• FIFTH ANNUAL DOG DAYS OF SUMMER
Patrons who bring their dogs receive special discounts on plants and other merchandise. Learn about pet-safe plants and landscaping. A doggy lounge at each location offers shade, play area, treats and water. Local animal shelters and rescue groups will offer pet adoptions today and Sunday.
• SUCCULENTS THAT SIZZLE
See several specimens that can succeed in your water-wise garden.
• CEMETERY FAMILIES — LOVING OR LETHAL?
This guided tour of the famed cemetery and its gardens focuses on family plots and tales from yesteryear when relatives weren’t always loving.
• A HOME GARDENER’S GUIDE TO SEED SAVING
Master gardeners lead this hands-on workshop that will help you stretch your garden dollars. Discover the benefits of seed saving and how to preserve heirloom varieties for generations to come.
• DEADHEADING AT DUSK
Join volunteers in the cemetery’s world famous rose garden to remove spent flowers (deadhead) while learning about old garden roses. No experience necessary. Bring gloves and pruning shears.
• 78TH ANNUAL SONOMA COUNTY FAIR