Keyport GardenWalk is a free, self-guided walking and biking tour of 41 public/private gardens in historic Keyport, NJ. Start by visiting our KGW headquarters at the waterfront pavilion to pick up your complimentary KGW garden guide. The festivities include the gardens, live music, en plein air painters, pedicab rides and horticultural seminars - all free and everyone is welcome. The seminar schedule is:
Saturday – June 8th
10:00AM – Steven Kristoph of Steven Kristoph Nursery – “Hurricane Sandy and saltwater damage to your plants and shrubs”
1:30PM – “Garden Art for Beginners – 101” – Trinity Restaurant*
2:30PM – Megan Paska of The Homestead at Seven Arrows Farm East – “Succession planting and increasing yield from your vegetable garden”.
Sunday – June 9th
10:00AM - Arleen Swart of Sea Grass Design and Landscape – “Xeriscaping – plant selection to reduce the need for supplemental water in your landscape design”
2:30PM – Ken McPeek – General Manager of Seasons Matter Inc.– “Utilizing rain water run-off and sump pump discharge in your landscape”
3:30PM – “Herbal Libations” – Trinity Restaurant*
*Garden Art for Beginners – 101” and ”Herbal Libations” will be held at Trinity Restaurant - 84 Broad Street. All other seminars will be held in the Council Chambers at Keyport Borough Hall – 70 West Front Street.