Garden calendar



Tsugawa Nursery: 410 E. Scott Ave., Woodland. Events are free unless noted. * Register: 360-225-8750 or Tsugawa Nursery.

11 a.m. Jan. 14: Basics of indoor gardening and seed starting.

11 a.m. Jan. 21: Defining a deciduous bonsai to enhance its winter silhouette.

Fort Vancouver Rose Society meeting: 7 to 9 p.m. the first Thursday of each month, Clark County Genealogy Annex, 7165 Grand Blvd. Meet rose lovers and learn from experts. Free. * 360-696-1331.

Fruit Tree Stewards Program: Class session from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. every fourth Wednesday from January to June; hands-on field session from 9 a.m. to noon every fourth Saturday. Free to Clark County residents in exchange for volunteer time caring for neighborhood trees. The program will cover tree biology, pruning technique, pest and disease management, grafting, native pollinators, fruit thinning and summer maintenance. * Contact Kim Hack, or 971-285-7372.

All About Lavender: 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 21 at Center for Agricultural, Scientific and Environmental Education, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Room 206, Brush Prairie. Mary Jones, owner of Scented Acres Lavender Farm, will help you learn the smells and feel of different types of lavender used in sachets, cooking and wreath making. Free to NatureScaping members; $15 for nonmembers. * Register: or

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens: 1 p.m. Jan. 31, 115 S. Pekin Road, Woodland. Business meeting: focus on 2012. Refreshments. * 360-606-7359.

Vancouveria Garden Club: 12:30 to 3 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month, Covington House, 4201 Main St. * 360-936-6515.

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

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