Garden calendar



Clark County

Tsugawa Nursery: 410 E. Scott Ave., Woodland. One- to two-hour seminars and events. Events are free unless otherwise noted. Seating is limited on classes and registration is required. 360-225-8750 or

o How to Create a Miniature Forest: 11 a.m. May 21. This class is for beginners in the art of bonsai and will have ideas for future projects.

o Bonsai Group: 1 p.m. May 21. Learn tips and techniques from experienced bonsai enthusiasts.

o Bringing Life to Your Soil: 11 a.m. May 28. Learn how to develop rich and fertile soil to insure the success of all types of plantings. Making compost will be discussed.

o When a Fish Becomes a Pet Named Lucky: 11 a.m. June 4. Let Doug, our certified pond specialist, de-mystify filtration systems and what it takes to make your own pets happy and healthy in their ponds.

Woodland Community Garden: The city of Woodland is accepting rental applications for community garden plots for the 2011 planting season. The garden is located at the corner of Glenwood and Columbia streets. Gardeners will be provided a key for access to water. Copies of the rental agreement and rules and regulations can be obtained through the Clerk-Treasurer’s office, 230 Davidson Ave., Woodland, or at

Pomeroy Living History Farm Herb and Garden Festival: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 21 and 1 to 5 p.m. May 22 at 20902 N.E. Lucia Falls Road, Yacolt. Herb and garden plants will be for sale at the festival, as well as vendors, entertainment and food for sale. Funds raised support educational programs. Admission and parking are free but donations will be accepted. 360-686-3537.

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens meeting: 1 p.m. May 31, 115 South Pekin Road, Woodland. Topic: A review of Lilac Days. Refreshments will be served. 360-606-7359 or

Vancouveria Garden Club: Meets 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. the third Thursday of every month at Covington House, 4201 Main St. Meetings vary; call for details. 360-936-6515.

Vancouver Chrysanthemum Society: Meets at 2:30 p.m. the third Monday of every month at Heritage Farm, 1919 N.E. 78th St. New members and visitors welcome. 360-896-7278.

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