Are you looking to up your gardening game and learn some new skills? Starting from the beginning of March and running concurrently with the Lifestyle Garden Design Show, we offer a series of exciting events that will be on until the end of May.

We will be joined by knowledgeable speakers who bring their unique perspectives and experiences to the table, making these events an unmissable opportunity to learn, grow and connect with like-minded individuals. The best part? Entrance is completely free, and so are the refreshments afterwards, but be sure to book your spot early to avoid disappointment! Let’s get ready to dig into the world of gardening together!

 To Book, email Pam at pam@lifestyle.co.za or call our info desk on 011 792 5616

Date: Saturday, 2 March 2024 at 10h30
Are you ready to live a more natural lifestyle?

Join us for a very informative and inspiring talk by Sharon from Barefoot Life. There has never been a better time for us to become a bit more self sustainable.  We can all grow a few veggies and herbs, make basic herbal medicines, clean our homes with natural products and care for our bodies without chemicals.  Let her show you how easy it is.  Are you with her?  Then it’s time to kick off your shoes and get into the garden! 

Date: Saturday 16 March 2024 at 10h30
Gardening for the Climate

Worried about climate change and erratic weather conditions but love your garden?… Discover how smart gardening can be good for both! Join Claire from Talborne Urban Organics and learn how certified organic fertilizers and soil conditioners can build healthy, resilient gardens while reducing your environmental impact. Grow delicious organic produce to reduce your carbon footprint and feed your families with healthy, non-toxic, nutrient-dense food and enjoy the fruits of your labour. Nurture wildlife, let your garden buzz with life and support biodiversity.

Date: Saturday, 23 March 2024 at 10h30
Water Gardening 101 with Mr. Waterlily

Make a date to discover the wonderful art of water gardening.  Create an oasis of serenity in your backyard.  Don’t have a backyard?  No problem!  We’ll show you how to watergarden in a pot!  Learn how to re-pot, feed and care for your water babies.  Co-habiting water plants and fish or ducks?  We’ll tell you how. 

Sunday, 24 March 2024 at 10h30
Recharge you vitality and maximise you health

Join well-known TV personality and passionate organic gardening expert, Linda Galvad of Sought after Seedlings for a memorable Sunday morning.  Linda will tell you about eating organic food and how it affects your gut health. Your gut health determines your mood, your memory, your thoughts and your physical and mental well-being and contributes to a balanced and well-adapted lifestyle.

 Date: Saturday, 6 April 2024 at 10h30
Autumn…opportunity abounds!

Autumn is brim-full of activity when we start preparing for the most wonderful time on the gardening calendar – Spring!  Paul Vonk from Mayford Seeds will walk you through a palette of autumn activities from ‘Farm to Fork’, starting with vegetables for autumn and leading into spring, spring flowers and bulbs, seasonal culinary herbs, cool season lawn, organic fertilising and annual highpoints.  Never a dull moment – you will be entertained and leave inspired!

Date: Saturday, 18 May 2024 at 10h30
How to plant your own beautiful hanging basket

Hans from Sittigs show you how much fun it is to plant your own mini hanging garden, sharing lots of tips on suitable plants, fun colour combinations, best growing media to use, and how to take care of your hanging basket once it’s ready to grow and flourish.