August 9, 2013
9:30 amto12:30 pm

today and tomorrowCustomize a garden or landscaped space that takes into account your gardening abilities today and for the future. Forward-thinking design will support your independence as a gardener for a long time!  Implementing features that encourage accessibility and relaxation will provide years of enjoyment to come. In this class on Friday, August 9, Irene will show how with practical suggestions for your own home garden design.

Irene Brady Barber is therapeutic horticulture coordinator at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. With an academic and professional background in communications, human behavior, and horticulture, she is presently working to complete a professional certification in the field of horticultural therapy, which is the focus of much of her teaching at the Gardens.  She plans,tends and teaches in the accessible edible gardens in the Lerner Garden of the Five Senses.

This class, appropriate for all adults, is part of the new “Gardening Later in Life” series developed by Irene. Each class focuses on practical, realistic options you can implement in your own garden space, whether small or expansive, so you can continue to garden long into the future. 

Where:       Bosarge Family Education Center
Price:          $30 members, $37 nonmembers – Use “Purchase Tickets” button below

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