GUIDED HERB WALK
When: Today, 11 a.m. to noon
What: Drop in and learn about herbs grown at the Gardens and their benefits.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown
Info: Call Fellows Riverside Gardens, 330-740-7116
When: Today, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
What: Enjoy the unique beauty of Ikebana flower arranging with this exhibit.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens
LITTLE EXPLORERS CLUB
When: Thursday, 10 to 11 a.m.
What: Age 3-6 plus adult. Explore the wonders of spring, meet baby animals, become noisy frogs and learn about birds.
Where: Various Mahoning County MetroParks locations.
Cost: $12 series or $5 class.
TREE ID 101
When: June 9, noon to 2 p.m.
What: Learn basic tree anatomy, terms and how to use a dichotomous key to learn to identify Ohio trees.
Where: MetroParks Farm, Front of Education Building, Canfield.
When: June 12, 6 p.m.
What: Join us to learn about growing grapes in your backyard.
Where: OSU Extension Office, 520 W. Main St., Suite 1, Cortland.
Cost: Free (bring a lawn chair)
When: June 8-Aug. 11
What: Regional photographer Jim Trombo will take you on an extraordinary journey through nature in his stunning images on canvas. Trombo has spent his life in Northeast Ohio and it shows as he delves into the beauty and rural feel of this region in his work. Everything from rural locations and picturesque views to detailed compositions are all exquisitely captured and presented on canvas. Meet him from 1 to 3 p.m. June 8.
Where: Fellows Riverside Gardens.
When: June 12, 6 to 8 p.m.
What: Join Eric Barrett, OSU extension director, to discover the world of hydrangeas. Learn about types, care, pruning and bloom times. You’ll receive a quick reference chart – and everyone gets a hydrangea plant to take home.
Where: Canfield Fairgrounds
Cost: $30 per person
To register: 330-533-5538
RAISED BED GARDENING
When: June 17, 9:30 a.m. to noon
What: Interested in gardening but don’t have proper soil or space? Don’t let that stop you from having a beautiful garden. Join the master gardeners to learn about adapted raised bed gardening.
Where: OSU Extension Office, 490 S. Broad St., Canfield.