April 24, 2014

September and Fall, 2012 Gardening Workshops, Affordable or FREE

 

The next programs are:  Soil, Rainwater and More , Sept. 24 and 27th; Home Composting,  September 29th; and

Perfect Picks Plants, October 1st and 3rd.  These are all free programs.

 

Below please find:

1)   An overview of fall gardening related programs – information provided by UC Master Gardeners.

2) A List of some of the Upcoming Workshops available.

Overview of fall, gardening related programs – information provided by UC Master Gardeners.

Upcoming Workshops • Napa & Yountville  -Sign up now!

Water-Wise Landscaping Workshop Series – Napa & St. Helena, FREE
Topics are designed for Napa Valley residents interested in maintaining and beautifying their landscape while keeping water bills low.

Yardwaste Prevention & Home Composting Classes
Napa County residents can register online for a free class!

LEARN to turn yardwaste into wonderfully rich compost for your garden.  DISCOVER the basics of home composting, composting with worms and grasscycling. BECOME familiar with tools, types of bins and the ins and outs of recycling yardwaste, garden waste, and even some food waste.

Farmers Markets – Napa & St. Helena
UC Master Gardeners of Napa County staff an information booth at local farmers markets.  Bring your home gardening questions or stop by and say hello!

Food Day , October 27th, presented by the Napa Local Food Advisory Council
Stop by the Napa Farmers Market on Saturday, October 27, 7:30 am – 12 noon.  Local food & gardening education, resources & kids activities.

Harvest Day, October 27th,  Connolly Ranch Education Center
Enjoy a free family program!  Meet farm animals, worm wiggly participants & garden docents.

Have home gardening questions?
UC Master Gardeners of Napa County are available to provide the public with free home gardening advice.
Call, e-mail or drop by the office with your questions or plant samples.

Gardening Resources
View the latest UC information on garden pests and diseases!

Great Gift Ideas – Books written by UC Master Gardeners of Napa County
A Month-by-Month Guide to Gardening in Napa County –  easy to understand gardening info! Trees of the Napa Valley -  stories about some of the finest trees in the Valley! View more gift ideas….UC Publications

 List of Some of the Upcoming Workshops,  2012: 

September 8, 2012 Worm Composting City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 10, 2012 Sprinkler Smarts – Water-Wise Workshop – Napa City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 12, 2012 Sprinkler Smarts – Water-Wise Workshop – St. Helena, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 15, 2012 Critters in the Garden UC Master Gardeners of Napa County
September 17, 2012 Deciphering Drip – Water-Wise Workshop – Napa, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 19, 2012 Deciphering Drip – Water-Wise Workshop – St. Helena, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 24, 2012 Soils & Rainwater & More – Water-Wise Workshop – Napa, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 26, 2012 Soils & Rainwater & More – Water-Wise Workshop – St. Helena, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
September 29, 2012 Home Composting Workshop, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
October 1, 2012 Perfect Plant Picks – Water-Wise Workshop – Napa, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
October 3, 2012 Perfect Plant Picks – Water-Wise Workshop – St. Helena, FREE City of Napa/UC Master Gardeners Napa County
October 6, 2012 Be Successful with Citrus! UC Master Gardeners of Napa County
November 3, 2012 Fruit Tree Selection & Planting UC Master Gardeners of Napa County

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Comments

  1. Antonio says:

    Thanks for sharing this info.