Home & Garden

Make garden-inspired gifts at workshops

Orchid and bonsai workshops

Where: Exotic Plants, 1833 Howe Ave., Sacramento

When: Noon (orchid) and 3 p.m. (bonsai), Saturday, Dec. 16

Admission: Free; reservations suggested

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

Create garden-inspired gifts during these back-to-back 90-minute workshops. Participants may purchase kits and plants to make their own holiday orchid arrangement or bonsai.

Sacramento African marketplace

Where: Sojourner Truth Multicultural Arts Museum, 2251 Florin Road, Sacramento

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16

Admission: Free

Details: www.facebook.com/SacramentoAMP/

This unique holiday marketplace features gift ideas from herbal soaps to handmade quilts, created by local artisans and craftspeople.

Debbie Arrington