Botanical Garden http://wkms.org en Take a Stroll Through Murray State's Arboretum http://wkms.org/post/take-stroll-through-murray-states-arboretum <p>The Arboretum at Murray State University is a fully accessible horticultural display, public garden and educational laboratory located on Pullen Farm, with an entrance at the end of Hickory Drive, off Main Street. Friends of MSU Arboretum Board Chair Paula Edwards visits Sounds Good to talk about its Watermelon Bust coming up July 17th and the Hutson Harvest Gala on September 4 - as well as what's new at the Arboretum this summer. <em>Hear the conversation:</em></p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:56:43 +0000 Kate Lochte & Matt Markgraf 41973 at http://wkms.org Take a Stroll Through Murray State's Arboretum Summer Events at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden http://wkms.org/post/summer-events-western-kentucky-botanical-garden <p>Did you know western Kentucky had a botanical garden? It's located at 25 Carter Road in Owensboro and open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., seven days a week during growing season (March until mid-November).&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kate<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Lochte</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> speaks with Susie Tyler on<em> Sounds Good</em>&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">about summer events and activities, such as the Hot Air Balloons and Dazzling Daylilly Festival on June 21. The garden offers self-guided and guided tours, educational events, and rentals for weddings, business meetings, etc. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.wkbg.org/">See beautiful pictures of the garden, ways to volunteer, and more</a>.</span></p><p> Fri, 31 May 2013 21:33:22 +0000 Kate Lochte 31839 at http://wkms.org Summer Events at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden