39th ANNUAL HOMEGROWNS SALE
SUNDAY, JUNE 13 | 12PM-3PM | NATURE CENTER AT SHAKER LAKES
The 39th Annual Plant Sale Day and Homegrowns Sale began as a fundraiser in 1982 by a group of volunteers known as the Friends of the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes. To this day, volunteers organize a beautiful selection of plant options, promote native landscaping, and organize Plant Sale Day activities. This annual event continues to raise funds for the Nature Center and unites the community as friends.
39TH ANNUAL PLANT SALE DAY
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
This year’s plant sale was the most successful yet! Despite cold temperatures on the day of the plant sale, we still saw more than 400 of you!
Prior to the catalog launch, over 800 of you attended our Bringing Nature Home virtual lecture series featuring priceless tips from local plant experts.
Overall, the sale netted over $45k, which directly benefits our educational programs and habitat stewardship. Our yearly Plant Sale provides the community to purchase beautiful, hard-to-find plants while imparting free, important gardening education to help your plants thrive.
Many thanks to committee chairs Mary Finley and Susan Strauss, the plant sale planning committee, catalog advertisers, and the 50+ volunteers that helped with the catalog order assembly and day-of sales! Thank you!
Nature Center at Shaker Lakes
Sunday, June 13 | 12PM-3PM
Member Preview: 11AM-12PM
Our popular Homegrown Sale, featuring plants grown and donated by local gardeners, is now a stand alone event!
A perfect way to fill in gaps after the garden has had a chance to grow a bit, or pick up some additional plants. Our plant experts will be available to answer your gardening questions.
We invite Nature Center members to join Homegrowns Sale ahead of the crowd. Enjoy first pick of sought-after offerings while you mingle with fellow garden enthusiasts and get planting advice from our knowledgeable staff and volunteers.
Contact Patty Albrecht, Membership & Annual Fund Manager at (216) 321-5935, ext. 232, or email@example.com.
LECTURE SERIES: BRINGING NATURE HOME
JOIN OUR SERIES OF FREE EDUCATIONAL, VIRTUAL CLASSES
Not sure what you should plant where? Want to know the best native plants to choose? Have weeds to battle?
Watch free, pre-recorded lectures about ecological gardening inspired by Douglas Talamy's book, "Bringing Nature Home.” You'll learn strategies for plant selection, garden design, and more as you discover why native plants are beneficial for our garden habitats and what to do with the invasives that threaten them.
THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS
Parking is available on nearby streets and curbside assistance with purchases is provided. Please follow current COVID-19 guidelines. We appreciate your support of this beloved event.