Planting For Pollinators Workshop Series

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Join us for the 2024 Planting for Pollinators Workshops, a collaborative effort by Sustainable Norcross and the Bee City Committee. Discover how, regardless of space constraints, you can contribute to making Norcross a haven for thriving pollinators. 

This educational gardening series, suitable for all ages and inclusive of Spanish speakers, offers valuable insights into sustainable practices. Secure your spot in these workshops by clicking the button below and join us in cultivating a greener, pollinator-friendly community.  If you have any questions, please contact sustainable@norcrossga.net or communitydevelopment@norcrossga.net

Workshop #1: Planning Your Garden With Pollinators In Mind

Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: City Hall, 2nd Floor Community Room

Kick off the green revolution at the first workshop of our Planting for Pollinators Series! Whether you have a tiny spot for a pot or a vast yard, join us for a hands-on experience led by master gardeners. Learn sustainable gardening practices and create a pollinator-friendly oasis. To secure your spot at the kickoff event, click the button above. Let's grow together at this fun and educational gathering! 

Workshop #2: What To Plant?

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2024
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: City Hall, 2nd Floor Community Room

Ready to cultivate a vibrant garden but unsure where to start? Join our workshop for insights on selecting the perfect plants and where to find them. Enjoy a guest speaker's expertise and an interactive presentation highlighting native and non-native pollinator-friendly options. Secure your spot at this fun, educational and sustainable event by clicking the button above. Let's sow the seeds of knowledge together! 

Workshop #3: Container Gardening

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2024
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: TBD

Unlock the secret to supporting pollinators without a sprawling garden! Attend our interactive workshop featuring a guest speaker and discover the wonders of pollinator-friendly plants thriving in containers. Bring your preferred pot or container—this workshop is for all ages and skill levels. Secure your spot by clicking the button above. Let's make sustainable gardening a pot-full of fun!

Workshop #4: Planting Day

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2024
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: City Hall

Join us and master gardeners as we define garden beds and kick off planting in this hands-on workshop! Be a part of our award-winning community project, whether you're a seasoned gardener or just starting out. Open to all ages, we'll provide water, snacks and gardening tools—just bring your work gloves. Secure your spot by clicking the button above. Let's sow the seeds of community together! 

Workshop #5: Fall Gardening & Fall Planning For Pollinators

Date: Saturday, September 28, 2024
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: TBD

Curious about fall garden care? Join our workshop for a guided walking tour and discover alternatives for yard upkeep when leaves have fallen and plants are no longer in bloom. Gain insights on protecting pollinator habitats throughout the winter. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your gardening knowledge for the changing seasons. Secure your spot by clicking the button above. Let's make your garden fall-tastic!

Bonus Event: Norcross Garden Club's Annual Plant Sale

Date: Thursday, April 25 - Saturday, April 27, 2024
Time: TBD
Location: Norcross Garden Club

Sprout into spring with the Norcross Garden Club's Annual Plant Sale! Dive into a green wonderland and choose from a variety of lovingly nurtured plants. Our knowledgeable members will be on hand to share gardening tips and tricks. Join us for a day of sustainable blooms and bring home a piece of the green magic!

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