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WORKSHOPS Black Mountain Recreation Center (BMRC) | Black Mountain Aquatic Complex (BMAC) | Downtown Recreation Center (DRC) | Downtown Senior Center (DSC) | Henderson Multigenerational Center (HMGC) Henderson Multigenerational Indoor Pool (HMIP) | Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool (HMAP) | Heritage Park Aquatic Complex (HPAC) | Heritage Park 50+ Rec Center (HPSF) | Silver Springs Recreation Center (SSRC) Valley View Recreation Center (VVRC) | Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool (WRIP) | Whitney Ranch Recreation Center (WRRC) 83 NON-RESIDENTRATES | Clark County add 15% | Outside Clark County add 25% Roses - A Second Blush of Bloom Cultivated in China and parts of Europe for centuries, these extraordinary plants hold a special place in the landscape of our gardens. Roses are arguably the oldest garden plant in the world. There are countless varieties in a bewildering array of styles and forms. Let a certified Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener and rosarian share hints to make roses a better part of your landscape. Location: Acacia Demonstration Gardens AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE All Sa 9:00-11:00 am 09/26 Free 144068-58 Fertilizer, Weeds & Insects You do not need harmful chemicals to control your garden and yard pests. What should one do to add nutrients to the soil for gorgeous plants and still have a safe landscape for the family and pets? Learn to scout your yard to control these problems before they become a costly fix. A Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener discusses fertilizers and insecticides that will make your landscape enjoyable. Location: Acacia Demonstration Gardens AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE All Sa 9:00-11:00 am 10/03 Free 144069-58 Birds, Butterflies & Bees Discover how birds, bees and butterflies contribute to the world’s food supply. Learn simple tips on how to attract these wondrous creatures to your yard and how not to. Find out which ones live here all year and how to recognize them. Who knows, you may want a bee house in your backyard right along with that bird house and butterfly house. Learn from a Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener. Location: Acacia Demonstration Gardens AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE All Sa 9:00-11:00 am 10/10 Free 144070-58 Growing Trees with Tree Care 101 & Pruning Trees make up the structure of our landscape. Learn how to irrigate correctly, fertilize as needed and prune properly for the care of your trees. We discuss why you prune, how to prune, and look at the right tools for the job at hand. Good pruning leads to healthy, longlived trees and better producers from the fruit trees we grow. Learn from a Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener. Location: Acacia Demonstration Gardens AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE All Sa 9:00-11:00 am 10/17 Free 144065-58 Let it Rot! Composting 101 Composting is a recycling process that turns nature’s trash into a vital healthy soil. It is a great way to reduce waste and save valuable landfill space. Despite what some may say, composting is possible in this desert environment. Learn the basics of composting from a Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener. Location: Acacia Demonstration Gardens AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE All Sa 9:00-11:00 am 10/24 Free 144023-58 Getting Your Yard Ready for Winter Winter will be here soon. In the desert we sometimes experience colder winter winds and freezing temperatures that can harm our homes and landscapes. Now is the time to learn some simple techniques to protect your plants, trees, landscape, and pipes. A Nevada Cooperative Extension Master Gardener gives you ideas on how to prevent winter injury and harm to your landscape. Location: Acacia Demonstration Gardens AGE DAY TIME DATE COST CODE All Sa 9:00-11:00 am 11/07 Free 144061-58


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