WHAM Lunch and Learn: Gardening for Health and Well-being

12:00 PM  - 12:50 PM
Wednesday Apr 26, 2017
Boardroom, Weyerhaeuser Hall

Join Untiedt’s Master Gardener, Colleen Quiram, to learn about the mental and physical health benefits of gardening known as Horticultural Therapy. She’ll discuss the nutritional benefits of locally grown food and cover how to grow your own garden sustainably. This workshop will have first-time and experienced gardeners discovering the fun of container gardening and the advantages of grafting tomatoes, companion planting, beneficial insects, irrigation, mulch and more. Register and attend for a chance to win an herb bowl or flower pot. Submit your gardening questions for our Q&A portion.

Staff and faculty are invited. Lunch will be available at 11:45 for those who have pre-registered

 

This event is for: Staff and Faculty

Sponsored By: Wellness and Health at Macalester (WHAM)

Categories: Front Page Events and Lectures and Speakers