Local events


Jan. 12

What: Las Vegas Flower Arrangers' Guild. Members will discuss dual, two-sided, designs and plans for creative flower arrangements for Chinese new year. Guests are welcome.

Where: Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive

When: 9-11:30 a.m.

Cost: Free

Info: President Judy Stebbins, 259-6459 or visit nevadagardenclubs.com

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 579-9661 or bob. drabicki@winderfarms.com

What: Fremont East Entertainment District farmers market

Where: Azul nightclub, 115 N. Seventh St.

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

Cost: Varies by product

Info: 672-0222

What: Bet on the Farm! farmers market

Where: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., upper level of Desert Living Center

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

Cost: Varies by product; vendors only accept cash.

Info: 822-7700

Jan. 13

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 579-9661 or bob. drabicki@winderfarms.com

Jan. 14

What: Ikenobo Ikebana Society, Nevada Chapter, flower arranging workshop. Fresh flowers will be used. Today and Tuesday's sessions are for advanced students; Monday's session is for beginners. All will focus on a shoka style for the new year.

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

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Also offered Jan 16 and 17.

Info: 496-3763 for more information

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 900-2552

What: Orchard class

Bob Morris will teach the session focusing on fertilizing fruit trees and pest control.

Where: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Orchard, 4600 Horse Drive, North Las Vegas

When: 9, 10 and 11 a.m.

Cost: $5 donation

Info: Bob Morris, extremehort@aol .com or orchard, 257-5532

What: Pruning workshop

This two-hour workshop covers how to prune to train, maintain and improve growth in plants. Basic techniques will be covered along with a focus on ornamental trees.

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

When: 8:30-10:30 a.m.; also Sunday

Cost: $10 members; $15 nonmembers

Info: 822-7700

What: Gardens plant tour

Participants will tour the Gardens, learning about unusual Mojave native and desert Southwest plants.

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

When: 10:30-11:30 a.m.; also Sunday

Cost: $3 members; general admission plus $5 nonmembers

Info: 822-7700

What: Basics of pruning

Participants will learn to prune and demystify pruning tasks .

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

When: 1:30-2:30 p.m.; also Sunday

Cost: $3 members; general admission plus $5 nonmembers

Info: 822-7700

Jan. 15

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 900-2552

Jan. 17

What: Las Vegas farmers market

Where: Garden Park, 10401 Garden Park Drive

When: 4-8 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: 562-2676, www.lasvegasfarmersmarket.com

n Please email calendar events to hsaylor@reviewjournal.com

 

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