Union Park Gardens was one of the original suburbs of the New Urbanism movement of the early 20th century. John Nolen, a town planner and landscape architect who trained with Frederick Law Olmstead, designed the neighborhood for employees of the booming shipyard era. Tour the architecture and gardens with Adele Meehan, Union Park Gardens' architecture and neighborhood historian. An address and directions will be provided upon registration.
Ornamentals Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Specialist Dr. Brian Kunkel, Extension Educator Carrie Murphy, and Master Gardener Volunteers talk about successful gardening through plant health, and identifying insect pests and beneficial insects in local landscapes.They'll also be available to answer general gardening questions and help diagnose plant problems.