TREE PRUNING CLINICS
Where: Folsom Public Library, 411 Stafford St., Folsom; and Belle Cooledge Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento
When: 10:30 a.m. today (Folsom) and 11 a.m. next Saturday (Sacramento)
Details: www.sactree.com/events, (916) 974-4333
The Sacramento Tree Foundation hosts these workshops to promote proper pruning in the City of Trees and everywhere else.
SCION EXCHANGE: MAKE YOUR OWN FRUIT TREES
Where: UC Cooperative Extension, 4145 Branch Center Road, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday
Admission: $2 suggested donation for admission
Details: (916) 607-7214
Find more than 100 varieties of fruit trees at the annual scion exchange, hosted by the Sacramento Chapter of California Rare Fruit Growers. Scions are grafting branches that can be attached to rootstock or existing trees. Learn how during the exchange. The scions and demonstrations are free; root stock will be available for a small charge.
AUDACIOUS AUSSIES AND CURIOUS KIWIS
Where: UC Davis Arboretum; meet at the Wyatt Deck
When: 1 p.m. next Saturday
Details:http://arboretum.ucdavis.edu, (530) 752-4880
Discover the unusual features of plants from Australia and New Zealand during this guided tour of the arboretum's Australian collection.
DEPRESSION GLASS WORKSHOP
Where: Central Sacramento Library, 828 I St., Sacramento
When: 1 p.m. Sunday
Details: www.idgc.org, (916) 264-2920
Presented by the International Depression Glass Club, this free workshop offers tips on how to identify glassware made during the 1920s and '30s, and how to care for these collectibles.
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA HOME AND LANDSCAPE EXPO
Where: Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento
When: Noon-7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. next Saturday and Jan. 27
Admission: $7; children 12 and under admitted free; Friday-only seniors day, age 60 and up, $2
California's largest three-day home show expects to draw more than 30,000 attendees. Among the workshop speakers: Sacramento landscape design guru Michael Glassman (4 p.m. Friday and noon Jan. 27) and water-wise landscape expert Roberta Walker (noon next Saturday).