Garden Calendar



Clark County

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

• Pruning fruit trees: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Jan. 25. Learn to control growth, remove dead or diseased wood, and stimulate the formation of fruit buds.

•Dormant spraying for fruit trees: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Jan. 25. Learn to prevent the spread of fungal diseases and control harmful insects.

•What to do in the garden in February: 11 a.m. Feb. 1. Monthly seminar on maintenance in the landscape and garden.

• Root-over-rock workshop: 11 a.m. Feb. 15. Workshop will focus on how to create your own root-over-rock project. $35 fee includes plant, rock, pot and soil.

• Getting started in the vegetable garden: 11 a.m. Feb. 8. Learn information on growing early spring vegetables.

Master composter/recycler training: 6 to 8:30 p.m., Thursdays, Feb. 6 through April 10 at CASEE, Building B, Room 206, 11104 N.E. 149th St. Brush Prairie. A 10-session course on backyard composting, vermicomposting, recycling, greener consumer choices, green building and interpretive techniques. Free for members or $15 per class. Membership is $20 per year or $15 for seniors. Register: or 360-737-1160.

WSU master gardeners Get Growing: Introduction to vegetable gardening series: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 8, March 8, April 12 and May 10. From seed to harvest, through hands-on and small group classes, participants will learn about soil preparation, crop selection, pest and disease management, irrigation and more. Location announced at registration. $35 for the series. Register: Information: Erika Johnson, or 360-397-6060, ext. 5738.

WSU master gardeners fruit tree pruning: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 1. Monica Maggio of Core Home Fruit Services LLC will teach general pruning theory, followed by hands-on pruning practice. Location announced at time of registration. $45. Register:

Camas-Washougal Community Garden Club: 1 p.m. fourth Wednesday of each month, Camas Community Center, 1718 S.E. Seventh Ave., Camas. 360-210-8012.

Ridgefield Garden Club: 9:30 a.m. Jan. 16 at Church of the Nazarene, 747 Pioneer St., Ridgefield. Visiting and refreshments for the first half-hour; program begins at 10 a.m. and will feature a speaker from Chapman Nursery. 360-887-3866.

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens meeting: 1 p.m. Jan. 21, 115 S. Pekin Road, Woodland. Refreshments will be served. or 360-606-7359.

Minnehaha Garden Gate Club: 10 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month at Minnehaha Grange, 4905 N.E. St. Johns Blvd., Vancouver. 360-992-2939.

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

Vancouver Chrysanthemum Society: 2:30 p.m. third Mondays, Heritage Farm, 1919 N.E. 78th St., Vancouver. 360-696-9617.