Throughout the year, Meerkerk offers classes, educational programming for children, and special events.
- Composting in the Garden Lecture . October 26. 2:00 - 4:00 pm . Meerkerk Residence
The Whidbey Island Chapter of ARS is hosting a lecture by Sarah Bergquist. Sarah is the WSU Waste Wise Program Coordinator and will be speaking about what gardeners and home owners can do to improve their composting. The Lecture is FREE and will be held at the Meerkerk Residence at Meerkerk Gardens.
- Native Plants Class . March 11 . 10:00am - Noon
Tired of watering? Want to emulate Meerkerk Gardens' Peaceful Woodland Landscape? Join us and learn how to use Native Plants in your landscape. Instructor and Master Gardener Don Lee will explain why native plants are important, teach the variety available on Whidbey Island, and lead a tour of the Gardens to help participants become familiar with the plants in the natural setting.
Class Fee: $10.00 per student. Register early - seating is limited. Call 360.678.1912 to register.
- Spring Nursery Sale . March 18 & 19 . 9:00 - 4:00 pm
Let's get planting! Visit Meerkerk's Specialty Nursery and choose from a wide assortment of rhodies, azaleas, and companion plants for all your spring planting needs. FREE admission to the Gardens on sale days.