Local events


Jan. 2

What: Country Fresh farmers market

Where: Downtown Events Plaza, 240 Water St., Henderson

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: Dave Star at 702-579-9661 or bob.drabicki@winderfarms.com

What: Bet on the Farm! farmers market

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

When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product; cash only

Info: 702-822-7700

Jan. 3

What: Downtown3rd farmers market

Where: Off U.S. Highway 95 and Casino Center Drive

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product; cash only

Info: 702-953-4321

Jan. 4

What: Country Fresh farmers market

Where: Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: Dave Star at 702-579-9661 or bob.drabicki@winderfarms.com

What: Join Springs Preserve experts for guided walk through botanical 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: Seminar: Rose Care &Pruning

Where: Star Nursery, all locations

When: 10 a.m., 2 p.m.

Info: 866-584-7827

Jan. 9

What: LV Flower Arrangers’ Guild demonstration and workshop on “Ikebana.” New members and guests welcome.

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

When: 9:30-11:30 a.m.; meetings second Thursday of each month

Cost: Free

Info: Call Pat Tarabek, secretary, at 702-604-9296 or at www.nevadagardenclubs.com

Jan. 11

What: Gardening in Small Places — Pruning, class taught by Dr. Angela O’Callaghan

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 9 a.m.-noon

Cost: $25, pre-registration required

Info: Call 702-257-5573 or email Elaine Fagin at fagine@unce.unr.edu

What: Las Vegas Valley Rose Society, Rose Pruning Demonstration

Where: 1112 Oak Tree Lane

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Cost: Free

What: Ikenobo Ikebana workshops: Design — Ouchi-Mikoshi Rikka

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., also Monday

Where: JACL Community Center, 1401 S. Arville St.

Info: Call Sensei Muriel at 702-496-3763 for more information and to make a reservation.

Jan. 14

What: Sunset Garden Club meeting, “Forest Update, ” presented by Jennifer Brickey, a botanist at Spring Mountain National Recreation Area. Open to public.

Where: Paseo Verde Library, 280 S. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson

When: noon

Cost: Free

Info: Call 702-407-7128 or visit www.sunsetgardenclubofnv.org.

Jan. 23

What: Winter Rose Pruning and Forcing Dormancy — Marie Kaplan, Master Gardener and Consulting Rosarian. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and South Valley Rose Society collaboration. Session covers winter pruning tips for different rose varieties.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89123

When: 7 p.m.

Cost: Free and open to public

Info: Master Gardener Help Desk at 702-257-5555 or email lvmastergardeners@unce.unr.edu.

 

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