Annual Garden Walk Celebrates "Garden Oasis"
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 6, 2013
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA - The University of
Illinois Extension Champaign County Master Gardeners will host their annual
Garden Walk in Champaign and Urbana on Saturday,
June 22, 2012 from 9:00am-4:00pm. The event will be held
regardless of the weather conditions.
The theme of this year's Garden Walk is "Garden Oasis."
This year's walk features eight beautiful gardens. Guests will be treated to a
variety of gardens ranging from therapeutic to educational, retreats to vistas,
new to established, and formal to eclectic.
Visit the Idea Garden, on the corner of Florida
and Lincoln Avenue in Urbana, for unique gardening supplies and plant vendors.
The Idea Garden will host several informative demonstrations and certified
Master Gardeners will be available for reference.
All proceeds help fund Master Gardener projects
in Champaign County, the Idea Garden, community garden projects, the purchase
of reference books, and Master Gardener scholarships.
Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 on the day of
the event at the Idea Garden. Tickets are available at the University of
Illinois Extension Office at 801 N. Country Fair Dr. in Champaign and local
Source: Sandra Mason, Extension Educator, Horticulture, email@example.com