Local events


March 27

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the South Valley Rose Society Practice event. Presented by Janet Schneider, former rose society president. How does one prepare to exhibit roses?

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 7 p.m.

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

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

March 28

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

March 29

What: Fresh52 farmers market

Where: Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd.

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

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

What: Las Vegas Flower Arrangers’ Guild’s Spring Flower Show: “Viva Las Vegas.” Familiar landmarks will be interpreted in floral designs, along with horticulture displays and educational exhibits.

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

When: noon to 4 p.m.; also March 30

Cost: Free, open to the public.

Info: Call 240-7420, or visit www.nevadagardenclubs.org

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

March 30

What: Fresh52 farmers market

Where: Sansone Park Place,. 9480 S. Eastern Ave. 89123.

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

Cost: Varies by product

What: Las Vegas Flower Arrangers’ Guild’s Spring Flower Show: “Viva Las Vegas.” Familiar landmarks will be interpreted in floral designs, along with horticulture displays and educational exhibits.

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

When: noon to 4 p.m

Cost: Free, open to the public.

Info: Call 240-7420, or visit www.nevadagardenclubs.org

April 3

What: Carnation Garden Club tour and meeting

Where: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Building E, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 9:45 a.m. to group together; 10 a.m. tour; after tour, luncheon meeting to follow

Info: Jackie Pucci or Carol Wright

April 5

What: Landscape Design with Native Plants in Mind by master gardener Denise McConnell. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Henderson Parks and Recreation Department.

Where: Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego (Intersection of Interstate 215 and 515)

When: 9 a.m.

Cost: Free, preregistration requested at cityofhenderson.com/parks

Info: Master Gardeners Help Desk, 702-257-5555

April 8

What: The program for this month’s Sunset Garden Club meeting will be “Lilies — Beyond Easter ” presented by master gardener panel: Brian Arnold, Jean Engelmann, Phyllis Ruth Hoffman, Joann Reckling. This meeting is open to the public.

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

When: noon

Cost: Free

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

April 12

What: Sunset Garden Club presents its 22nd annual Standard Flower Show. The theme will be “Adventures in Space”. Numerous floral designs will be on display as well as different varieties of horticulture that grow well in the Las Vegas area. The meeting is open to the public.

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

When: noon to 4 p.m.

Cost: Free

Info: President Nancy Lee Loesch, 702-407-7128 or check the website www.sunsetgardenclubofnv.org

What: Trees, Trees and More Trees by master gardener Jeneane Young. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Henderson Parks and Recreation Department.

Where: Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego (Intersection of Interstate 215 and 515)

When: 9 a.m.

Cost: Free, pre-registration requested at cityofhenderson.com/parks

Info: Master Gardeners, 702-257-5555

April 19

What: Choosing Plants (Vegetable, Fruit Trees, Herbs) by master gardener Linda McDonald. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Henderson Parks and Recreation Department.

Where: Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego (Intersection of Interstate 215 and 515)

When: 9 a.m.

Cost: Free, pre-registration requested at cityofhenderson.com/parks

Info: Master Gardeners, 702-257-5555

What: Gardening in Small Places: Understanding Your Irrigation workshop by M.L. Robinson, environmental horticulturist. Sponsored by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road.

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Cost: $25; class limited to 25. Preregistration required.

Info: Elaine Fagin, fagine@unce.unr.edu; 702-257-5573

April 24

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the South Valley Rose Society present “Rose Pests and Diseases: The Usual and Rare,” presented by Larry Kaplan, South Valley Rose Society yearbook editor.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

When: 7 p.m.

Cost: Free; open to public

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

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April 26

What: Let It Rot, Composting 101, by master gardener Pam Bridges. University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Henderson Parks and Recreation Department.

Where: Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego (Intersection of Interstate 215 and 515)

When: 9 a.m.

Cost: Free, pre-registration requested at cityofhenderson.com/parks

Info: Master Gardeners, 702-257-5555

May 31

What: Club Heads 4 Garden Beds Golf Tournament to benefit Desert Oasis High School Garden.

Where: Silverstone Golf Course, 8600 Cupp Drive

When: Registration begins at noon. Shotgun start at 1:30 p.m.

Cost: Varies

Info: Register Now at www.ecoinsurancegroup.com or contact Jennifer Davis at 702-799-6881, ext. 4010.

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