The Oklahoman's garden events calendar for Oct. 26, 2019
To submit items, send an email to Richard Mize at email@example.com. In the subject line, put "Garden calendar.” Please submit items at least 10 days before publication. Meetings and workshops free and open to the public unless stated otherwise.
Oklahoma Gardeners Association: 9:30 a.m. Nov. 6, Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center, 3400 NW 36. Maureen Hefferman, with Myriad Botanical Gardens, will talk about Scissortail Park.
Oklahoma Gardeners Association: 9:30 a.m. Dec. 4, Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center, 3400 NW 36. Dr. Carl Whitcomb will talk about "Changing Plants Forever."
Series on landscaping with native plants: Presented by the Central Chapter of the Oklahoma Native Plant Society, concludes 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7, Room 196, Horticulture Building, Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, 400 N Portland Ave. Connie Scothorn, landscape architect, will talk on landscaping with natives suited for Oklahoma’s climate.
Author talk: Benjamin Vogt, author of "A New Garden Ethic: Cultivating Defiant Compassion for an Uncertain Future," will talk about sustainable landscape design and environmental philosophy, 1 p.m. Saturday, Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W Reno Ave., at Park House Event Center on the west side of the gardens. Pre-registration not required but encouraged at myriadgardens.org/benjamin_vogt/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Little Saplings: 10 to 11 a.m. every other Tuesday to Dec. 3, Children’s Garden Porch, Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W Reno Ave. Best for ages 2 to 5. An hour of songs, games and interactive nature fun for toddlers and parents. Every Little Saplings event begins with a song, ends with a sensory bin and includes a hands-on craft. Register by the Friday before at myriadgardens.org.
Ask a Master Gardener: For answers to horticulture questions, call the Oklahoma County Cooperative Extension at 713-1125, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday and ask to speak to a Master Gardener. Questions via email may be sent to email@example.com.