Events at the Garden

See what's coming up at the Conservation Garden Park.
Volunteer Day

Volunteer in the Garden

Saturday, August 2 from 10:00AM-12:00PM

Do you need to get outside in the sunshine? Would you like to learn more about how to keep your garden looking great? Come work alongside our gardeners for a few minutes or a few hours. You’ll be helping out the Garden and... learn more

FREE Landscape Class

Getting Butterflies in Your Garden

Thursday, August 7 from 6:30PM-8:00PM

Butterflies are the one insect universally desired in every garden. Find out about their life-cycle, which ones are native to Utah, and how to get more of them in your garden. >> >> Taught by: Todd Stout - Raising Butterflies >> >> This... learn more

For Kids

Children's Garden Workshop - Insects

Saturday, August 9 from 10:00AM-11:30AM

Bring your kids out to this special workshop to learn about the importance of bees, butterflies and other insects. They will get hands-on garden experience and do a small project. Lessons will be most appropriate for children... learn more

Club Field Trip

George's Architectural Salvage Tour

Saturday, August 9 from 10:00AM-2:00PM

If you've never been to George's Architectural Salvage, you're in for a wild ride!  There are all sorts of treasures to be found- if you're willing to dig a little.  Join us as we visit this unique house parts hoard- and... learn more

FREE Club Meeting

Floral Design & Living Arrangements

Thursday, August 14 from 7:00PM-8:30PM

Learn how to create floral arrangements using basic floral design techniques.  Make the most of the flowers in your home landscape by using them to create beautiful arrangements indoors.  It's not as hard as you may think... learn more

Special Event

Party in the Park

Saturday, August 16 from 4:00PM-9:00PM

Celebrate summertime at the Conservation Garden Park. There’ll be fun stuff for the whole family, plus good food, music, and a live butterfly release. >> >> This event will be held at the Conservation Garden Park at 8275 S. 1300... learn more

Special Tour

Waterwise Trees and Shrubs Tour

Saturday, August 23 from 10:00AM-11:30AM

Not all trees and shrubs are created equal. On this special Garden tour, find out which are best suited to Utah’s climate. Bring your walking shoes and sun protection. >> >> Led by: Conservation Garden Park Staff >> >> This tour will... learn more

Special Tour

Everything You Need to Know About Gardening

Thursday, September 4 from 6:00PM-7:30PM

Join garden expert, consultant and radio show host Joy Bossi on a tour of the Conservation Garden Park where she will share information about how to get the most out of your yard. Come with your questions and walking shoes... learn more

Volunteer Day

Volunteer in the Garden

Saturday, September 6 from 10:00AM-12:00PM

Do you need to get outside in the sunshine? Would you like to learn more about how to keep your garden looking great? Come work alongside our gardeners for a few minutes or a few hours. You’ll be helping out the Garden and... learn more

FREE Landscape Class

How to Start a Beehive

Saturday, September 6 from 10:00AM-11:30AM

Come and learn what it takes to keep bees and how to start a hive in your own yard. This class will cover the basics of bee care, how to harvest honey, and where to find more information as you get into keeping bees. >> >> Taught... learn more

FREE Club Meeting

Gifts From The Garden

Thursday, September 11 from 7:00PM-8:30PM

Learn how to make all sorts of fun things using items from your garden. We'll learn how to make soap (both cold process and melt-and-pour), lip balms, body butters & scrubs, room sprays, dried flower crafts and more.  Plan... learn more

FREE Landscape Class

Turning Over the Garden: Fall Time Yard and Garden Care

Saturday, September 13 from 9:00AM-10:00AM

Perplexed about what to do with your garden in the fall? Find out how to put your yard to bed for the winter from one of Salt Lake County’s Horticulture Specialists. >> >> Taught by: Katie Wagner - Salt Lake County Extension >> >> This... learn more

FREE Landscape Class

How to Design a Beautiful Spring Bulb Garden

Saturday, September 13 from 10:30AM-12:00AM

Beautiful spring bulb designs start in the fall. Find out how to get the most out of your spring bulbs. We will teach which bulbs do best in Utah, where to find the best bulbs and how to make them into a cohesive display... learn more

Special Tour

Waterwise Perennials Tour

Saturday, September 20 from 10:00AM-11:30AM

Find out what’s blooming in our Garden. On this special Garden tour, we’ll show you the flowers we love best and how they’re doing. Bring your walking shoes and sun protection. >> >> Led by: Conservation Garden Park Staff >> >> This... learn more

FREE Club Meeting

Planning the Perfect Party

Thursday, October 9 from 7:00PM-8:30PM

Make the time spent with friends and family more memorable. We'll get budget-friendly ideas for décor, tablescapes, food trends and more- just in for the holidays! learn more