Extension will offer bus trip to Brucemore gardens

Region 7 ISU Extension and Outreach-Horticulture will sponsor a bus trip to the Garden and Art Show held at the Brucemore Estate in Cedar Rapids on Aug. 24.

This event will showcase area gardeners and products in an educational forum. There will be keynote presentations and demonstrations for gardeners and landscapers of all abilities throughout the day.

Area artists as well as flower and garden businesses will showcase their talents and wares of what promises to be the largest exposition of its kind in the state.

Cost for the trip is $40 (with an additional $6 admission fee and lunch on your own). The bus will leave from Northwest Travel depot in Fort Dodge at 7 a.m. with a pick up at Kmart in Webster City at 7:30 a.m.

The bus will return to Fort Dodge at approximately 6:30 p.m. Sign-up deadline is Aug. 15, and prepayment is required.