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Calendar through July 31.

Art in the Garden Tour. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. June 21. Six homes in Richmond. $10 advance, $12 day of tour. Catered lunch at Paddock Porch at Arlington, 11 a.m., $8; reservations required by 5 p.m. June 18. Information: (859) 624-4242, debbie@artsinrichmond. Artsinrichmond.org.

Early Kentucky Home Life Seminar. 9:30 a.m. June 21. Liberty Hall Historic Site, 202 Wilkinson St., Frankfort. $50 for members; $55 for nonmembers; $10 per item appraised. (502) 227-2560. www.libertyhall.org.

Midway Community Garden Work Day. 10 a.m. June 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26. Midway Presbyterian Church, 107 N. Turner St., Midway. (859) 846-4751. www.midwaypresbyterian.org.

Hearth Cooking Demonstrations. 10 a.m. June 21. White Hall State Historic Site, 500 White Hall Shrine Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

Kitchen of the Bluegrass Tour 2014. 10 a.m. June 21; 1 p.m. June 22. Child Development Centers of the Bluegrass, 290 Alumni Dr., Lexington. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 the day of the event. (859) 218-2322. www.cdcbg.org.

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill Antique Show & Sale. 10 a.m. June 21, 22. Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, 3501 Lexington Rd., Harrodsburg. $10 ages 13 and older, $5 ages 6-12, free for ages 5 and younger. Includes show admission and historic self-guided tour. 1-800-734-5611. Shakervillageky.org.

Antioch Daylily Days. 10 a.m. June 21, 27, 28; 10 a.m. July 4, 5, 11, 12. Antioch Daylily Garden, 2231 Houston Antioch Rd., Lexington. $4.95 and more. (859) 806-5458. Antiochdaylilygarden.com.

Early American Kitchen Garden Series: Kitchen Garden Saffron. 2 p.m. June 21. Jack Jouett House Historic Site, 255 Craigs Creek Rd., Versailles. Free. (859) 873-7902. www.jouetthouse.org.

Open Days Program Garden Tour - Lexington. 10 a.m. June 22. Botherum, 341 Madison Place, Lexington. $5 per private garden; children 12 & under free. (888) 842-2442. www.gardenconservancy.org.

The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky, 500 Alumni Dr., Lexington. (859) 254-6955. www2.ca.uky.edu/arboretum/.

■ Reception for winners of the Lexington in Bloom Contest,"sponsored by the Lexington Council Garden Clubs. 2-3:30 p.m. June 22. Dorotha Smith Oatts Visitor Center.

■ Exhibit & Silent Auction Bluegrass Area Woodturners. 8:30 a.m. June 23-27, June 30-July 4, July 7-11, July 14-18. Free.

■ Volunteer Tuesdays in June. 10 a.m. & 4 p.m. June 24. Free.

■ Community Gardening in the Home Demo Gardens. 4 p.m. June 27. Free.

■ Third Thursday WAKY Walks. 12:15 p.m. July 17. Free.

Springhouse Gardens, 185 W. Catnip Hill Rd., Nicholasville. Free and open to the public. Pre-register (859) 224-1417.

■ Bonsai Demonstration: How to Prune, Plant & Wire. 10 a.m. June 28.

■ Pollinator Workshop. 10 a.m. July 5. Springhouse Gardens, 185 W. Catnip Hill Rd., Nicholasville.

Stargazing. 9:30 p.m. June 28. Raven Run Nature Sanctuary, 5888 Jacks Creek Pike, Lexington. Free.

"Daylilies and Fillies" Summer Daylily Meeting. 11 a.m. July 3, 7 a.m. July 4, 7 a.m. July 5. Campbell House, 1375 N. Broadway, Lexington. Receive a gift daylily valued at $150 with paid registration. (502) 857-8600. www.daylilyfans.com.

Guided Interpretive Walking Tour. 10 a.m. July 5. Fort Boonesborough State Park, 4375 Boonesboro Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

Equine Art, Antique and Rare Book Consignment Auction. 9 a.m. July 12. Kentucky Horse Park, 4089 Iron Works Pkwy., Lexington. Included in admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. (859) 259-2746. kyhorsepark.com.

Bluegrass Flower and Vegetable Show. 3 p.m. July 12, 13. Bluegrass Fairgrounds at Masterson Station Park, 3051 Leestown Rd., Lexington. Entries accepted 9 a.m.-11:30 p.m. July 12. (859) 257-5582. www.bgflowershow.com.

Kentucky Native Plant Sale. 10 a.m. July 19. Memorial Park, W. Jefferson St., Berea. All plants $2-$4. Proceeds go to MonarchWatch.org.

2014 Grand Tour of Homes. 1 p.m. July 19, 20, 26, 27. Home Builders Association of Lexington, 3146 Custer Dr., Lexington. Free. (859) 273-5117. www.hbalexington.com.

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