Spring garden tours
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. Saturday, March 26
Admission: Free; donations welcome
Details: 916-448-0811, oldcitycemetery.com
Take your choice of two guided tours of the Historic City Cemetery’s gardens. Leslie Hurlburt will show off what’s blooming in the Hamilton Square garden, featuring hundreds of perennials. Curator Anita Clevenger will lead a tour of the rose garden showcasing many rarities. At 2 p.m. Saturday, April 2, the rose garden will celebrate its World Federation of Rose Societies’ “Garden of Excellence Award” with a plaque dedication and more tours.
Container gardening workshop
Where: Green Acres Nursery & Supply (all locations)
When: 9 a.m. Saturday, March 26
Learn how to put together charming – and beautiful – plant combinations in pots and other containers.
Sip and Paint
Where: High Hand Nursery, 3750 Taylor Road, Loomis
When: 1 p.m. Saturday, March 26
Details: 916-660-0128 ext. 4, highhand.com
This workshop pairs painting with food and wine. Following easy steps, create a still life of Easter lilies while enjoying refreshments from High Hand’s cafe. Space is limited; reserve your seat online.