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Master Gardener 26th Annual Garden Tour
August 5 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm$12.00
Garden Tour Highlights Areas Best Gardens
Spend a delightful afternoon with the Pend Oreille County Master Gardeners as they present a collection of outstanding Newport area gardens during the ever-popular WSU/Pend Oreille County Master Gardener Garden Tour on Sunday afternoon, August 5th, from 1:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. The tour, “Rain or Shine”, will begin at the Master Gardener Demonstration Garden and then continue to spotlight five additional showcase gardens, all in the Newport area. Garden Tourists this year will see a variety of gardening techniques and landscaping ideas including a Monarch Way Station; drip irrigation for containers; re-using pallets; square foot gardening; a “work in progress” garden; lasagna gardening and much more. This year’s tour does not include a dinner, but cold drinks and refreshments will be available in some of the gardens. Tickets for the tour cost $12.00 per person and are available on the day of the tour between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the WSU/Pend Oreille County Extension Offices at 227-A South Garden Avenue in Newport, Washington. All funds raised from the tour will be used by the local Master Gardener Foundation to provide gardening education programs to the community. If you would like additional information please call or e-mail Dixie Chichester at firstname.lastname@example.org, 509 447-6453.