This week in the garden
As we visit master gardener Everett Price’s garden in Haysville this week, we find:
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Earth Fest VI
Electronics recycling, vendors, talks about water use, free plants and vegan food samples, children’s activities and demonstrations of solar cooking, tai chi and yoga will be part of Earth Fest VI on April 19. It will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Herman Hill Park, 101 E. Pawnee. Musical entertainment will continue until at least 6 p.m.
Earth Spirit Kansas, a volunteer-based eco-spiritual coalition, puts on the free fest in cooperation with the city of Wichita. The schedule includes a tai chi demo at 10:15 a.m., a yoga demo at 11:30 a.m., a talk about municipal water use at 1:30 p.m. and a talk about state water use at 2:30 p.m.
Booths will feature rain barrels, the Sierra Club, Wichita Independent Neighborhoods and American E-Waste Recycler. Electronic items will be accepted for recycling for no charge, except for old TVs up to 26 inches ($30) and microwave ovens ($10).
In bloom at Botanica