• SHEPARD CENTER FALL SALE
From begonias and bromeliads to perennials and roses, local clubs devoted to all sorts of plants will have representatives on hand to answer questions and offer advice. Find great deals on a wide variety of plants and garden goods.
• SYMBOLISM AND VICTORIAN CUSTOMS
Why do we wear black at funerals? Why do some tombs feature obelisks and others have domes? Unlock the secrets of cemetery symbolism during this guided tour.
• OPEN HOUSE AND
Seasonal ornamentals and drought-tolerant plants. Yolo County master gardeners will present workshops on seed saving (9:30 a.m.) and water-wise gardening techniques (10:30 a.m.).
• WALK WITH WARREN
Warren Roberts, the arboretum’s superintendent emeritus and beloved guide, shares stories and favorite plants in this tour of the arboretum’s east end gardens.
• SACRAMENTO FALL HOME SHOW
This large show fills Cal Expo’s Pavilion Building with ideas for fall and winter renovations.
• FALL DOOR PIECE WORKSHOP
Make your front door memorable this fall. Learn how to create a long-lasting botanical door piece or wall hanging in this hands-on workshop. Take home your creation to decorate your home. Space is limited; call to reserve a seat in advanced.