• WOODLAND WATER-WISE GARDEN TOUR
Where: Start at Woodland Community and Senior Center, 2001 East St., Woodland
When: Today. Registration, 8:30-10:30 a.m.; self-guided tour, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
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This third annual tour puts 10 water-saving makeovers in the spotlight. Start at the senior center, where you’ll learn alternatives to traditional turf and water-wise gardening tips. On the tour, master gardeners will be on hand to answer questions.
• CURTAIN UP AT THE CEMETERY
Where: Historic City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento
When: 10 a.m. today
Tour the cemetery gardens while learning about the dramatic lives of Sacramento’s early actors and theatrical people.
• BENEFIT PLANT SALE
Where: In parking lot behind Gifted Gardener, 1730 J St., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today
Details: (916) 617-7516
Perennials expert Bob Hamm hosts this special clearance sale benefiting The Kids Camp Program of Sunburst Projects with more than 1,500 hard-to-find plants. This is Hamm’s last midtown sale until fall.
• BONSAI WORKSHOP
Where: Exotic Plants, 1833 Howe Ave., Sacramento
When: Noon today
Learn bonsai basics at this free workshop.
• CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
Where: Fair Oaks Horticulture Center, 11549 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks
When: 8:30-11:30 a.m. next Saturday
Join the UC master gardeners as they mark a milestone: the 100th birthday of the UC Cooperative Extension. Learn how to make the most of your garden, including tips for preserving your harvest.
– Debbie Arrington