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May302015
Saturday, May 30, 2015 • 2:00pm
1144 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach

FREE Presentation & Book Signing

We are pleased to host Jamie Durie, award-winning, international horticulturalist, landscape designer, author and TV personality. Since being introduced to America by Oprah Winfrey, Jamie has starred in “The Outdoor Room” TV series, appeared regularly on The TODAY Show, has been featured in dozens of style magazines and has authored ten best-selling landscape design books. He is currently starring in a new TV series airing this spring and summer on A&E's new FYI lifestyle network. A committed environmentalist and pioneer of ‘The Outdoor Room’ concept, Jamie has changed the face of landscape design, inspiring a whole new generation to rediscover their garden.

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June132015
Saturday, June 13, 2015 • 2:00pm
Year-Round Locations

Create your very own moss-covered string garden using your choice of an orchid, rabbit-foot fern, ponytail palm or succulents. Our experts will show you the art of making string gardens that can be displayed in a shallow tray or suspended in air. Take home your creation and enjoy. Cost $30, includes instructions and all supplies. Limit 30 per location.

Price: 
$30.00
Date: 
Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: 
1144 Independence Boulevard Virginia Beach , VA 23455
June272015
Saturday, June 27, 2015 • 11:00am
Year-Round Locations

A WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
Bring your little ones to enjoy popsicles while they paint their own flower pot! Kids will pour paint to create a their own drip paint pot to take home. Each child will get one pack of flower seeds and a popsicle while they paint. Cost $10, includes instructions and all supplies. Supplies include once 6-inch terracotta pot with saucer, paint, one pack of seeds and a popsicle. Brief hands-on workshop for kids ages 3 and up. Parental assistance required. This workshop is held at our three year-round locations. Limit 30 per location.

Price: 
$10.00
Date: 
Saturday, June 27, 2015 - 11:00am
Location: 
Virginia Beach
July18-192015
Crepe Myrtle Fest, July 18-19, 2015
Saturday & Sunday, July 18-19 • 9am-6pm

Join us to celebrate the locals' favorite tree... at the 33rd annual Crepe Myrtle Fest! Enjoy big summer savings and redeem Myrtle Money for HUGE SAVINGS throughout the store. Collect Myrtle Money May 10 through July 17 at any McDonald location to redeem at the Crepe Myrtle Fest on July 18-19 for up to 50% off throughout the store. (For every $10 spent, you'll receive $1 Myrtle Money.) You don't want to miss this exciting savings event at your local garden center.

August152015
Saturday, August 15, 2015 • 11:00am
Year-Round Locations

A WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
Kids of all ages are fascinated with these little carnivorous plants that can trap a bug before your very eyes! Kids will decorate a pot to showcase their very own Venus Fly Trap to take home and enjoy. Cost $15, includes instructions and all supplies. Supplies include one Venus Fly Trap plant, a 4-inch terracotta pot with saucer, soil, paint and googly eyes.Brief hands-on workshop for kids ages 3 and up. Parental assistance required. This workshop is held at our three year-round locations. Limit 30 per location.

Price: 
$15.00
Date: 
Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 11:00am
Location: 
Virginia Beach
September26-272015
Make a Scarecrow, Make a Difference. McDonald Garden Center
Saturday & Sunday, September 26-27 • 9am-4pm
Year-Round Locations

Join us and support the Children't Hospital of The King's Daughters by building your own life-size scarecrow to take home for fall decorating. We'll have all the supplies you need. Cost $25, includes instructions and all supplies. All proceeds benefit CHKD. Come on out and have a great time supporting a great cause!

October172015
Saturday, October 17 • 9am-6pm
Year-Round Locations

Together, we can make a difference! Shop a variety of pink plants including encore azaleas, mums, camellias and orchids. 15% of the proceeds will go to Sentara Cancer Network to support breast cancer prevention. And, show your support and pink-a-pumpkin! $6 includes one pie pumpkin, glitter and paint. $1 from each pumpkin will be donated to Sentara Cancer Network.