Digging in: Home and garden events and gatherings

July 12, 2014 

Calendar through Aug. 16.

Free mulch. 8 a.m. July 12, 19. former LFUCG landfill, 1631 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington. Call LexCall at 3-1-1 or 425-2255..

Thoroughbred Daylilies Open Garden Daylily Weekends. 8 a.m. July 12, 13, 18-20, 25-27. Thoroughbred Daylilies, 6615 Briar Hill Rd., Paris. thoroughbreddaylilies.com.

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 park. (859) 259-2746. kyhorsepark.com.

Midway Community Garden Work Day. 10 a.m. July 12, 19, 26, 10 a.m. Aug. 2, 9, 16. Midway Presbyterian Church, 107 N. Turner St., Midway. (859) 846-4751. www.midwaypresbyterian.org.

Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Schoolhouse. 10 a.m. July 12, 13; 10 a.m. Aug. 8, 9; noon Aug. 10. Athens Schoolhouse, 6270 Athens Walnut Hill Pike, Lexington. $2. (859) 255-7309. Athensschoolhouse.com.

Dazzling Daylily Days. 10 a.m. July 12; 1 p.m. July 13. Hickory Springs of Montgomery Daylilies, 4410 McCormick Rd., Mount Sterling. Free admission. (859) 404-3936.

Antioch Daylily Days. 10 a.m. July 12. Antioch Daylily Garden, 2231 Houston Antioch Rd., Lexington. $4.95 and more. (859) 806-5458. Antiochdaylilygarden.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.

Midway Community Garden Party. 7 p.m. July 12. Midway Presbyterian Church, 107 N. Turner St., Midway. (859) 846-4751. Midwaypresbyterian.org.

Guided Park Walk. 2 p.m. July 13, 19; 11 a.m. July 26; 2 p.m. Aug. 9. McConnell Springs, 416 Rebmann Ln., Lexington. Free. (859) 225-4073. Lexingtonky.gov/parks.

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

■ Exhibit & Silent Auction Bluegrass Area Woodturners. 8:30 a.m. July 14-18. Free.

■ Junior Master Gardeners Program (Ages 8-12). 3 p.m. July 16, 23, 30. Kentucky Children's Garden. $50/Friends $45.

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

Hearth Cooking Demonstrations. 10 a.m. July 19. White Hall State Historic Site, 500 White Hall Shrine Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

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.

Guided Interpretive Walking Tour. 10 a.m. Aug. 2. Fort Boonesborough State Park, 4375 Boonesboro Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

Early American Kitchen Garden Series: From Green Glaze Collards to Whippoorwill Cowpeas-The African-American Contribution to the kitchen. 2 p.m. Aug. 2. Jack Jouett House Historic Site, 255 Craigs Creek Rd., Versailles. Free. (859) 873-7902. www.jouetthouse.org.

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