Local events


April 10

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 11

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 12

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

What: Sunset Garden Club presents its 22nd annual Standard Flower Show: “Adventures in Space.” Numerous floral designs and different varieties of horticulture that grow well in the Las Vegas area will be on display. 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 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 13

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

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: Ikenobo Ikebana workshop, Rikka style

Where: Japanese American Cultural League Community Center, 1401 S. Arville St.

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Info: Reservation required. Call sensei Muriel at 702-496-3763 for information and to make a reservation

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 21

What: Ikenobo Ikebana workshop, Rikka style

Where: Japanese American Cultural League Community Center, 1401 S. Arville St.

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Info: Reservation required. Call sensei Muriel at 702-496-3763 for information and to make a reservation

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

When: 9 a.m.

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

Info: Master Gardeners, 702-257-5555

May 1

What: Carnation Garden Club meeting

Where: The Springs Preserve for a guided tour — remember, walking shoes, hat and water.

When: Meet at 9:30-9:45 a.m. Tour will begin at 10 a.m. Please be prompt.

Cost: $12 per person, includes fee for guide. Reservations are required.

Info: Call 702-233-3321 or 702-778-3396 for information or to make reservations. Luncheon meeting will follow at Lucille’s in The District.

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