Gardening Workshops



Click here to register online through the Parks and Recreation registration site. Remember to have your course code(s) handy!
Green Gardening Workshop Mini-Series
Join us for our summer gardening workshops, each designed to follow key seasonal tasks to help you keep your garden healthy, beautiful and water-wise. Scheduled on the second Saturday of the month, our gardening workshops consist of one or two courses starting at either 8:30am, 10am or 11am.

All workshops are taught by regional gardening experts knowledgeable in composting, garden design, plant health and water efficiency.
Gardening classes: $6 Roseville residents | $8 non-residents, unless otherwise noted



Call us at 916.746.1550 to register for the Green Gardening Workshops.
Please register in advance for all gardening workshops. Due to class size limitations, we can not guarantee day-of registrations. 


Greener Gardens Tour & DIY Expo — Saturday, May 14, 2016

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Greener Gardens Tour
Integrating water conservation into your home does not have to impact style, beauty, comfort or lifestyle! Tour these All-Star, River-friendly gardens, featuring participants in Roseville’s Cash for Grass Rebate Program and gardens that highlight a variety of water-wise and River-friendly criteria. Find out more.

9am - 3pm

$5 per family

DIY Expo
Learn to create, install, and care for your water-efficient, River-friendly garden from the experts -- University of California Master Gardeners, EcoLandscapers, industry professionals, and exhibitors of water-wise and eco-friendly products and services. Don’t miss demonstrations and workshops about how to use water efficiently in your garden, create healthy soil for healthy plants, change your unused lawn to a heavenly haven for you, your family, and friends. Tour the Greener Gardens Photo Gallery to view current and past All-Star gardens.

9am - 3pm

FREE

Ladybug and Gardening Tools
Safe Pest Management — Saturday, June 11

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Are garden pests bugging you? We’ll explore the good, the bad and the buggy and learn about pest management methods that won’t harm you or the environment. Insect, rodent and bird control will be discussed.

10am - noon

75697

$6 Roseville residents
$8 non-residents


Do It Yourself (DIY) Summer Gardening Series

Sign up for all three classes in the Summer Gardening Series for a special price of
just $15 for Roseville residents and $20 for non-residents.

Gardener and Sprinkler
DIY Irrigation Essentials (Summer, Part 1 of 3) — Saturday, July 9

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Find out all about evaluating and repairing your home irrigation system, including maintenance, how to detect leaks and programming your irrigation controller. A number of systems will be covered in this hands-on course, including multi-meter, low voltage wiring and trouble shooting your system.

10am - noon

75698

$6 Roseville residents
$8 non-residents

Gardeners
DIY Sprinkler/Drip Design & Install (Summer, Part 2 of 3) — Saturday, August 13

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Get your system going full swing! Learn about how to design and install your own irrigation system at home, and find out about conversion from spray to drip, spray to rotary and rotor to rotary. See how pressure and flow rates can have an impact on your yard. Find out about great rebates that you can take advantage of as a City of Roseville resident, and experience hands-on demonstrations that will get you ready at home.

10am - noon

75685

$6 Roseville residents
$8 non-residents

Summer Gardeners
DIY Yard Renovation (Summer, Part 3 of 3) — Saturday, September 10

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Is your yard ready for a retool? Join us in our demonstration garden where you can find out more about sheet mulching, plant propagation, and get your hands on some of the latest irrigation technologies. See the benefits of picking the right plants and putting them in the right place to help create a beautiful, drought tolerant landscape. Learn what you need to know about design renovation and find out all about Roseville’s popular Cash-for-Grass rebate program!

10am - noon

75686

$6 Roseville residents
$8 non-residents