Digging in the Dells: A Gathering for Gardeners

Event Information


October 6th - 7th, 2017


Full 2 day program $140 ($125 for members) if register by 9/1. Individual seminars, workshops, banquet with speaker ranges from $10 to $50. Tours are additional $25 or $50.


Susan Johansen, Registrar





The Wisconsin Garden Club Federation’s new signature event will be held during the peak of Wisconsin’s beautiful fall weather. Program choices range from the full two-day package plus extra tours to Aldo Leopold Foundation, the International Crane Foundation, or a Wisconsin River Boat Tour featuring the geology and flora of the area…or partial day programs! Learn to paint a floral masterpiece or experiment with a new floral design. Find out what you need to know about the dreaded jumping worm and discover the Ice Age Trail, winter interest gardening, veggie gardening, and how to make the most of hostas and native plants in your gardens. Dine with Melinda Meyers as she presents “Creating a Pollinator Garden” and bring a new buzz to your gardens. Enjoy specially selected vendors, auctions, raffles, lovely accommodations, and dining at The Chula Vista Resort. We’re sure you’ll agree this is a must-attend event for gardeners, environmentalists and nature lovers of all kinds!

October 6: Registration desk opens at 8:00 a.m. Evening banquet followed by live auction from 8:30-9:30

October 7: Registration desk opens at 8:30a.m. Evening banquet with Melinda Meyers ends at 8:30 p.m.

Registration is now open. Full event details and registration information plus hotel information is available at http://www.wisconsingardenclub.org/blog/digging-in-the-dells-oct-6-7, or call Susan at 715-248-7870. Registration for tours and workshops is limited and the deadline is September 1, so be sure to make your reservations early.

Event Location

Chula Vista Resort
2501 River Rd.
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965