SANTA BARBARA Master Gardener Application is now available for the 2012 Program! Sign up ASAP because the orientation meeting is Nov 12! The classes start in February and end late June. Highly recommended! The Master Gardener text/reference is the California Master Gardener Handbook, an invaluable reference whether you are a Master Gardener or not! Put it right alongside your Western Sunset Garden Book & Pat Welsh’s Southern California Gardening! Be prepared to make special new friends, step into a dedicated community, share truly inspiring projects and events.
Nov 5th and 6th , Sat, Sun, Terra Sol Garden Center’s Annual Fall 20% off Sale
Everything in stock except items already on sale and sod
964-7811, 5320 Overpass Rd. right off Patterson Exit, 8:30-5:00 everyday
Volunteers needed at NEW Trinity Lutheran Community Garden!
Sun., Nov. 6th, 11:45, they are inviting the community to a ground-breaking and dedication ceremony, followed by a healthy lunch, served from our certified kitchen in Trinity’s fellowship hall, very near the garden (RSVP to Judy Sims, Chair Community Garden Committee for Trinity Gardens firstname.lastname@example.org 805-637-3201 Requested for lunch).
909 North La Cumbre Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93110-1233, call (805) 687-1577
Fairview Gardens, Sub-Urban Homesteading Sign up in advance
Grow Your Own Bread / November 19 is taught by Mark Tollefson, the executive director of Fairview Gardens! He has an insatiable curiosity of food origins. We’ve come a long way from the Fertile Crescent where wheat and bread may have first developed. Today the supermarkets are full of stuff that they call bread, but it bears little resemblance to what you can produce by hand in your own kitchen. We will take making bread one step farther and we will […]
Saturday, December 3 – Winter Deciduous Garden Clinic –10 am – 1 PM La Huerta Historic Gardens at the Mission.
This clinic is jammed packed with information and hands-on demonstrations of bare-root planting, pruning, winter propagation, grafting and seasonal garden management. Participation is limited so sign up early! Master Gardeners are being given priority until 11/15/2011. After that, others from the public will also be accepted on a first come-first serve basis. So if you want to attend, sign up now!
Walk or ride to events as possible!