Thursday, July 5, 2012
Tsugawa Nursery: 410 E. Scott Ave., Woodland. Events are free unless noted. * Register: 360-225-8750 or Tsugawa Nursery.
Plant Diagnostics: Drop in between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. July 14. Bring plant problems and we will answer questions about plant diseases and pests.
Herbs: 1 p.m. July 21. Explore the world of herbs. Learn about the good ones, the ones that behave and ones that tend to run away. Register online as space is limited.
Turn Spoils into Soils: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 14 at the Wildlife Botanic Gardens at the Center for Agricultural, Scientific and Environmental Education, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Master composters and recyclers will demonstrate composting techniques and different composting systems, and answer questions about composting and vermicomposting. * 360-882-0936, ext. 224.
Prune Like A Pro: 10 a.m. to noon July 21 at the Center for Agricultural, Scientific and Environmental Education, room 206, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Steve Hiestand, arborist, master gardener and owner of Pruning Pro, will offer instruction on how to properly prune branches on trees and shrubs. Nature-Scaping classes are free for members or $15 per class for nonmembers. Register * firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.comMaster
Master Gardener Training: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays for 12 weeks starting Sept. 12. Fee of $175 payable at registration; an additional fee of $70 will be charged by Washington State University in September and is payable online when you register for the online portion of training. * Information, registration forms: WSU Master Gardener
Open Garden Tour: Mount Pleasant Iris Farm, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays through Sundays through July 15. Free. Six miles east of Washougal on state Highway 14. * 360-835-1016.
Family Wormshop: 10 a.m. to noon June 30 at Columbia Springs, 12208 S.E. Evergreen Highway. Learn the basics of vermicomposting and prepare bedding for a wormbin. Bin and worms provided. Children must be at least 5 to participate, $35. Registration required. * Columbia Springs
Fort Vancouver Rose Society meeting: 7 to 9 p.m. first Thursday of the month, Clark County Genealogy Annex, 7165 Grand Blvd. Free. * 360-696-1331.
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. third Mondays, Heritage Farm, 1919 N.E. 78th St. * 360-896-7278.
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