Home and Garden calendar of events


Oct. 24

What: Garden workshop

Master gardeners from the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the South Valley Rose Society are presenting a class about rose oil production and distillation. Bob Morris, professor emeritus for the University of Nevada and garden columnist for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, will teach the session.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 7 p.m.

Cost: Free

Info: 702-257-5555 or visit www. facebook.com/mastergardenersof southernnevada

Oct. 25

What: Fresh52 farmers market

Where: Town Square Las Vegas, 6689 Las Vegas Blvd. South

When: 3-7 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: www.fresh52.com

Oct. 26

What: Garden workshop

“Composting” is the title of the session. Participants will learn the basics of composting, including water, containers, time and materials.

Where: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd.

When: 8:30-10:30 a.m.; also Sunday

Cost: $10 for members; $15 plus general admission for nonmembers

Info: 702-822-7700; advance registration required

What: Children’s garden workshop

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension master gardeners will teach the session for children of all ages. “Tricks or Treats” is the title of the session, which will have a festive Halloween theme.

Where: Acacia Demonstration Gardens, 50 Casa Del Fuego St., Henderson

When: 9 a.m.

Cost: Free

Info: 702-257-5555 or lvmaster gardeners@unce.unr.edu; advance registration requested at www.cityof henderson.com/parks

What: Kids Gardening Club

Designed for children ages 3-11; parents or guardian must attend. Lil’ Pumpkin Pots is the title of the session.

Where: All Star Nursery locations

When: 10 a.m.

Cost: Free

Info: starnursery.com; advance registration requested

What: Gardens guided walk

Join Springs Preserve experts for a guided walk through the gardens.

Where: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd.

When: 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.; also Sunday

Cost: Free for members; included with general admission

Info: 702-822-7700

What: Fall flower show

Nevada Garden Club will sponsor the show, themed “Nature’s Wonders — Flora and Fauna.” In addition to floral designs, which will be judged, there will be horticultural and educational exhibits.

Where: Nevada Garden Club Center, 3333 W. Washington Ave., in Lorenzi Park

When: noon to 4 p.m. Also Sunday.

Cost: Free

Info: Judy Stebbins, 702-259-6459

Oct. 27

What: Fresh52 farmers market

Where: Sansone Park Place, 9480 S. Eastern Ave.

When: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: www.fresh52.com or 702-900-2552

Please email calendar events to hsaylor@reviewjournal.com

 

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