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EVENTS FOR THE 2013 SEASON
January 7, 2013, 2:59 pm
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Events for the 2013 Season

Happy New Year to ALL! We are looking forward to our upcoming Events Schedule for 2013. We have LOTS of FUN and EDUCATIONAL programs and things for you to take part in. Check the dates below and come on out and join us.

FEB 22nd, 23rd.& 24 – West TN. Home, Lawn & Garden Show at the Jackson, Tn. Fairgrounds. Come see our BEAUTIFUL Displays and enjoy the early SPRING with us 🙂

MARCH 16th. – Carter’s Nursery Spring Expo/Customer Appreciation Day! Something for the whole family! Workshops, classes a Petting Zoo & Pony Rides for the kids and GREAT FOOD for all! Come out and help us kick off SPRING! (Sat.)

MARCH 22nd. & 23rd(Friday&Saturday)-  The Spring Fling with the Memphis Master Gardeners. At the Red Barn at the Agricenter in Memphis.

MARCH 31st. – EASTER Sunday!

April 20th. 9 am. – Organic Gardening 101! We will go over how to prepare & plant an Organic Garden of your own! Get your hands dirty OR just watch and join the discussion and enjoy a morning in the garden.  

May 2nd. – (Thursday @ 6:30 pm.) I will be speaking and presenting a program for the Tipton Co. Master Gardeners.

May 18th. – 15th annual Spring POP Tour – Our ‘Spring’ Pond Tour. 1st. of the season! (Sat. after Mother’s Day) – A FUN and Beautiful Day! This is a Self Guided Tour and this is a Fundraiser for the Jackson Humane Society. Tickets are $10 ea. (kids under 12 are FREE!).

June 1st. (Saturday) 9am – Butterfly Release: We will have a great guest speaker, a class on creating your own butterfly garden & a LIVE BUTTERFLY RELEASE! Bring the kids AND bring a CAMERA!.

June 22nd. – 15th annual Summer POP Tour – Our ‘Summer’ Pond Tour (Sat after Father’s Day). A FUN and Beautiful Day! This is a Self Guided Tour and this is a Fundraiser for the Jackson Humane Society. Tickets are $10 ea. (kids under 12 are FREE!). This is also the night of the “Moonlight Pond Party!
“! This is a DON’T MISS event!

SUMMER SEMINARS – TBA. We will host 3 different Seminars over the Summer Months(July, August&September). We will announce the topics and dates soon.

Monthly Pond Club Meeting (May thru September) dates TBA.

Sept. 21st. – 9th annual Moonlight Pond Tour – Moonlight Pond Tour (9th Annual). This is our Annual Night Time Pond Tour! The tour always falls on the Saturday Night closest to the Full Moon!! Don’t miss this Unique Garden Tour Experience!

Oct 19th – Aquatic Expo / Fall Festival – Fall Expo/Customer Appreciation Day. Come take part in our Workshops & Classes! FREE LUNCH for ALL that come! Petting Zoo & Pond Rides for the kids! BIG SALES for the Fall Season for all that come!

Thanks, and I hope to see you all here! Call me with any questions at #731-424-2206. Here’s to a GREAT 2013!

~ Mark Carter