Garden calendar

By Linda Lutes, Columbian Photo Systems Coordinator



Clark County

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

o Root-over-rock workshop: 11 a.m. Feb. 16. Learn how to carve and drill rock to prepare it for planting. Fee: $35, includes plant, rock, pot and soil. Preregistration is required.nEarly spring vegetables for your garden: 11 a.m. Feb. 23. Learn about planting and growing early spring vegetables.

Pruning class: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 16, at Daybreak Gardens, 25321 N.E. 72nd Ave., Battle Ground. Classroom lecture and outdoor demonstration. Fee $25. Register at 360-687-5641.

Building healthy soil: 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 16 atCenter for Agricultural, Scientific and Environmental Education, Room 206, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Joan Veach, master composter, recycler and gardener, will explore the relationship between organic amendments and the soil food web, an ecosystem of microbes, bugs and worms. $15; free for members. Register: or

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens meeting: 1 p.m. Feb. 26, 115 South Pekin Road, Woodland. Ruth Wendt conducts program on “Keeping a Garden Journal.” Refreshments will be served. 360-606-7359 or

Resources for managing your land workshop: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26 at Center for Agricultural, Scientific and Environmental Education, Room 206, 11104 N.E. 149th St., Brush Prairie. Learn tips on how to best manage your property. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions, meet other local farmers, and learn about resources available in Clark County. Free. Register or 360-397-6060 ext. 5705.

Rain barrel workshop: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 20 and 9 to 11 a.m. April 13, Heritage Farm, 1919 N.E. 78th St. Workshop includes instruction on assembly and installation, barrel, parts and snacks. Fee: $35. Register: or 360-397-6060, ext. 5712.

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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