Local events


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; luncheon meeting to follow tour

Info: Jackie Pucci or Carol Wright

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

April 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: 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

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, 702-257-5555

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: 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

April 6

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

April 8

What: Sunset Garden Club’s “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’s 22nd annual Standard Flower Show: “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, preregistration 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, preregistration 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

What: Las Vegas Valley Rose Society Spring Rose Show

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

When: 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Cost: Free, open to the public

Info: 702-646-6048 or 702-873-6621

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

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, preregistration requested at cityofhenderson.com/parks

Info: Master Gardeners, 702-257-5555

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