Home and garden events, Sept. 20-Oct. 11

Sept. 20

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension workshop on “Gardening in Small Places: Using Native and Desert Adapted Plants,” by M.L. Robinson

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

Info: Class space is limited and pre-registration is required; a $25 fee includes class materials. To register, email Elaine Fagin at fagine@unce.unr.edu or call 702-257-5573.

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners’ tour: “What Survived the Summer.”

When: 10 a.m. to about 11:30 a.m.

Where: Demonstration Gardens Lifelong Learning Center (meet in courtyard), 8050 Paradise Road.

Info: Free and open to public. Walking shoes, hats, water, etc., suggested. Groups (five or more people) are requested to call Ann Edmunds, program coordinator, at 702-257-5587 at least two weeks in advance. For more information, call or email the Master Gardener Help Desk (lvmastergardeners@unce.unr.edu) at 702-257-5555 or visit Facebook at facebook.com/MasterGardenersOfSouthernNevada.

What: Fresh52 farmers market

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

Where: Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd.

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.

When: 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.; also Sunday

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

Cost: Free for members; included with general admission

Info: 702-822-7700

Sept. 21

What: Fresh 52 Farmers Market

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

Where: Sansone Park, 9480 S. Eastern Ave.

Cost: Varies by product

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

Sept. 25

What: “Creating an Organic Garden” by the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the South Valley Rose Society

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road (215 Beltway and Windmill Lane)

Info: Free and open to 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

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Downtown Events Plaza, 240 Water St., Henderson

Cost: Varies by product

Info: Dave Star at 702-579-9661 or bob.drabicki@winderfarms.com

Sept. 26

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

What: Country Fresh farmers market

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson

Cost: Varies by product

Info: Dave Star at 702-579-9661 or bob.drabicki@winderfarms.com

Oct. 1

What: Ikenobo Ikebana beginners’ workshops, freestyle

When:10 a.m.-noon

Where: 4110 N. Martin Luther King Blvd. Park complex located one block south of Craig Road, North Las Vegas

Info: Call sensei at 702-496-3763 and confirm your attendance.

Oct. 4

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners’ tour: “Time to Plan(t).”

When: 10 a.m. to about 11:30 a.m.

Where: Demonstration Gardens Lifelong Learning Center (meet in courtyard), 8050 Paradise Road.

Info: Free and open to public. Walking shoes, hats, water, etc., suggested. Groups (five or more people) are requested to call Ann Edmunds, program coordinator, at 702-257-5587 at least two weeks in advance. For more information, call or email the Master Gardener Help Desk (lvmastergardeners@unce.unr.edu) at 702-257-5555 or visit Facebook at facebook.com/MasterGardenersOfSouthernNevada.

What: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s one-day workshop “Gardening in Small Places: Tree Selection and Care” by Laura Eisenberg

When: 8 a.m. to noon

Where: Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road

Info: Class space is limited to 25 and pre-registration is required; $25 fee per class covers class materials

To register, email Elaine Fagin at fagine@unce.unr.edu or call 702-257-5573.

Oct. 11

What: Southern Area Master Gardeners’ class: “Crops to Grow,” by Master Gardener Jeanne Toscano in conjunction with Henderson Parks and Recreation Department

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Acacia Park, 50 Casa Del Fuego, Henderson

Info: Free, pre-registration requested at www.cityofhenderson.com/parks and click on Online Registration. For more information, call the Master Gardener Help Line at 702-257-5556.

What: Ikenobo Ikebana regular workshop, shoka and freestyles

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

Where: 4110 N. Martin Luther King Blvd. Park complex located 1 block south of Craig Road, North Las Vegas

Info: Call sensei at 702-496-3763 and confirm your attendance.

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