Clark County garden calendar
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Tsugawa Nursery: 410 E. Scott Ave., Woodland. One- to two-hour seminars and events. Events are free unless noted. Seating is limited, and registration is required. 360-225-8750 or http://tsugawanursery.com.
• Basic Summer Bonsai Care: 11 a.m. Aug. 20. Learn the importance of providing sun protection and the proper way to water and fertilize.
• Bonsai Group: 1 p.m. Aug. 20. Learn tips and techniques from experienced bonsai enthusiasts.
• Pond Construction: 11 a.m. Aug. 27. Doug King, certified pond specialist, will take you through the process from conception to completion.
• Design Coaching: You Design, You Save: By appointment, Sept. 10. For one hour, a member of the design team will help you with ideas to create a landscape of your dreams, $35.
Camas-Washougal Community Garden Club: 1 p.m. Aug. 24 at Camas Community Center, 1718 S.E. Seventh St., Camas. Board members potluck. Gardeners welcome. 360-210-8012.
Woodland Farmers Market: 3-7 p.m. Fridays through Sept. 30 at Horseshoe Lake Park in downtown Woodland.
Urban Growers Market: 4-8 p.m. the second Friday of the month through Oct. 14 at One World, 2315 Main St. Market features backyard growers, farmers, food vendors and local artisans. 360-737-8298 or http://urbangrowersmarket.com.
Weed and Feed Wednesdays: 9 a.m. to noon at Camas Roots Garden, 841 N.E. 22nd Ave., Camas. Volunteers needed for weeding, planting and garden maintenance Wednesdays through Aug. 31. 360-314-6267.
Clark County Master Gardener Foundation: 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at CASEE, Room 202, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Topic: Bob Denman of Red Pig Garden Tools on the care and use of garden tools. 360-980-0796.
Living on the Land: Stewardship for Small Acreages Series: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 6 through Nov. 22, at 78th Street Heritage Farm, 1919 N.E. 78th St. The series provides a basic overview understanding of soil, water and plant and animal interactions on small acreage properties. The course is free but class size is limited; register by Sept. 1. 360-397-6060, ext. 5729.
Deadly Things in Your Garden: 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 20 at CASEE, Building B, Room 205, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Learn about things that grow or crawl in your garden that could pose serious harm. Free to NatureScaping members, $15 for nonmembers. Register: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Wildflower Seedball Workshop: 6:30 to 8 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month through September, Unitarian Universalist Church of Vancouver, 4505 E. 18th St. Mix clay, compost and native wildflower seeds to make seed balls to toss around the yard to create a landscape that supports native pollinators. http://myurbanabundance.org; click on Wildflower Seedball Workshop under Programs in the lefthand column.
Grow Vancouver: Where Growers Meet: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at Unitarian Universalist Church of Vancouver, 4505 E. 18th St. Bring a potluck dish and a hot garden project or topic. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens meeting: 1 p.m. Sept. 30, 115 South Pekin Road, Woodland. Tsugawa Nursery on “Trees and Perennials for Fall Color.” Refreshments will be served. 360-606-7359 or email@example.com.
Vancouveria Garden Club: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month at Covington House, 4201 Main St. 360-936-6515.
Vancouver Chrysanthemum Society: 2:30 p.m. the third Monday of every month at Heritage Farm, 1919 N.E. 78th St. 360-896-7278.
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