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What’s in bloom? City Cemetery’s Hamilton Square

See hundreds of colorful perennials in the Hamilton Square garden at Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery.
See hundreds of colorful perennials in the Hamilton Square garden at Sacramento’s Historic City Cemetery.

What’s Blooming in the Cemetery

Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, June 24

Admission: Free

Details: 916-448-0811, www.oldcitycemetery.com

During this guided tour, explore the cemetery’s Hamilton Square garden and see hundreds of Mediterranean perennials in bloom.

Composting workshop

Where: North Natomas Library, 4660 Via Ingoglia St., Sacramento

When: 1 p.m. Saturday, June 24

Admission: Free

Details: 916-875-6913, sacmg.ucanr.edu

Learn how to make your own “garden gold” from leaves, lawn clippings and kitchen scraps. UC master gardeners will share their expert advice on how to set up and maintain a compost bin for maximum results.

Terrarium workshop

Where: Exotic Plants, 1833 Howe Ave., Sacramento

When: Noon next Saturday, July 1

Admission: Free

Details: 916-922-4769, www.exoticplantsltd.com

Learn how to make your own indoor garden under glass and create a perfect space for exotic plants.

Debbie Arrington

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