PLANNING AHEAD: Our friend Cathi Vargas from the CC Public Works Department says “Spread the Word & Save the Date!” Some FREE gardening workshops coming to town next year, sponsored by the Los Angeles County Smart Gardening Program. Everyone welcome— from beginners to the more advanced. See descriptions below. No reservations needed. Each class 1.5 hours.
PLUS, AVAILABLE ONLY FOR WORKSHOP ATTENDEES… Composting and Vermicomposting bins at a discounted price. (scroll to the bottom of this post for a peek)
Hands-on instruction on composting, worm composting, and grass-cycling, plus water-wise and fire-wise gardening.
Introduction to organic gardening, how to landscape with native friendly and drought tolerant plants, and integrated pest management (environmental ways to control pests).
Veteran’s Memorial Building,
4117 Overland Ave.,
Culver City, CA 90230
The Garden Room
BEGINNING WORKSHOP DATES
• Saturday, February 22, 2014
• Saturday, July 26, 2014
ADVANCED WORKSHOP DATES
• Saturday, April 19, 2014
• Saturday, October 25, 2014
For more information call PW Environmental Programs and Operations at 310/253-6411
or see the L.A. County webpage at http://www.ladpw.org/epd/sg/
Discounted Composting Bins!
Here’s a peek at what you can order once the workshop dates get a little closer…
(AVAILABLE ONLY to Smart Gardening Workshop Attendees)
—Cash or check only, limit 2 bins per household—