Thursday, October 18, 2012
Tsugawa Nursery: 410 E. Scott Ave., Woodland. Events are free unless noted. * Register: Tsugawa Nursery or 360-225-8750.
Bonsai — Strange and Unique: 11 a.m. Oct. 20. Bonsai experts will be on hand to show interesting and unique bonsai, including indoor bonsai, and what to do to make them thrive.
Topiary Workshop:11 a.m. Oct. 27. Bring your garden gloves and learn how to create and maintain spiral topiary. $70, includes supplies. Registration required.
Shorty's Garden and Home: 10006 Mill Plain Blvd. Events are free unless noted. * Register: 360-892-7880 or Shorty's Gardening and Home.
Landscaping with Drought-Tolerant Plants: 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 20. Join Marianne Filbert as she discusses trees, shrubs and perennials that beat the heat and require very little water.
Harvest Wreaths: 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 20. Join Kellie Sinclair in designing and creating your own fall-themed mini gourd wreath. $25 covers all the assembly, gourds and parts.
Mini-Gardening: 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 21. Join the staff in this hands-on class in building, designing and planting miniature gardens. $15 fee is credited toward purchase of a container or the provided cedar box for planting.
Attracting Birds to Your Sustainable Landscape: 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 30 at Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St. Experts from the Audubon Society of Portland talk about things you can do to create a place where the birds will want to come. Each participant will also leave with a bag of nesting materials designed to provide an additional lure for birds. * For additional information, contact Erika Johnson at 397-6060 ext 5738. Register at Brown Paper Tickets.
Annual Chrysanthemum Show: Noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 3 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 4. Presentation by Sogetsu School of Ikebana at 2 p.m. Nov. 3. Plants and blooms will be for sale at the Clark Public Utilities Building Community Room, 1200 Fort Vancouver Way. Show entries must be submitted from 1 to 6 p.m. Nov. 2. Show admission is free.
NatureScaping presents Gardening with Pets: 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 20, Garden Delights Farm, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Learn about pet-friendly plants and those to avoid. Fee: $15. * Register: email@example.com.
Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens meeting: 1 p.m. Oct. 30, 115 South Pekin Road, Woodland. General meeting and election of officers. Refreshments will be served. * 360-606-7359 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Camas-Washougal Community Garden Club: 1 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month, Camas Community Center, 1817 S.E. Seventh Ave., Camas. *360-210-8012.
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. * 360-896-7278.
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