Urban Roots hosts National Garden Festival Events- The Importance of BEES!!

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Wayne Robins and David Clark, two of Urban Roots knowledgeable workshop presenters will be hosting two informative events on the benefits and sound reasons for having bees and beneficial insects in our gardens and world. Join us on Wednesday, June 25th and Wednesday, July 9th  (6pm both nights) to learn more about how bees and… Read more »

Last Chance for Fall Workshops

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There are still a few more workshops lined up this Fall. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear some of these great presenters speak on topics related to urban gardening. On Saturday, October 12th at 2pm the topic will be Native Plants. This workshop is free and will take place at the Grassroots Gardens… Read more »

Fall Workshops Starting Soon

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We are excited to announce our 2013 Fall Workshop Series in collaboration with Grassroots Gardens of Buffalo. Many interesting topics are included in the line up and we are fortunate to have some great presenters returning for another workshop series. This workshop series is funded through our NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Grant. Through this… Read more »

Spring Workshops

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We are excited by the great response we have had to our Spring Workshop Series. Each workshop has been filled with eager participants ready to expand their garden knowledge and learn new techniques. Workshops will continue into early summer and are filling up quickly, so please register to reserve a spot.

Spring Workshop Series

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The Community Garden Spring Workshops are underway! To register for a workshop, please stop in the store, call us at 716-362-8982, or email workshops@urbanroots.org. Space is limited so registration is required so that we can set up accordingly. Workshops are free and open to the public unless otherwise specified.            … Read more »

Japanese Gardens

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Join us on Saturday, March 2nd at 10am  for a presentation on Japanese Gardens by Trudy Stern. We’ll have coffee brewing; see you there!

Gardeners’ Give & Take

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We will meet again this Saturday, February 2, and we plan to revisit the subject of ‘zone stretching’, as well as talk about creative ideas for front yard gardens, inspired in part by the book The No Mow Front Yard.

Houseplants 101 Workshop

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Urban Roots invites you to join us this Sunday, January 20th at 12 noon for a Houseplants 101 workshop. David Clark will be presenting this workshop. David has been a presenter and educator for over 20 years, beginning with floral design shows, and  branching out into ornamental horticulture classes. Most recently, he has been teaching… Read more »