• AUBURN SPRING HOME SHOW
Where: Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St., Auburn
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
Admission: $7 general; children ages 5-12, $1; children age 4 and under admitted free.
Find about 1,000 exhibits and vendors to get your spring home and garden projects off to a great start. See landscaped vignettes to inspire your own summer garden projects.
• ROSEVILLE GREENER GARDENS DIY EXPO AND TOUR
Where: Utility Exploration Center, 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
Admission: $5 per family
Details: www.roseville.ca.us/explore, (916) 746-1550
Learn how to save water with plenty of demonstrations and hands-on clinics. On self-guided tour, see homes that have converted to un-thirsty landscapes.
– Debbie Arrington