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Quarterly Workshop Series
Mastering Your Home Garden
- Saturday Workshops, specifically designed for Ventura County Home Gardeners, focus on seasonal garden tasks
- Half day of informative gardening education
- Presentations by University of California advisors and horticulture experts
- $30 registration fee includes:
- Two morning presentations
- Continental breakfast
- Opportunity to shop for plants at the Master Gardener Potting Shed
"Growing Enviable Orchids and Roses"
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|Home Garden Workshop - Orchids and Roses - Santa Paula||8/16/2014|
|Irrigation 101 - Thousand Oaks||8/23/2014|
|Home Garden Workshop - Designing & Implementing a Waterwise Landscape - Santa Paula||9/13/2014|
|Lawn Alternatives/Composting - Thousand Oaks||9/27/2014|
|Waterwise Gardening - Thousand Oaks||10/25/2014|
|Home Garden Workshop - Gifts from the Garden - Santa Paula||11/8/2014|
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Spiders and Spiders, Oh, My!
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