Lawn Conversion Class
Saturday, Oct. 18 at 11:00 am
Our friends from stopwaste.org will be here to discuss converting your dry, thirsty lawn into a lush drought-tolerant landscape using the sheet mulching process. Sheet mulching uses cardboard and mulch to naturally break down the lawn. No need to physically remove the lawn. You will also get information on design and zone 7 rebates.
Fall Pruning with lita Gates
Saturday, Oct. 18 at 1:00 pm
Lita will get you ready for the pruning season. What is pruned when?? She’ll have all the answers for you.
Saturday, Oct. 18 at 11:00am – 3:00pm
Ed Zawada from Grirad’z Honeybees will be here sampling his many flavors of honey including local Pleasanton and Livermore. He will also have his live bee hive to show you and your children how bees interact with each other.
Saturday October 18 – October 19
Visit our Monarch butterfly display featuring live monarch butterflies.
Attracting birds, humming birds, and butterflies to your garden.
Sunday October 19 at 11 am
Science teacher Isabel Souto and our own Tyler will tag team this class. They will discuss what you need to provide to welcome more of these beautiful creatures to your garden. Free class.
Gardening 101: The Basics
Sunday October 19 at 1 pm
Learn how easy and fun gardening can be!! Join Bay-Friendly Landscape Professional & Garden Educator Lori Caldwell to learn the basics to be a successful first time gardener. Topics will include: healthy soil building, transplanting, plant choice by season, seeds vs. starts and non-toxic pest control.