PLANT PROPAGATION WORKSHOP
Where: Veterans' Memorial Hall, 130 Placerville Drive, Placerville
When: 9 a.m. today
Details: ceeldorado.ucanr.edu, (530) 621-5512
This three-hour, hands-on workshop covers many of the ways to start new plants from seeds, cutting, roots or other propagation.
Where: Flower Hut Nursery, Highway 65 and Fourth Street, Wheatland
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Sunday
Details: www.flowerhutnursery.com, (530) 633-4526
Sample more than 50 different kinds of citrus, all available to grow in your own backyard.
WALK WITH WARREN
Where: UC Davis Arboretum; meet at the gazebo
When: Noon Wednesday
Details: arboretum.ucdavis.edu (530) 752-4880
Take a guided tour of the arboretum's west end gardens with storyteller Warren Roberts, the arboretum's superintendent emeritus.
BENEFIT ROSE AUCTION
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday
Details: www.sactorose.org, (916) 799-6199
The Sacramento Rose Society hosts its annual auction of new rose varieties, with proceeds benefiting the club's projects. Public welcome; check or cash only.
SACRAMENTO ANTIQUE FAIRE
Where: 21st Street between X and Y streets, Sacramento
When: 6:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday
Admission: $3; ages 16 and younger admitted free; free parking.
Details: (916) 600-9770 or www.sacantiquefaire.com.
Thousands flock to this huge outdoor marketplace, rain or shine. The fair, which must move to make way for construction, is staying put at this location at least this month. Find more than 300 vendors and a wealth of merchandise.
FOOD PRESERVATION: FREEZING TIPS
Where: Auditorium, UC Cooperative Extension, 4145 Branch Center Road, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. today
Details: cesacramento.ucdavis.edu (916) 875-6913
Learn to make the most of your freezer space with tips from Sacramento County Master Food Preservers.