Classes & Events

Classes and events are scheduled throughout the year ranging from gardening and plant care to craft classes and themed Open Houses and parties. Scheduled events are always family friendly. Check back often -this page is always updated with our most recent event information - or call us and we’ll be happy to let you know what’s coming up.

Most classes are FREE, open to the public and held at Casey's unless otherwise noted. Supply fees are often extra.

  • Fall Plant Sale
  • Kokedama Class
  • Fall Planter Class
  • Fairy Garden Class
  • Gild the Pumpkin Class
  • Bandana Pumpkin Class
  • Plant Propagation Class

September

Fall Plant Sale Continues

Tropical Plants, Rose Bushes, Hanging Baskets, Mixed Pots, Annuals, Water Plants, and even the Fish at CLEARANCE PRICES.
Discounts start at 20% OFF and watch the prices keep dropping- to 90% OFF until every plant has a new home!

 

September 2 : Kokedama Workshop

4:00PM

Fee: $18

Have you ever been curious as to how to make your very own Kokedama (a Japanese String Garden)? Well this is your chance! At our make and take Kokedama workshop. Fee includes all of the materials needed, detailed instructions, and how to care for your new garden.

Sign up HERE >

 

September 8 : Fall Planter Workshop

6:00PM

Varies

Get into the Autumn spirit by creating a fall planter for your front porch!
The class includes soil and guidance as to how to create and design a beautiful fall planter. You purchase your own plants and other decorations. Come with your garden gloves and a container (or you can purchase one from us), along with a jacket if it is chilly. Call if you have any questions! 309-828-1424

Sign up HERE >

 

September 12 : Fairy Garden Class

6:00PM

Fee: $30

Fairy Gardening takes the concept of gardening and makes it miniature. Fairy Gardens may contain tiny furniture, stones, gardening tools, and living plants. The goal of creating such a space is to attract these whimsical creatures to your garden. Most fairy gardens are intermingled among regular sized gardens or in shallow pots or containers, however, they can be built indoors as well. The class fee includes a container (or you can bring/purchase your own) to plant in, 3 plants, a fairy or animal, soil, pea gravel, sand, wood chips, colored rocks and moss.

Sign up HERE >

 

September 18 : Gild the Pumpkin

6:00PM

Fee: $15

Back by popular demand!
The Casey’s staff will guide you as you learn to apply metallic paint and make beautiful gilded pumpkins.
Fee includes instruction, paint and one large or two small pumpkins to gild and take home.

Sign up HERE >

 

September 22 : Gild the Pumpkin

6:00PM

Fee: $15

Back by popular demand!
The Casey’s staff will guide you as you learn to apply metallic paint and make beautiful gilded pumpkins.
Fee includes instruction, paint and one large or two small pumpkins to gild and take home.

Sign up HERE >

 

September 25 : Kokedama Workshop

6:00PM

Fee: $18

Have you ever been curious as to how to make your very own Kokedama (a Japanese String Garden)? Well this is your chance! At our make and take Kokedama workshop. $18 class fee, which includes all of the materials needed, detailed instructions, and how to care for your new garden.

Sign up HERE >

 

September 26 : Bandana Pumpkin Make-it Take-it Class

6:00PM

Fee: $20

Learn how to make adorable stuffed bandana pumpkins! Fee includes everything you need to make 2 pumpkins in a variety of fabrics.

Sign up HERE >

 

September 30 : Houseplant Propagation Class

3:00PM

FREE

Join Dan for a discussion and demonstration on houseplant propagation methods. In this class you will learn how to propagate different houseplants through divisions, cuttings, and air layering. Attendees will receive a plant start to take home.

Sign up HERE >

 

October

October 3 : Gild the Pumpkin

6:00PM

Fee: $15

Back by popular demand!
The Casey’s staff will guide you as you learn to apply metallic paint and make beautiful gilded pumpkins.
Fee includes instruction, paint and one large or two small pumpkins to gild and take home.

Sign up HERE >

 

October 10 : Gild the Pumpkin

6:00PM

Fee: $15

Back by popular demand!
The Casey’s staff will guide you as you learn to apply metallic paint and make beautiful gilded pumpkins.
Fee includes instruction, paint and one large or two small pumpkins to gild and take home.

Sign up HERE >