On January 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. the Lakelands Master Gardeners will host Marian St. Clair, a nationally recognized, award winning garden writer at their January event. Marian will present: Gardening in Tune with Nature at Harris Baptist Church, 300 Center Street, Greenwood. This event is free and open to the public.
Marian St. Clair is a Master Gardener and Master who nurtures an earth-friendly landscape in Greenville, South Carolina. She worked as a freelance writer and photographer for the Greenville News for 17 years, contributing both feature articles and weekly columns until August 2018, and leads tours to gardens across the United States and Europe.
As a gardening expert, Marian has been guest of Martha Stewart Radio and local media, and a presenter at symposia. In 2008, she was honored with a Gold Award by the Garden Writers Association.
An enthusiastic and dedicated volunteer, Marian has been recognized for her efforts in gardening education by the South Carolina Wildlife Federation and the South Carolina Association of County Agricultural Agents. She is a teacher for the Greenville Master Gardener program and an active member of many service and philanthropic organizations, including the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, Carolina Foothills Garden Club, and Greenville Women Giving.