Happy 100th birthday, UC extension!
06/14/2014 12:00 AM
06/13/2014 11:37 AM
• CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
Where: Fair Oaks Horticulture Center, 11549 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks
When: 8:30-11:30 a.m. today
Details: ucanr.edu/sacmg, (916) 875-6913
Join the UC master gardeners as they mark a milestone: The 100th birthday of the UC Cooperative Extension. Take time to tour the horticulture center’s demonstration gardens. Learn how to make the most of your garden including tips for preserving your harvest.
• WATER-WISE GARDENING WORKSHOP
Where: Davis Public Library, 315 East 14th St., Davis
When: 2 p.m. Sunday
Details: (530) 666-8143
Yolo County master gardeners lead this workshop devoted to water-wise gardening including succulents and natives.
Where: Amador Flower Farm, 22001 Shenandoah School Road, Plymouth
When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. next Saturday and June 22
Details: www.amadorflowerfarm.com, (209) 245-6660
Now in its 18th year, this garden party features more than a million flowers — on a 14-acre daylily farm. In the heart of Amador’s wine country, enjoy a day filled with food and flowers at the peak of bloom. Vendors will offer lunch selections or bring your own picnic to enjoy under massive oaks. Garden how-to demonstrations, tram tours and family activities will keep visitors busy.
– Debbie Arrington
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