Programs & Special Events


Annual Events

  • Heritage Days,  April 8 & 9, 2016
  • Ghost & Lantern Tour, October 21, 2016 
  • Yulefest, December 3, 2016

2016 Gardening Lecture Series

The Sumner County Master Gardeners, in partnership with Historic Mansker's Station, are pleased to offer lectures on gardening in 2016.  The lecture series will take place on select Saturdays from March to October.   Most of these lectures are free of charge and take place at the Visitor's Center at Moss-Wright Park. Please check the program information for detailed information on each lecture.  Please note that pre-registration is required for each lecture so that preparations may be made prior to the lecture date.  You may register online or call Goodlettsville Parks and Recreation at 615.851.2253.

2016 Lecture Series Information

Lecture Lecturer
March 12, 2016
Tree Identification
Dr. Cindi Smith-Walters & Dave Walters
April 16, 2016
Gardening Q & A
Jeff Poppen
May 14, 2016
Square Foot Garden
Rowena Aldridge
June 11, 2016
Monarchs and Milkweed of TN
Rita Venable
July 9, 2016
Canning Tomatoes
Jennifer Kirk
August 13, 2016
Gardens at Carnton Plantation
Justin Stelter
September 10, 2016
Native Plants in Our Gardens
Margie Hunter 10:00am
October 8, 2016
Growing Fruit in Middle Tennessee
Tatum Stewart