Where: Fair Oaks Horticulture Center, Fair Oaks Park, 11549 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks
When: 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 18
Details: 916-876-5338, http://sacmg.ucanr.edu/
Join the Sacramento County master gardeners and learn new garden skills. Demonstrations include: how to harvest and dry herbs; grow and harvest more berries; how to espalier and summer prune fruit trees; ways to solarize and remove lawn; and worm composting. Got a pest or problem plant? Bring a sample and ask an expert.
Celebration of Pollinators
Where: Green Acres Nursery & Supply (all locations)
When: 9 a.m. Saturday, June 18
As part of a weekly series, this workshop salutes hard-working bees as well as lesser-known pollinators and shows ways to attract more of these beneficial insects to your garden. Next week’s topic: Designing with succulents.
Workshops: Vegetables and citrus
Where: Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, DeWitt Center, 11477 E Ave., Auburn
When: 9 and 10 a.m. Saturday, June 18
The UC Master Gardeners of Placer County host back-to-back one-hour workshops on food gardening basics. At 9 a.m., go “Beyond Zucchini and Tomatoes” into other varieties of summer veggies. At 10 a.m., “Add Zest to Your Yard” with home-grown citrus.