FIFTH ANNUAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY CYMBIDIUM SOCIETY SHOW AND SALE
Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento
When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today
This colorful show features scores of cymbidiums at their best. These easy-care orchids thrive outdoors in Sacramento. Plants and supplies will be for sale. Learn how to repot these orchids or (for a small fee) have an expert do it for you.
ORDINARY WOMEN, EXTRAORDINARY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. today
Details: www.oldcitycemetery.com, (916) 448-0811
Celebrate early Sacramento women during this history tour through the cemetery and its gardens.
Where: Arboretum headquarters, UC Davis
When: 2 p.m. today
Details:http://arboretum.ucdavis.edu (530) 752-4880
Enjoy the beautiful yellow blossoms of the Eric E. Conn Acacia Grove during this guided walk.
ARBORETUM MEMBER APPRECIATION PLANT SALE
Where: Arboretum Teaching Nursery, Garrod Drive, UC Davis
When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. next Saturday
Details: http://arboretum.ucdavis.edu, (530) 752-4880
The arboretum opens its nursery to members only. Not a member? Join at the door and get a discount on plants.
32nd ANNUAL SACRAMENTO HOME AND GARDEN SHOW
Where: Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
Admission: $7; children age 12 and under admitted free
Here's a sure sign of spring. This large show emphasizes renovation and renewal with hundreds of exhibitors and vendors. Among the guest speakers are radio host "Farmer Fred" Hoffman and "Lighting Geek" Tommy Herren.