Boots 'n Blooms

June 13th, 2023

(Event will be rescheduled if there is inclement weather)

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

9:30 a.m.  Welcome and directions
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Sweat Equity in the Garden

11:30a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Volunteer BBQ

This event is rooted in collaboration and team work.

Boots 'n Blooms is a testament to Friends of the Garden, a mighty group of green thumb volunteers who have donated countless hours of their time over the last decade to help maintain the gardens on campus.

Sign up and you and/or your team will participate in one of the following activities:

  • prune a shrub or vine
  • plant an annual
  • edge a bed or walk
  • weed a garden
  • garden with a friend
  • mulch a planting
  • add some plant labels
  • wash a bench

Remember to wear your best wellies and earn bragging rights with our Boots ‘n Blooms trophy! Winner will also receive a patio planter.

Prizes for the best garden-themed team! (Think team spirit, coordination, team name or costume!).

To enter please email your team or individual name to Stephanie Rogers at