The Cultivators are a group of young earth-lovers helping to build the Waterfront Botanical Gardens for Louisville and Southern Indiana. Conceived in January 2016, this group is joining together on the principles of environmental education, sustainability, and strengthening cultural life in our hometown. The Cultivators Council operates under the umbrella of Botanica Inc. and Waterfront Botanical Gardens.
The purpose of the WBG Cultivators is to assist in the development and building of the Waterfront Botanical Gardens through the following activities with individuals in the 35 and under age group:
– Raising awareness
– Encouraging membership among members of the community
– Educational programs
– Volunteer activities
President – John Haley
Vice-President – Chad Tolbert
Treasurer – Brad Mackin
Events Director: Sarah Lambert
Marketing Director: Greg Ellis
Upcoming Cultivators Events
YOGA AT THE GARDENS
WBG site, Frankfort Ave & River Rd
Come get your flow on every first Saturday of the month (excluding May and June* which are the second Saturday) outdoors on the site of the future Waterfront Botanical Gardens. Presented by The Cultivators, in partnership with The Inner Warrior. Classes feature different yoga styles and are suitable for all skill levels. Please dress accordingly and BYOM (bring your own mat). FREE, donations encouraged
2017 Dates (all Saturdays at 10:00, unless otherwise stated):
Saturday, September 16, 12-3pm
WBG Site, Frankfort Ave & River Rd
Join the Cultivators for Waterfront Botanical Gardens and other guests for the First Annual Homebrew Fair, part of the much anticipated Groundbreaking weekend festivities. Compete in the homebrew contest, check out vendors, learn about the agriculture and craftsmanship of brewing beer, and celebrate the brewing culture here in the local community. Admission $10
Register as a homebrew participant here
Questions about commercial beer/becoming a beer sponsor for the event ?
Questions about registering as a participant for the homebrew contest?
Questions about becoming a vendor at the event?
READY TO JOIN US?
As a Cultivator, you’ll have opportunities to join fellow team members in after-work soirees, seasonal events involving the garden site, volunteer opportunities specifically for Cultivators, and serving as an ambassador to the greater Louisville community. To join, use the link below and fill out our membership form.