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Mounts Botanical Garden Invites Public to 25 Fun & Informative Horticultural Events in September & October

Mounts Botanical Garden Invites Public to 25 Fun & Informative Horticultural Events in September & October

Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden will be hosting 25 fun and informative horticultural events during September and October, including a new 4-part series on landscape design and the return of such perennial favorites as the Palm & Cycad Sale, the Literary Garden book discussion series and the delightful Stories in the Garden for children […]

South Florida Fair announces 2018 theme

South Florida Fair announces 2018 theme

As the old adage goes, “Everybody loves a parade!” That’s exactly what South Florida Fair organizers learned after receiving so much positive feedback regarding this year’s Mardi Gras-themed parades as part of its New Orleans theme. The response was so favorable that the fair has decided to make its entire 2018 theme all about parades. […]

Learn to Farm Your Backyard in this Vegetable Growing Workshop

Learn to Farm Your Backyard in this Vegetable Growing Workshop

The Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension is offering a one-day workshop to focus on tips and maintenance and harvesting. Arthur Kirstein, coordinator of Agricultural Economic Development will be the instructor. This program is free of charge.   When:  Saturday, September 23 Time:   9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Where: Hutcheson Agricultural Complex Exhibit Hall A 559 […]

Design Tips to Maximize a Small Space

Design Tips to Maximize a Small Space

Whether you are downsizing into retirement or simply want to live in the midst of the excitement of a big city, urban living tends to mean more excitement and less square footage. In order to maximize your available space, so that even a small condo looks spacious and comfortable, there are certain design and decorating […]

Mounts Botanical Garden Invites Public to 16 Horticultural Events in August & September

Mounts Botanical Garden Invites Public to 16 Horticultural Events in August & September

Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden will be hosting 16, informative and delicious horticultural events during August and September, including a new and improved Exotic Plant & Orchid Sale, complete with a food court and an indoor/air-conditioned Arts & Craft Fair. August Yoga in the Garden Summer Sunday Serenity Sundays, August 6, 13, 20 & […]

New Flood Zone Maps Now Available on the Palm Beach County Website

New Flood Zone Maps Now Available on the Palm Beach County Website

For this first time since 1982 the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) for Palm Beach County have been revised by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The new FIRMs for Palm Beach County will go into effect on 10/5/2017. To help you view the current and pending flood zone information for  your property, Palm Beach […]