Preparing Gardens For Winter With Kathy Squiers, Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Horticulturalist

Wednesday September 10, 2014: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

Kathy Squiers, County Parks Horticulturalist, will share what her fall garden tasks may include to prepare plants and gardens for winter. The why, when and how of her methods will be explained with anecdotes and photos, along with opportunities for you to share what works for you! This event is co-sponsored by AADL and the Ann Arbor Garden Club and presented by the Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission.

An artist trained as a scientist, Kathy Squiers` has been tending gardens for over 30 years. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Planning and Design from the University of Michigan, School of Natural Resources and Environment, with two years of work on a Master of Landscape Architecture. Her concentrations and interests are in Botany, Plant Biology and Resource Ecology Management.