Tuesday, July 22nd 5:30-7:30pm River Friendly Landscaping & Weed Identification Workshopw/ the Truckee River Watershed Council Learn how you can help the Truckee River watershed through implementation and maintenance of river-friendly landscaping. Receive weed identification materials and learn how to identify, report and manage the spread of non-native invasive plants. Saturday, July 26th 4-6pm Truckee Tahoe Homemade Exchange A place where gardeners, backyard farmers, DIYers, vegans, carnivores, foodies, foragers and local/fair food advocates have a place to meet, share, learn and grow community. To learn more and join your local swapping club click here. Sunday, July 27th 5:30-6:30pm Q&A with Gary Romano from Sierra Valley Farms Local farmer and author of "Why I Farm" will be at the garden for a Q&A session on what it takes to grow delicious food for your family in high altitude areas. Tuesday, July 29th, 6:30-7:30pm Garden Committee Meeting Join us for a Garden Committee Meeting to discuss upcoming events and tasks for the Garden and see how you can get involved in this community project. Hope to see you there!
Wednesday, July 30th, 5:30-6:30pm Herbal Tea Making Workshop with Kelly Maresca Join the owner of Sunshine Organic Herbals for instruction on making a calming tea blend with herbs that easily grow in our local climate. Everyone will leave with a sample to enjoy at home! Get tickets HERE!
Tuesday, August 5th, 5-7pm Fall Seed Planting Workshop with Sharon Freewoman With abundant sunshine and cool temperatures, fall greens are the tastiest of the season. Fall is an ideal time to plant cover crops, green manures and garlic bulbs. Join local Garden Guru, Sharon Freewoman for a workshop on fall planting. Seeds for cool weather crops and all planting supplies will be provided. Get tickets HERE!
Sunday, August 10th, 5-7pm Summer Harvest Celebration! Share an evening with our 2014 Garden Bed Partners. Let's all enjoy a salad from our garden bounty and celebrate the success of our gardening efforts. Beverages, appetizers and utensils provided. All you need to bring are your harvesting tools and a smile! Get tickets HERE! Wednesday, August 13th, 5:30-6:30pm Crop Rotation Workshop with Kelly Boire Join local gardening guru, Kelly Boire, to learn about the importance of crop rotation for fall planting. Methods for protecting your crops through the colder nights ahead will be covered as well. Get tickets HERE!