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The Week Ahead: Find bargain plants, intricate quilts

Moss verbena (Verbena tenuisecta) is a tough drought-tolerant ground cover that offers lots of flowers with little water or work. That’s why it’s part of the UC Arboretum Durable Delights collection.
Moss verbena (Verbena tenuisecta) is a tough drought-tolerant ground cover that offers lots of flowers with little water or work. That’s why it’s part of the UC Arboretum Durable Delights collection.

Arboretum clearance sale

Where: Arboretum Teaching Nursery, Garrod Drive, UC Davis

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14

Admission: Free

Details: 530-752-4880, arboretum.ucdavis.edu

At this season-ending sale, almost every plant will be offered at discount including most of the Arboretum All-Stars collection of water-wise choices.

Pioneer Quilters Guild show

Where: Roseville Sports Center, 1545 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, No. 14-15

Admission: $7; children age 12 and under admitted free

Details: pioneerquiltersguild.org

This large and colorful show features dozens of handmade quilts and other needlecraft plus quilt supplies, raffles, boutique gifts and more.

Art to Wear show and sale

Where: Shepard Garden and Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Blvd., Sacramento

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 14-15

Admission: Free

Details: facebook.com/SacramentoCenterForTheTextileArts

Just in time for the holidays, the Sacramento Center for the Textile Arts presents its annual fashion show and sale of wearable art. Artists’ fashion shows will be held at 10 a.m. each day. Find unique, handmade clothing and accessories plus many arts and crafts vendors.

Debbie Arrington

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