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Upcoming Events

Second Saturday at the Garden!
New times!! for 2017 SS@G is open 8:30AM-11:30AM
Join UH Master Gardeners on O’ahu and UGC ‘Ohana Volunteers at the Pearl City Urban Garden Center for Second Saturday at the Garden! Garden demonstrations, UH Master Gardener “Got a Plant Question” booth, tours, UH Seed sales, volunteer plant sales and self-tours of the garden available at every event. Visit www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/UHMG to learn more about resources for Home Gardeners!

July 8, 2017    8:30 am - 11:30 am

Grow More Food: Plant Propagation Outdoor Expo
Experts from our diverse agricultural community will demonstrate how to successfully grow and propagate vegetables, fruit trees, and other plants by seed, cuttings, grafting, and air layering. Cultivate your green thumb by talking part in this outdoor event at the Urban Garden Center (UGC). Learn about the proper tools & techniques to increase production in your backyard and urban gardens. Feed yourself and your neighbor.

Call 453-6050 to preregister. Cost is $20 to join the plant propagation expo. Three grafting workshops will be offered on a first come, first serve basis. Grafting workshops scheduled for 8:30, 9:30 & 10:30, and will last 45 minutes each. The event will also host our popular UGC plant sale, free tours & displays from local farm and garden suppliers, organizations, and UH Master Gardeners.

Download the event flyer here.


August 12, 2017    8:30 am - 11:30 am

Indigo Dyeing:
Experience indigo dyeing with Hawaiian Blue. Hawaiian Blue indigo is derived through a lengthy process from a locally grown plant called indigo suffruticosa. The workshop includes dyeing a silk handkerchief and a cotton scarf (to take home) using both a fresh leaf and a reduction vat.

Supplies included, 25 students max. Wear apron or old clothing. 8:30 am – 11:30 am, $30 at the door. Call 453-6050 to preregister.

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