The Green Thumb will hold agarden party from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Saturday at the company's homeand garden center on Fording IslandRoad in Bluffton. The event isfree and open to the public.
The event will include booths bylocal vendors; experts on landscapeand hardscape design, sod, pond installationand maintenance and soilamendments; free lunch, live broadcastby 104.9 The Surf and prizesincluding a paver patio, plants, freelandscape design and more.
Laura Lee Rose, horticultureagent with Clemson University'sBeaufort County Extension Service,will give a free lecture on"Heat Tolerant Annuals and Perennialsin the Lowcountry" at 11 a.m.
Details: 843-757-9550 or www.facebook.com/greenthumbhhi
Coldwell Banker PlatinumPartners hosted speaker RickDeLuca at the Savannah TechnicalCollege's Crossroads Campus onMay 11.
DeLuca is owner of an independentreal estate company of 193agents that has led the nation inproduction, averaging 48.6 closedtransactions a year per agent.
Coldwell Banker Platinum Partnershas more than 100 sales agentsin office locations in the Beaufortand Savannah area to St. SimonsIsland, Ga.