Links of Interest
- Janesville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
- Forward Janesville (Chamber of Commerce)
- City of Janesville
- Janesville Rotary Club
- Janesville Area Herb Society
- Rock Prairie Master Gardener Association: Master Gardener Volunteers (MGV) wear many hats throughout the Gardens, including grounds maintenance, administrative tasks, special events, and education. The Master Gardener Volunteer program is coordinated by UW-Extension.Primary MGV roles include:
- Sunday Watering: On Sundays since 2005, MGVs have watered the containers throughout the Gardens. This major project gives grounds crew a day off and helps direct paid staff time to other projects Monday through Saturday.
- Plant Health Advising: MGVs staff the education room and answer garden related questions from both the grounds and abroad. More details listed on the Garden Help section of the Rock County UW-Extension webpage, here.
- Garden Festival: The Rock Prairie Associations major educational event, MGVs coordinate a multi-entity effort in order to bring the annual event to the region. Includes taste testing, food demonstrations, arts & crafts, stuff for the kids and much more.
- Bowers City Garden Club
- Rock County Historical Society
- Janesville Performing Arts Center
- Wisconsin Daylily Society – The Wisconsin Daylily Society is hosting its annual self-guided garden tour on Saturday, July 7th, 2012, from 9:00AM – 4:00PM rain or shine. Seven fabulous gardens are featured this year. Admission is free and the public is encouraged to view the expansive array of colors, shapes, sizes, and varieties of daylilies
Date: January 5, 2012