Fall 2018 Natural Yard Care Workshops

Sign up to reserve your spot at one, two, or all three of our free natural yard care workshops this fall! 

#1 - Healthy Lawns and Gardens from the Ground Up


October 2, 7 – 9 p.m.


Healthy soil is the key to vibrant and hearty lawns and gardens. Join us to learn what makes soil work for your plants and how you can improve it to keep them growing stress-free, reduce maintenance, and save water. We will also talk about the best lawn choices for our region and how to manage weeds in your lawn naturally. This is an indoor lecture-based workshop. 
Mulching a plant
Location: Bothell Operations Center, 21233 20th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021 (map it!)

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Camas (common) with dicentra and ribes in background

#2 - Smart Plant Choices for Northwest Gardens


October 9, 7 – 9 p.m.


We’ll introduce you to some beautiful plants that will thrive in your yard’s conditions. Learn how to design and plant a garden that will weather our wet winters and dry summers – while remaining vibrant, healthy, and low maintenance. We will also talk about the best planting techniques to make sure your plants get the best start possible in your garden. This is an indoor lecture-based workshop. 

Location: Bothell Operations Center, 21233 20th Ave SE, Bothell, WA 98021 (map it!)

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#3 - Hands-on Natural Yard Care Basics


October 13, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Join us for a free, hands-on demonstration of basic yard care and planting techniques. Not sure how to use mulch? Worried that you’re not planting to the right depth? Want to know how an aerator works? Here’s your chance to get the “dirt” on natural yard care. Work with the experts and get answers to your questions.
  • Planting and mulching demonstrations will begin at 10 a.m. and end by noon.
  • Aeration demonstration will begin at noon and end by 2 p.m.  
Girl working in garden
This is an outdoor hands-on workshop. Dress for the weather and be prepared to play in the dirt!

Location:
 Centennial Park, 1129 208th St SE, Bothell, WA 98021 (map it!)

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