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Join us for our gardening workshops, which are designed to follow key seasonal tasks to help you keep your garden healthy, beautiful and water-wise. Gardening workshops are taught by Placer County Master Gardeners, City of Roseville Water Efficiency staff and other industry experts who have the know-how to help you keep your landscape sustainable and beautiful.

All workshops are hosted at the Utility Exploration Center (1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd) unless otherwise noted. All gardening workshops are for ages 14 and up and cost $6 for Roseville residents or $8 for non-residents unless otherwise noted.  Call us at (916) 746-1550 to register for the Green Gardening Workshops. Please register in advance. Due to class size limitations, we cannot guarantee day-of registrations.

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Our upcoming gardening workshops:

Taming of the Shrub (This workshop is full.)
Saturday, February 29 • 10 am - 12 pm • $6 Roseville residents / $8 non-residents • course code 00018885

Growing Summer Veggies (This workshop is full.)
Saturday, March 14 • 10 am - 12 pm • $6 Roseville residents / $8 non-residents • course code 00014624

Planning before Planting
Saturday, March 21 • 10 am - 12 pm • $6 Roseville residents / $8 non-residents • course code 00018886
Thinking about a new landscape or renewing the one you have? Trees are a great benefit to your home and family, as long as their planting is planned out. We will equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to plan and implement your project. From tips on dealing with hard soil to how to keep your trees healthy and vigorous, we will show you how to plan trees into a great landscape to last a lifetime. Whether you do it yourself or hire landscape professionals, this workshop is for you.

Your Tree/Your Place
Tuesday, March 24 • 6 - 8 pm • $6 Roseville residents / $8 non-residents • course code 00014631
Meet one-on-one with a tree professional to discuss your property and tree needs. These experts will guide you through the decision process to help you choose trees that will grow vigorously in your yard for years to come.  

Do-It-Yourself Irrigation Tune-Up
Saturday, March 28 • 8 - 10 am • Free • course code 00014629
Saturday, March 28 • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm • Free • course code 00014630
Having problems with leaks or irrigation and want to make sure everything is running smoothly and efficiently? Our Water Efficiency experts can help! We will provide you with the experience you need to take control of your home and irrigation system. Gain hands-on experience with hassle-free repairs, easy electrical troubleshooting and simple irrigation timer tricks.

Garden Faire presented by Placer County Master Gardeners and Roseville Utilities
Saturday, April 4 • 9 am - 3 pm • Free • Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive
Drop by for hands-on demonstrations, talks by experts, garden art and plants for sale, irrigation advice, crafts for kids, food trucks, door prizes and much more! For information, visit or call (530) 880-7388.

Landscape Design Boot Camp
Saturday, April 25 • 10 am - noon• Free • course code 00019902
Meet us in our Exploration Garden and grow along with us as we march through the steps of our landscape renovation. We're starting from scratch and covering all the basics - how to start a landscape design, site function and priorities, plant selection, efficient irrigation options and Roseville's resources for you!