Today: 11:30 a.m., Kick-Off Luncheon.
Where: First Presbyterian Church, 201 Wick Ave., downtown Youngstown (entrance off back parking lot).
Speaker: Eric Barrett, OSU Ext.
Details: Mary Bobersky, garden coordinator, will have plants and seeds. Public invited.
Weekdays through May: MCCTC Horticulture Program
When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday–Friday.
Where: 7300 N. Palmyra Road, Canfield.
What: Annuals, 10-inch hanging baskets, oval planters, foliage plants.
Info: Call MCCTC at 330-729-4000.
FROGS BENEATH THE MOON
When: Friday, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Meet at Mill Creek Preserve off Western Reserve Road.
Details: Will determine which species reside in the 300-acre Mill Creek Preserve. Limited parking, so call Ford Nature Center to register. Easy rating, 1.5 miles.
Saturday, 11 a.m. : Kids’ activities.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens.
Details: Kids ages 3 to 5 can celebrate sunflowers’ beauty by listening to a sunflower story, enjoying a sunflower snack and potting a sunflower seed to nurture and enjoy.
Cost: $6 ($4 FFRG member).
Sunday, 2-4 p.m.: Hike/Walk from Ford Nature Center.
Info: Join Bill Whitehouse as he reminisces about creation of this trail established through hard work of YSU biology students 40 years ago.
Where: Meet at Ford Nature Center.
Details: Moderate rating, 1.5 miles.
May 27, 6 p.m.: Learn to Grow Vegetables.
Where: Grow Youngstown High Tunnel & North Quarter Urban Farm.
Info: Bring lawnchair and journal. Park near 1443 Ohio Ave. (corner of Ohio & Fairgreen).
May 31, 8:30-10 a.m.: Brisk walk to see plants growing in Fellows Riverside Gardens; return to Garden Cafe for breakfast and facts about trees.
Where: Fellows Gardens.
Fee: $9 ($7 FFRG member).