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All Gardening Events from Today Onward (58 events)

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10/13/2014
Monday
4:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living

Link to this event

Ask a Master Gardener: Vegetable Gardening in Containers

Presented by Master Gardeners from the Pima County Cooperative Extension.

10/14/2014
Tuesday
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Green Living
Science & Nature
Teens

Link to this event

Plaza Planter Project Work Party

Join the community as we continue to spruce up the Plaza Planters in front of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library. Monthly work parties will be open to all - we'll weed, replant, turn soil and provide some TLC to the planters.

A Tucson Master Gardener will be available to answer your gardening questions.

10/15/2014
Wednesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Lobby
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living

Link to this event

Ask a Master Gardener

Troubled about your tomatoes? Baffled over basil? Confounded by your creosote?

Master Gardeners from the Pima County Cooperative Extension will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions. Turn your brown thumb to green by asking the experts!

10/23/2014
Thursday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Dusenberry-River
Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults

Adults 50+
Gardening

Link to this event

Father Kino's Herbs: Herbs and Fruits of the Old Missions

Presented by Jacqueline Soule.
Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book "Father Kino's Herbs: Growing and Using Them Today."

10/24/2014
Friday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature

Link to this event

Garden Talks

A representative from Pima County Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners will come and talk on a variety of plant topics that will interest experienced gardeners as well as those new to gardening.

10/25/2014
Saturday
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

Link to this event

Fruit and Vegetable Gardening in the Southwest: Eat Your Yard-Getting Started with an Edible Landscape

Presented by Jacqueline Soule.
Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book “Fruit and Vegetable Gardening in the Southwest.”

11/5/2014
Wednesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Gardening
Green Living
Science & Nature

Link to this event

Gardening Demonstrations

A representative from the Pima County Cooperative Extension service will offer gardening demonstrations.

This month's topic: Successful desert gardening.

11/5/2014
Wednesday
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Dewhirst-Catalina
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Health & Wellness

Link to this event

A Cook's Garden

Presented by Christina O'Connell.
A Cook's Garden is at the heart of every meal. Learn how to plan, plant and use fresh herbs and vegetables you can grow in your own Cook's Garden. Take home samples and simple recipes.

Space is limited for this event. Registration opens on Monday, October 6th, 2014. Please contact the Dewhirst-Catalina Branch Library at 520-594-5243 to reserve your space.

11/8/2014
Saturday
8:00am - 10:00am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Family
Gardening
Green Living
Science & Nature
Teens

Link to this event

Plaza Planter Project Work Party

Join the community as we continue to spruce up the Plaza Planters in front of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library. Monthly work parties will be open to all - we'll weed, replant, turn soil and provide some TLC to the planters.

A Tucson Master Gardener will be available to answer your gardening questions.

11/10/2014
Monday
4:00pm
Location:
Himmel Park
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living

Link to this event

Ask a Master Gardener

Troubled about your tomatoes? Baffled over basil? Confounded by your creosote? Master Gardeners from the Pima County Cooperative Extension will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions. Turn your brown thumb to green by asking the experts!

11/14/2014
Friday
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Woods Memorial
Large Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Science & Nature

Link to this event

Ask a Master Gardener

Master Gardeners from Pima County Cooperative Extension will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions. Turn your brown thumb to green by asking the experts!

11/15/2014
Saturday
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Health & Wellness
Science & Nature
Summer Reading

Link to this event

Success with Succulents: Succulent Wreaths and Centerpieces

Presented by Jacqueline Soule.
Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book “Success with Succulents: A Guide for Southern Arizona.”

11/19/2014
Wednesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Lobby
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living

Link to this event

Ask a Master Gardener

Troubled about your tomatoes? Baffled over basil? Confounded by your creosote?

Master Gardeners from the Pima County Cooperative Extension will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions. Turn your brown thumb to green by asking the experts!

11/22/2014
Saturday
8:30am - 9:30am
Location:
Joel D Valdez Main
Categories:
Adults
Adults 50+
Gardening
Green Living
Teens

Link to this event

Seed Library Volunteer Orientation

Share your love of gardening with others by becoming a Seed Library volunteer. Some volunteer activities may include:

  • Seed sorting and repacking
  • Help with seed saving workshops
  • Mentor new gardeners and seed savers
  • Help with Seed Library outreach and events
  • Plus many more opportunities!

The Seed Library welcomes volunteers of all abilities and interests, you don't have to have to gardening or seed saving experience to volunteer.

Please print and complete the volunteer form found here and bring it with you to the volunteer orientation.

RSVP to Karen Greene or Justine Hernandez at 791-4010 or via email Karen.Greene@pima.gov or Justine.Hernandez@pima.gov to get further instructions about the training.

12/3/2014
Wednesday
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Murphy-Wilmot
Small meeting room
Categories:
Adults
Gardening
Green Living
Science & Nature

Link to this event

Gardening Demonstrations

A representative from the Pima County Cooperative Extension service will offer gardening demonstrations.

This month's topic: Attracting native bees and pollinators.

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