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Adult & Senior Programs

Herb Garden For Happiness & Health
Basil, oregano and thyme OH MY!! Growing your own herbs can be so much fun and provide your meals with that extra fresh zing that your family will love. You can also use herbs for making products that enhance your health and well-being. This class, taught by Master Gardener Jamie Koehler, will provide you with herbal ideas for your home and garden. Taught by Jamie Koehler. Class is held at the Shawnee Park Center. Maximum 15. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Shawnee Park Center
Fee: Free!

The Art of Landscaping With Native Plants
Ever wonder how you can have a beautiful landscape that gives back to the environment? Using Missouri native plants provides beauty to your yard, great habitat for pollinators, and is low maintenance! Learn design methods and how to chose the right plants for your space from Karel Edgar, owner of Ready to Grow Landscaping, which specializes in native plants and eco-friendly practices. Taught by Karel Edgar. Class is held at the Shawnee Park Center. Maximum 15. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Shawnee Park Center
Fee: Free!

Top Gardening Hacks From Master Gardeners
Working on your “Green Thumb” techniques? Planning, planting, growing and caring for your landscape and vegetable garden doesn’t have to be scary! Master Gardeners share some of their easy secrets to help your green spaces look beautiful all year! This will be an interactive session so please bring questions and feel free to share your own ideas! Taught by Donna Aufdenburg & Jamie Koehler. Class is held at the Shawnee Park Center. Maximum 15. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Shawnee Park Center
Fee: Free!


  • Contact Info
  • 410 Kiwanis Drive
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • Telephone 573.339.6340
  • Email parks@cityofcape.org
  • Rainout Line 573.975.1024
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