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Mill Creek sustainable gardening classes

Mill Creek residents ~ are you interested in native plants for wildlife, rain barrels, or less toxic lawn and garden products for children and pets? Would you like to save money on water bills and save time on yard maintenance?

Join Mill Creek Parks and Recreation and Snohomish Conservation District on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, for a three hour workshop to learn how to create a sustainable, easy to care for yard that is aesthetically beautiful.

You can also build a rain barrel to take home!

Attendees are welcome to join for either session, or both, at the Saturday, April 12, 2014 event. Both events take place at the Lively Environmental Center.

Session 1: Sustainable Landscaping 11 am - 12:00 pm. Learn easy steps to take that will save time on your yard work naturally, and sustainably. Also learn about how to earn the Sustainable Yard Certification.

Session 2: Build your own Rain Barrel 12:00 am - 2:00 pm. Join experienced staff as they lead you through an easy to understand, hands-on, build-your-own rain barrel workshop. No experience is necessary. All tools will be provided. Attendees are welcome to bring guests who can help assemble the rain barrel; only one person from each party has to register. The discounted cost for the rain barrel materials is $25.

For more information please contact: Kate Riley | 425.335.5634 x 119

Click here to register or go to City of Mill Creek website for more information.

Event date: 

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 11:00am