. $58 per person includes transportation, admission, taxes, lunch. Contact Pat Hubing at 715-743-2281 for more information.

Sept. 25, Oct. 2

Master composting program, 6 - 9 p.m., Dane County UW-Extension office, 5201 Fen Oak Dr., Madison. Must attend both dates for certification. Certification - $35 per person. $25 for compost education training on Sept. 25. Registration deadline is Sept. 18. Register online at