July 21, 2011
Gardening with Colleen Zacharias
McNally Robinson Booksellers Grant Park
Presenting on the Master Gardener Program for Winnipeg & Manitoba
Wednesday July 27, 7:30 pm in the Travel Alcove
Colleen Zacharias is a Master Gardener and will complete the Prairie Horticulture Certificate Program, U of M, in 2011. She is President of the Friends of the Assiniboine Park Conservatory, Chair of Gardening Saturday, and Co-Chair of The Prairie Garden, Western Canada’s only gardening annual.
Colleen has been actively involved in successfully advocating for a locally delivered
Master Gardener program and is currently working toward the creation of a Manitoba Master Gardener Association.
She also solicits and edits articles from local gardening experts for a weekly gardening column that appears in the Free Press Homes section.
(Toll Free 1-800561-1833)