Local events


Jan. 30

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. 31

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

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: 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 or 702-900-2552

Feb. 1

What: Fresh52 farmers market

Where: Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd.

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

Cost: Varies by product

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

What: Gardens guided walk. Join Springs Preserve experts for a guided walk through the 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: Shade Tree Selection &Care

Where: All Star Nursery locations

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

Info: 866-584-7827

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Junior Master Gardener program; eight-session gardening education program for children ages 7-12.

Where: For north valley: Clark County Center for Urban Food Production (Horse Road/Decatur)

When: 9 a.m. to noon twice monthly on Saturdays, beginning Feb. 1.

Cost: $50 for eight sessions. Students must register.

Info: For information or to register, contact Karyn Johnson at 702-257-5523 or email johnsonk@unce.unr.edu. Contact Johnson for children outside age range for scheduled family gardening dates.

Feb. 2

What: Fresh52 farmers market

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

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

Cost: Varies by product

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

Feb. 4

What: Carnation Garden Club meeting followed by Ikenobo Ikebana demonstration by Muriel Schrivner

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

When: 9:30 a.m. to noon

Cost: Free

Info: 702-778-3396 or 702-233-3321

Feb. 8

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Junior Master Gardener program; eight-session gardening education program for children ages 7-12.

Where: For south valley: Lifelong Learning Center’s Outdoor Education Center (Interstate 215/Windmill Lane)

When: 9 a.m. to noon twice monthly on Saturdays, beginning Feb. 8.

Cost: $50 for eight sessions. Students must register.

Info: For information or to register, contact Karyn Johnson at 702-257-5523 or email johnsonk@unce.unr.edu. Contact Johnson for children outside age range for scheduled family gardening dates.

What: Kids Gardening Club designed for children ages 3-11; parents or guardian must attend.

Where: Star Nursery, all locations, including Pahrump

When: 10 a.m.

Cost: Free

Info: starnursery.com; advance registration requested

Feb. 11

What: Sunset Garden Club’s “Tomatoes, The Passion Fruit! ” presented by Lori Evans, master gardener, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.

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

When: noon

Cost: Free, open to public

Info: President Nancy Lee Loesch, 407-7128 or check www.sunsetgardenclubofnv.org

Feb. 15

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s workshop on Gardening in Small Places: Vegetables, taught by Dr. Angela O’Callaghan.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Cost: $25, includes class material

Info: Class space is limited and preregistration is required. To register, call Elaine Fagin at fagine@unce.unr.edu or call 702-257-5573. To register online, visit http://bit.ly/1e3kth9.

What: Seminar: Spring Vegetable and Herb Gardening

Where: All Star Nursery locations

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

Info: 866-584-7827

What: “Time for Tomatoes!” taught by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Helen Brown

Where: Clark County Center for Sustainable Urban Food Production, 4600 Horse Road, North Las Vegas.

When: 9-10 a.m.

Cost: A $5 donation is requested.

Feb. 20

What: “Time for Tomatoes!” taught by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Helen Brown

Where: University Medical Center’s Family Resource Center, 1120 Shadow Lane

When: 10-11 a.m.

Cost: A $5 donation is requested.

Info: Preregistration required. To reserve a space, call Amy Runge at the Family Resource Center at 702-383-2229.

Feb. 22

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s workshop on Gardening in Small Places: Pruning, taught by Dr. Angela O’Callaghan.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Cost: $25, includes class material

Info: Class space is limited and preregistration is required. To register, call Elaine Fagin at fagine@unce.unr.edu or call 702-257-5573. To register online, visit http://bit.ly/1e3kth9.

Feb. 27

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the South Valley Rose Society educational meeting: Soil, soil additives, fertilizers &irrigation, with Frank J. Rausher, certified horticulturist, Star Nursery and NevadaGardens.com

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 7 p.m.

Info: Free and open to the public; for more information, call the Master Gardener Help Desk at 702-257-5555 or email lvmastergardeners@unce.unr.edu.

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