2017 FREE Seminar Schedule


There are a limited number of spots for these seminars, so please call or email us to sign up! Call the office at 515-277-6242 or email info@iowaoutdoorproducts.com


Saturday, June 24th, 10am: Container Gardening Workshop

Have you procrastinated planting your containers this year? Not to worry! There is still plenty of time left to enjoy your colorful displays. Join us for our Make-It, Take-It container gardening workshop! Bring your own pot or purchase one here - FREE expert advice, FREE soil, and lots of fun! All you have to pay for is the plants!


Saturday, July 8th, 10am: Hardscaping Seminar

Is your back yard missing something? Why not add a cozy patio to host all of your friends? Walk down a meandering path into your secret garden...Join us as our experts demonstrate the proper techniques to prepare and install your patio or walkway.


Saturday, July 22nd, 10am: Water Feature Seminar

Large or small, indoors or out, a fountain adds grace, beauty and serenity to almost any setting. It can also be a surprisingly low-cost home improvement. Join the experts as we demonstrate and discuss how to build and maintain your water feature.


Saturday, August 5th, 10am: The Dirt On Soils

Create a soil that plants will thrive in! Join us as we demonstrate an inexpensive and comprehensive way to test the soil. We will discuss the properties of soil and help determine what actions are needed to make a happier home for your plants. Bring in your own soil sample for a FREE pH test.


Saturday, August 19th, 10am: Fairy Garden Workshop

Create your own whimsical world at our Hands-On Fairy Gardening Workshop! Bring a container or purchase one when you get here, and we will demonstrate different miniature gardening techniques and then help you create your own! This is a fun event for the whole family!


Saturday, September 16th, 10am: Fall Pruning and Maintenance Seminar

As the leaves start changing colors and the days get shorter, it is time to start thinking about some fall maintenance for your garden. Join our knowledgeable staff as we demonstrate proper pruning techniques and discuss what to prune and what not to prune.