- Garden Shop
April 13th 14th and 15th Cumberland 12th Annual Spring Open House!!
Come on in an see discounts displays and more!
April 7st - Gardening 101
10am & 2pm All Stores
Come in and get a rundown on the basics and the best techniques that we can offer!
April 14th - Open House Class 'Vegetable 101
This is a new class for Skillin's but with some time honored and experienced instruction... Our instructor Kelly Orzel of Bowery Beach Farms will take you through a variety of vegetables perfect for your garden and she will talk about the tricks (and treats) or growing each one!! This is a MUST attend if you want to 'grow them right'!
April 14th - Container Gardening
10AM & 2PM Falmouth and Brunswick
Expand your gardens to your patios, decks, and drives, in this great informative lesson on how to put together a great container garden!!!
April 21st - Vegetable Gardening in Small Spaces
10AM & 2PM All locations
Learn how to grow food at home, no matter how much space you have!
April 22nd - Painting Class "Birch Tree's in Spring"
April 26th - Painting Class "Heirloom Hollyhocks"
1pm Falmouth (THURSDAY CLASS)
Our local artist, Julie Waterman of Spirited Paints, will be taking you through step by step to create your own masterpiece; you get to take it home with you at the end of the class! No experience necessary. This is a fun class for people who haven't picked up a paintbrush since elementary school. We will be using water based acrylic paints. Paints and aprons are provided, however, please wear something you wouldn't mind getting paint on (just in case).
April 28th - Tomato Palooza!!
10am Brunswick 2pm Falmouth
Learn the secrets to successful seed starting, transplanting and growing tasty, productive tomatoes! We'll start by exploring various sizes, shapes, colors, types, uses and pollination options. Then we'll examine soil, fertilization, pruning, trellis practices and season extension techniques and how to identify the perfect time to harvester a bountiful harvest! Throughout this talk Kelly will share lots of tips and tricks to grow these delicious fruits, solutions for pests and disease problems as well as some of her favorite varieties. By the end of this class you'll be ready to put all your new knowledge and skills to use in the garden and realize all your tomato dreams!
April 28th - Growing the Best Tomatoes
Learn the secrets to successful seed starting, transplanting and growing tasty, productive tomatoes! We'll start by exploring various sizes, shapes, colors, types, uses and pollination options.