Reminder: FREE Water-Efficient Landscaping Classes
Redwood City and the Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency (BAWSCA) present free Water Efficient Landscape Classes for the community. There are over 30 great classes offered throughout the peninsula, south bay, and east bay, with four of them in Redwood City. See the news release at www.redwoodcity.org/publicworks/water/LandscapingClasses.html
Here’s a reminder of the second one coming up in Redwood City:
“Water Efficient Drip Irrigation” – Saturday, April 14, from 9 am – noon. Redwood City Public Works Services, 1400 Broadway.
Learn about basic drip irrigation design and installation, choosing the right components, watering techniques, and system maintenance for your landscaping.
Registration is required – go to bawsca.org/classes or call (650) 349-3000.
There are lots of other Spring 2012 Water Efficient Landscaping Classes – register now! Go to www.bawsca.org/classes for the complete list of classes and workshops. The other Redwood City workshop coming up soon is “Hardscape Design” on Saturday, April 28 and repeated on May 19
These classes offer interesting and useful classroom lectures and hands-on workshops across a wide range of water efficient landscaping practices for your yard, including sustainable landscaping, use of California native and drought tolerant plants, creating healthy soil, understanding water conservation, alternatives to lawn, habitat gardening, edible landscaping, parent/child gardening workshop, water efficient irrigation practices, and hardscape design.