Oklahoma gardening calendar

To submit items, send an email to Richard Mize at rmize@oklahoman.com. In the subject line, put “Garden calendar.” Please submit items at least 10 days before publication. Meetings and workshops free and open to the public unless stated otherwise.

Events

Guided Walking Tour: 10-11 a.m. Jan. 30, Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W Reno Ave. Free, but registration required at www.myriadgardens.com. Meet in South Lobby Visitor Center. Geared toward adults; children and leashed dogs welcome. Expand your knowledge of Oklahoma plants and find inspiration for your own garden.

Workshops

Landscape Design Workshop: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 26, Canadian County Fairgrounds, 200 N Country Club Drive, El Reno. Presented by Canadian County Extension Service. Cost is $10. Must register by calling 262-0155. Open to home gardeners, landscape professionals, and amateur horticulturalists.

Tropical Paradise Photography Workshop: 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 30, Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W Reno Ave. Members $20, nonmembers $25. Registration required at www.myriadgardens.org. Led by Doug Hoke, director of photography for The Oklahoman. Photograph the plants inside the Crystal Bridge Conservatory before it closes for a two-year renovation. Learn how to capture vibrant photos of desert and rain forest ecosystems. Bring your own smart phone or camera.

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