FREE Green Living Series:
Glendale Green Living Series
Get inspired, informed and save on energy and water. The Glendale Conservation & Sustainable Living Office offers a Green Living series of free classes in the spring and fall. Green Living classes take place in the Auditorium at the Glendale Main Library (5959 W. Brown St.). Register at 623-930-3760 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Fall 2018 Schedule
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Sat. | Sept. 22nd | 10 a.m. to Noon
Vegetable Gardening in Containers and Raised Beds
Don’t let a small yard limit your vegetable gardening opportunities. Growing plants in containers and raised beds is a great way to make the most out of small spaces. Pam Perry, Maricopa County Master Gardener, will talk about the different types of containers and raised beds, soil amendments, plants, and watering requirements.
Sat. | Oct. 13th | 10 a.m. to Noon
Year-Round Color in the Desert
Get year-round color in your landscape by knowing the blooming seasons of different Arizona-friendly plants. Kirti Mathura, author of “The Arizona Low-Desert Flower Garden,” will showcase dozens of colorful, water-wise plants that will complement your existing landscape. Let your yard shine in technicolor all year long!
Wed. | Oct. 24th | 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Rainwater Harvesting Made Easy
Have you been interested in harvesting rain water at home, but not sure where to start? Let Jo Miller, Landscape Designer, guide you through the steps of designing a simple rainwater system that passively captures rainwater in the landscape. Help your plants thrive off additional rainwater, which is “liquid gold” in the desert!
Wed. | Nov. 7th | 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Small Trees for Small Yards
Do you have a small yard but still want to benefit from having trees? Jonathan Manning, Certified Arborist, will introduce small to medium sized tree species that are well suited to our arid climate. It’s all about the right tree in the right space with the right care.
Spring 2018 Schedule
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- Landscape Design with Water in Mind
- Vegetable Gardening in the Low Desert
- Xeriscape Garden Walk and Talk
- The Giving Tree: Desert Tree Care Class
- Irrigation Repair and Maintenance