Indiana club meetings and farmers' markets are listed on page 2.

Although this Friendship Gardens is a private suburban garden, unavailable to the public, there are many other garden and nature related places to visit in Indiana.

Indiana Events:

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March 19:  Munster.  Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Munster Garden Club meeting, Munster Branch Library,

March 19:  Statewide.  Home Vegetable Gardening, see brochure.

March 20:  Hammond.  Croaking with Frogs and Toads, Gibson Woods,

March 20:  Shelby.  Children will create a ladybug using recycled plastic bottles, Shelby Branch Library,

March 21, 28:  Hammond.  Name that Tune, Gibson Woods,

March 21 - May 16:  Valparaiso.  Sprouts, bring your toddler every 3rd Wednesday monthly, Taltree Arboretum,

March 22 - April 26:  Gary.  Master Urban Farmer Training Program, Thursdays, Peace Garden and Farm, 219-755-3240,, see flyer.

March 22:  Hammond.  World Water Day - Frog Frenzy, Gibson Woods,

March 22:  Statewide.  Wood utilization after emerald ash borer, webinar presented by Jessica Simons, Southeast Michigan RC&D Council, see flyer,

March 24:  Michigan City.  LaPorte County Master Gardeners Spring Garden Show, Michigan City High School,

March 24:  Porter.  Birding with the Indiana Audubon Society, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center,

March 24:  Valparaiso.  Hive Management to reduce losses, Morgan Township Fire Department Meeting Room, contact Purdue Extension at 219-755-3240 for more information.

March 25:  Porter.  Bus Tour of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center,

March 26 - 29, April 2 - 6:  Hammond.  Spring Break Nature Day Camp, children in grades K-5th, Gibson Woods,

March 26:  Schneider.  Children will create a ladybug using recycled plastic bottles, Schneider Branch Library,

March 26 - 30:  Valparaiso.  Spring Break Camp for students in 1st through 5th grade, Taltree Arboretum,

March 27:  Merrillville.  2 & 3 year olds accompanied by a caregiver will learn about Springtime, Merrillville Branch Library,

March 27:  Schererville.  Home School Animal Club for ages 6-12 featuring 'dogs', Dyer-Schererville Branch Library,

March 27:  Schererville.  Kids Animal Club for ages 6-12 featuring 'dogs', Dyer-Schererville Branch Library,

March 27:  Schneider.  Children will make a bunny using cotton balls and cotton swabs, Schneider Branch Library,

March 28:  Griffith.  Woodcock Watch, Oak Ridge Prairie & Oak Savannah Trail,

March 30:  Hammond.  Spring Egg-citement Open House, Gibson Woods,

March 31:  Griffith.  Blue Moon Night Hike, Oak Ridge Prairie & Oak Savannah Trail,

April 3:  Crown Point.  Proper Pruning Practices, Purdue Extension, sign up at

April 4, 11, 18:  Crown Point.  Home Landscape & Garden Course, Purdue Extension, see flyer.

April 7:  Chesterton.  Summer Camp Open House, Dunes Learning Center,

April 7:  Hammond.  New Plants for 2018, presented by Mickey Taylor & Company, Wild Ones meeting, Gibson Woods,,

April 7:  Hobart.  Spring Perennial Plant Swap, Deep River County Park,

April 9:  Hammond.  From the Ashes - A National Geographic film, Gibson Woods,

April 9 - December 10:  Hammond.  I Spy Young Naturalists, ages 3-5 with caregiver, 2nd Monday monthly, Gibson Woods,

April 11 - December 12:  Gary.  Nature Tots, 2nd Wednesday monthly, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education,

April 13:  Hammond.  Friday the 13th Almost New Moon Hike, Gibson Woods Nature Preserve,

April 13, 20, 21, 27, 28:  Merrillville.  Our Star, the Sun; Merrillville Community Planetarium, Clifford Pierce Middle School,

April 13:  Valparaiso.  How to Create a Rain Garden, Taltree Arboretum,

April 14 - December 8:  Beverly Shores.  Join members from the Chicago Astronomical Society, Michiana Astronomical Society, and Calumet Astronomical Society with their telescopes as they introduce the night skies to visitors, 2nd Saturday of each month, Kemil Beach parking lot,

April 14:  Noblesville.  Herb Symposium 2018, Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds,

April 14:  Porter.  Friends of Indiana Dunes 22nd Annual Native Plant Sale, 8 am-1pm, Indiana Dunes Tourism, 1215 State Rd 49, pre-order mailing deadline is 4/7, Angel Gochee-Goins at 219-980-6723,

April 14:  Valparaiso.  Spring Ephemerals, Taltree Arboretum,

April 15:  Schererville.  The Butterfly Garden, Tri Town Safety Village, signup at

April 18 - June 13:  Hammond.  Weekly Bird Migration Hike, Wednesdays, Gibson Woods Nature Preserve,

April 21 - November 17:  Hammond.  Take a Hike Series, 3rd Saturday monthly, Gibson Woods,

Please continue to page 2 for links with additional events, club meetings, farmers' markets, and other garden and nature related places to visit in Indiana.

This page is updated weekly. >>Indiana Events Page 2
Please contact us three weeks in advance to have your Indiana garden/nature related events posted here.

Revised:  March 19, 2018