FREE Water Wise Class Saturday, August 29 “How to Successfully Complete Your Garden Retrofit in 120 Days”

 

OFGFREE Water Wise Class, Saturday, August 29, 10am-11:30am in Ventura “How To Successfully Complete Your Garden Retrofit in 120 Days.”

For more information, CLICK HERE.

REGISTER ON EVENTBRITE  – It’s FREE!  CLICK HERE.

RSVP TODAY, FREE Water Wise Gardens Class, Saturday, March 7

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Reserve your seat today for the FREE Water Wise Gardens Class (“Water Wise Gardening and Lawn Alternatives with Lisa Burton), Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 10am to 11:30am at the City of Ventura Public Works Sanjon Maintenance Yard at 336 Sanjon Road, Ventura.waterwise-logo

Rethink the traditional American lawn when you learn about gorgeous turf alternatives and native, climate appropriate plants. In this class, you’ll also find out how to convert your spray irrigation to drip! RSVP: https://waterwisegardens.eventbrite.com

The classes are presented by the City of Ventura, Ventura Water, Ewing and Green Thumb International/Ventura.  Check out the full schedule, click here.

Also visit, cityofventura.net/water/landscape

Listen to the PODCAST from the FREE Water Wise Class:  Ocean Friendly Gardens

Listen to the FREE PODCAST

 

LISTEN TO THE WATER WISE PODCAST with Jill Santos: LISTEN, CLICK HERE.

Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST: The New California Water Wise Yard

 

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Get Water Wise with the NEW California Yard

If you haven’t already recognized the “new normal” California landscape, shifting from resource intensive, turf-centric landscapes to something truly “green,” such as an Ocean Friendly or Native Garden, there are a number of things  you can do to drought-proof your landscape and make it mores sustainable.  In this PODCAST, Sustainable Ventura News’ Maryann Ridini Spencer talks to City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Jill Sarick Santos about water wise gardens.SVNewslogosmall

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST, CLICK HERE.

Visit: CityofVentura.net/Water/Landscape for great lawn and garden tips and RSVP for FREE WATER WISE CLASSES!

FREE Water Wise Class: Urban Gold Garden Class on Saturday, November 9

Environmental Specialist Jill Sarick talks to a full house at the FREE Water Wise Class held Saturday, October 12 in Ventura.

Environmental Specialist Jill Sarick talks to a full house at the FREE Water Wise Class held Saturday, October 12 in Ventura.

The third class in the FREE Water Wise Gardening series, Urban Gold, takes place on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 10:00am-11:30am at the City of Ventura Public Works Maintenance Yard, 336 Sanjon Road in Ventura.

Find out how to improve the water holding capacity and biology of your soil to create a health compost, compost teas and natural humates that improve soil vitality, the foundation of thriving gardens.

The Water Wise Gardening series has been extremely popular.  Over 50 attendees have attended the last two class sessions.

The event is hosted by Aqua-flo and refreshments are provided.

An Ocean Friendly Garden in Ventura.

An Ocean Friendly Garden in Ventura.

To Register for the class and for more information, visit:  http://www.cityofventura.net/water/landscape

Also contact:  Jill Sarick (805) 652-4501 or email:  jsarick@cityofventura.net

Listen to the Podcast from the October 12, 2013 Water Wise Ocean Friendly Gardens Class.

Watch the VIDEO from the first September 12, 2013 Water Wise Class:  SoCal Bloomers

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