TREE PRUNING CLINIC
Where: Carmichael Library, 5606 Marconi Ave., Sacramento
When: 10:30 a.m.-noon next Saturday
Details: Register at www.sactree.com/events; (916) 974-4333
Get your trees in tip-top shape with this free workshop, offered by the Sacramento Tree Foundation. Learn how to help your trees develop good structure and form. Various pruning tools will be presented and there will be walkabouts on library grounds to look at what makes a beautiful, healthy tree.
HOLIDAY GIFTS FROM THE GARDEN
Where: Gibson House, 512 Gibson Road, Woodland
When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. next Saturday
Details: (530) 666-1045
Find garden gifts and gifts for gardeners (including plants) at this sale, which benefits the Yolo County Historical Museum.
GARDEN PREP FOR WINTER
Where: Ruth Risdon Storer Garden, UC Davis Arboretum, Garrod Drive
When: 2 p.m. next Saturday
Details: arboretum.ucdavis.edu, (530) 752-4880
Are your garden beds ready for winter weather? Find out how the arboretum's expert gardeners prepare California natives and other plants for the cold, wet season.
FESTIVAL OF TREES
Where: Fusion International Arts Center, 501 Arden Way, Sacramento
When: 6:30 p.m. next Saturday
Details: http://fusioniac.com, (916) 538-4008
This fundraising event features fully decorated trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses, created by local organizations and raffled off to patrons. Refreshments and live music, too.