Thursday, November 8, 2012
Tsugawa Nursery: 410 E. Scott Ave., Woodland. Events are free unless noted. Register: http://tsugawanursery.com or 360-225-8750.nWreaths and centerpieces: 1 p.m. Nov. 17. Learn to make Thanksgiving wreaths for the front door or a centerpiece. $35
Shorty’s Garden and Home: 10006 Mill Plain Blvd. Events are free unless noted. Register: 360-892-7880 or Shorty's website.
• Winterizing your landscape: 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 10. John Ellerton will demonstrate pruning basics, preventive tree and shrub care, and the top tasks for fall and winter.
• Thanksgiving centerpieces: 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 17. Kellie Sinclair will lead this hands-on class. $25 fee covers supplies.
• Hellebores for the Holidays & Beyond: 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 17. Join Katie Miller of Skagit Gardens to learn about uses for hellebores in holiday displays and centerpieces.
• Holiday Wreaths and Centerpieces: 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 24 and Dec. 1. Join Kellie Sinclair in designing, building and creating your own holiday wreaths, centerpieces, door swags and other indoor and outdoor Christmas accents.
Plant propagation: 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 17 at CASEE, Room 205, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Learn plant propagation techniques. Class will be indoors with a presentation on plant choice suggestions, the benefits of plant propagation; and weather dependent, a tour of the Wildlife Botanical Gardens. NatureScaping classes are free for members, or $15 for nonmembers. Register: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Columbia Springs' Stewardship Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 10 at Columbia Springs, 12208 S.E. Evergreen Highway. Volunteers younger than 14 need parental supervision, and teens younger than 16 need parental permission. Snacks, tools provided. Bring sturdy shoes, outdoor work clothing and water. Sign-up email email@example.com or 360-882-0936, ext. 23
Vermicomposting workshop: 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 10 at CASEE, Room 202, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Assemble and take home a fully functional worm bin for turning organic kitchen waste into a rich garden amendment. $35 per family. Fee covers cost of bin and redworms. Registration required. http://tinyurl.com/95mxkwt.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. 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. 360-696-9617.
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