Digging in: Home and garden events and gatherings

July 25, 2014 

Thoroughbred Daylilies Open Garden Daylily Weekends. 8 a.m. July 26, 27. Thoroughbred Daylilies, 6615 Briar Hill Rd., Paris. thoroughbreddaylilies.com.

Midway Community Garden Work Day. 10 a.m. July 26, Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. Midway Presbyterian Church, 107 N. Turner St., Midway. (859) 846-4751. www.midwaypresbyterian.org.

Bluegrass Iris Society Annual Rhizome Sale. 10 a.m. July 26. The Mall at Lexington Green, 161 Lexington Green Cir, Lexington. www.bluegrassiris.org.

McConnell Springs, 416 Rebmann Ln., Lexington. (859) 225-4073. Lexingtonky.gov/parks.

■ Guided Park Walk. 11 a.m. July 26; 2 p.m. Aug. 9. Free.

■ Make a Bird Feeder. 2 p.m. July 26. Free.

■ Junior Naturalist "Butterflies and Dragonflies." 10 a.m. Aug. 16. Free.

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

The Arboretum Kentucky Children's Garden, 500 Alumni Dr., Lexington. (859) 257-6955, www.ca.uky.edu/arboretum.

■ Junior Master Gardeners Program (Ages 8-12). 3 p.m. July 30. $50/Friends $45. (859) 257-9339.

■ Third Thursday WAKY Walks. 12:15 p.m. Aug. 21. Free.

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.

Federation of Historical Bottle Collectors Public Expo and Sale. 9 a.m. Aug. 3. Lexington Convention Center, Heritage Hall East, 430 W. Vine St., Lexington. Admission is $5 at the door. (859) 233-4567. www.lexingtoncenter.com/events/detail/bottle-collectors-expo.

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

Hearth Cooking Demonstrations. 10 a.m. Aug. 16. White Hall State Historic Site, 500 White Hall Shrine Rd., Richmond. Included in admission.

Save Your Seeds. 6:30 p.m. Aug. 21. Woodford County Library, 115 N. Main St., Versailles. Free. (859) 873-5191. www.woodfordcountylibrary.org.

Antiques "Road Show." 6:30 p.m. Aug. 28. Woodford County Library Midway Branch, Northside Dr, Midway. Free. (859) 846-4014. www.woodfordcountylibrary.org.

2014 Tour de Coops. Noon & 5 p.m. Aug. 31. Cluck! Lexington, 141 E. Main St. Lexington. $7 adults, Younger than 12 free. www.clucklex.org.

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