Workshop: Designing with Succulents
Where: Green Acres Nursery & Supply, all locations
When: 9 a.m. Saturday, June 25
Save water and have summer color, too. Learn secrets to succulent success, using these naturally water-wise plants in containers. Also get tips on combining succulents with drought-tolerant perennials in a low-water landscape.
Placer County Fair
Where: Placer County Fairground, 800 All America City Blvd., Roseville
When: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday, June 25 and 26
Admission: General admission, $5; seniors (age 60 and up), $3; juniors (ages 6-12), $3; children age 5 and younger admitted free
This old-fashioned county fair celebrates Placer County’s country roots with good food, music, vendors, carnival rides and lots of family fun.
‘Medical Bag’ tour
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. July 2
This popular guided tour of the historic cemetery and its world-famous gardens concentrates on Sacramento’s medical pioneers, who battled disease and calamities while helping to grow a healthy community.