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 Please note, this workshop is now sold out.  

Fall Wreath

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020  5 to 7 PM

Come create a natural fall decor wreath with one of our staff! We will be using a variety of plant materials harvested from the gardens here at Kingwood. This will be a short-lived seasonal wreath that will dry naturally and can be used indoors or outdoors.

Supplies are contingent on what is available on the grounds. Wreaths may vary from the one pictured above.

 

Members: $20/Non-members:$25

Click HERE  to register!

 

Tuesday, September 15th, 2020    5:30-6:30 PM

Come learn about the the varietal uses of many commonly grown herbs and plants. In this workshop, we will teach you about their cleaning properties, pest repellent properties and other beneficial everyday uses. We will all be creating incense bundles and sachet bags for aromatherapy or pest repellent purposes. 

 

Members: $20/Non-members: $25

Click HERE to register!

 

Hammered Prints

Thursday September 8th, 2020  from 5 to 7 PM

Come join us to try a decorative art form using nature! The vibrant colors of leaves and flowers are easy to preserve by pounding them to release their natural dyes onto paper. Using a hammer and flowers/foliage collected from the grounds, guest will learn to create botanical prints. No artistic ability required; open to all.

 

Members: $20/Non-members: $25

Click HERE to register online.

 

Thursday, September 3rd from 8:00 to 9:00PM

 

Hunt for hidden historic and architectural treasures around the Kingwood Center grounds! Groups will be given a scavenger hunt that includes clues leading to each item. Prizes will be available for winning teams. This event is fun for all ages!

 

 

Non-Members $10 / Members $5

Click HERE to register!

Rainbow, Coast, Sunset, Beach, Sky, Sea

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021   at 5:30 PM

Join Kingwood gardener, Mike Albert, to learn about his recent adventures in Australia and the unique gardens the Aussies offer. Come with questions and see the other side of the world from this gardener's point of view. 

 

Non-member $10 / Member $5

Click HERE to register!

This event is SOLD OUT, more Townsend House tours will be scheduled. Check back with us soon!  

 

Thursday, June 11 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Learn about the history behind the house across from Kingwood known as the Townsend home.  Explore the mansion and its grounds on this unique tour. All proceeds collected will help fund further preservation of this property.

Non-members $10 / Members $5

Click HERE to register!

Ways To Register:

Online- The fastest way to register! Click on the educational program you would like to participate in. There will be a direct registration link to sign-up and pay online.

Mail- When registering by mail, please make checks payable to Kingwood Center Gardens. Please send this in with your education brochure's registration form.

Phone- You can register by phone by calling our Education Coordinator at:  419-522-0211, Ext. 132

 

FAQs:

  • What are your mask and COVID policies?
    • Following state and local regulations, masks are required for all participants over the age of 2 years old.
    • If a person cannot wear a mask for exempted reasons, please notify us ahead of the program so we can  try to accommodate an alternative (take-come, virtual, etc.)
    • We have limited all educational programs to the maximum 15 guests at this time. This is to ensure all guests can be properly socially distanced during each class.
  • How can I pay? What type of payments do you accept?
    • Payment can be collected online, by mail or in person. All fees must be paid at the time of registration.
    • We accept cash, check and all major credit cards.
  • What is your cancellation policy?
    • Participants may cancel no later than 24 hours prior to the class to have fees returned.
    • Classes with insufficient enrollment will be canceled and fees returned. 
  • Do I need to bring any materials with me?
    • All materials are included unless otherwise stated. 
  • What is your weather policy?
    • All classes will continue rain or shine.
    • Exceptions will be made for weather emergencies (tornado warnings, snow emergencies, etc.)
    • If a class is cancelled for weather safety reasons, all participants will be contacted at least 1 hr prior to the start time.
  • Can I drop my kid(s) off for a children's program?
    • No, you must attend all programs with any children younger than 16. You must be present and not just on the grounds. This is for their safety and our liability concerns as we are not designated as childcare.
    • Any workshop designated for children will include ONE free accompanying adult ticket.