2023 Calendar

Below are 2023 classes and workshops scheduled throughout the United States. ¬†Please note that many events are by registration only, so be sure to check with the hosting organization to secure your spot. If you’re interested in organizing or hosting an event, please fill out the contact form to get in touch!

01/27/2023

Master Gardeners Sustainable Winter Lectures

Creating a Sanctuary Garden Snohomish County

02/01/2023 7:00 pm

Raingardens for Homeowners

Hosted in person in Redmond

02/21/2023 7:00 pm

PNW Trees Part I: Stewarding a Forest Garden

Online webinar hosted by Cascade Water Alliance In this seminar, join ISA Certified Arborist Jessi Bloom, in a timely workshop about caring for our trees. She will cover some plant ID, Arboriculture 101, and sound management practices at a time when our trees need it most. Climate change, pests and disease are all impacting the ecosystems around us - and many are wondering "is this tree ok?" as well as perennial questions like "what can I plant under this conifer?" Bring your questions!

02/28/2023 7:00 pm

PNW Trees Part II:Designing Future Forest Gardens

Hosted online by the Cascade Water Alliance Trees are a great solution to the challenges we face ahead with our climate changing, but they need to be chosen with care and nurtured in their youth. Join Jessi Bloom, an ISA Certified Arborist and award-winning Ecological Landscape Designer in this seminar about designing with trees. She will cover her favorites for a number of situations and ecosystems here in the PNW and how to ensure a resilient future forest garden.

04/22/2023

Food Forest Design for Homeowners

Hosted by the Sno-Isle Libraries in Stanwood, WA

05/09/2023 7:00 pm

Edible Natives

Sponsored online class by Cascade Water Alliance

05/18/2023 5:30 pm

Raingardens for Homeowners

Hosted by King County Water District No. 90

05/12/2023 10:00 am

Forest Walk & Talk: Redmond Watershed

Redmond Watershed: Walks & Talks, a new Cascade Water Alliance program that invites participants to see the landscape through the eyes of award-winning ecological landscape designer, consultant and arborist. The Walks & Talks are unscripted, mobile seminars limited to 25 attendees, each will be an intimate encounter in local parks and gardens.

05/24/2023 5:30 pm

Creating Sanctuary - APLD

APLD of Sacramento, CA hosting online webinar

05/26/2023 10:00 am

Walk & Talk: Bridle Trails

Bridle Trails, Kirkland, WA Walks & Talks, a new Cascade Water Alliance program that invites participants to see the landscape through the eyes of award-winning ecological landscape designer, consultant and arborist. The Walks & Talks are unscripted, mobile seminars limited to 25 attendees, each will be an intimate encounter in local parks and gardens.

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05/30/2023 7:00 pm

Rewilding our Gardens

WSU Vancouver WA - online webinar In this workshop be prepared to look at your garden from an ecological perspective... With climate changing, learn ways to make your garden more resilient and naturally beautiful, while minimizing your impact and use of valuable resources. This includes exploring lawn alternatives as well as what it takes to create habitat.

06/02/2023 10:00 am

Walk & Talk: Bellevue Botanical Gardens

Bellevue Botanical Garden: Walks & Talks, a new Cascade Water Alliance program that invites participants to see the landscape through the eyes of award-winning ecological landscape designer, consultant and arborist. The Walks & Talks are unscripted, mobile seminars limited to 25 attendees, each will be an intimate encounter in local parks and gardens.

06/16/2023 10:00 am

Walk & Talk: Duthie Hill Park Issaquah, WA

Issaquah, WA: Walks & Talks, a new Cascade Water Alliance program that invites participants to see the landscape through the eyes of award-winning ecological landscape designer, consultant and arborist. The Walks & Talks are unscripted, mobile seminars limited to 25 attendees, each will be an intimate encounter in local parks and gardens.

07/08/2023 10:00 am

Water Wise Gardening @ Molbak's

Discover the secrets to maintaining a beautiful garden while conserving water in our engaging seminar on water-wise gardening. Join award winning ecological designer and author Jessi Bloom who will share practical tips and techniques for creating a sustainable garden that thrives even in water-scarce environments. Take aways will include: ++Learn the principles and benefits of water-wise gardening, and how to select drought-tolerant plants that require less water. ++Explore efficient irrigation methods and innovative technologies to minimize water waste, optimize plant health and how to properly manage soil moisture ++Discover water-saving techniques such as rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling Join us and learn how to make the most of your water resources without compromising the health and aesthetics of your garden. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced gardener, this seminar will equip you with the knowledge and tools to create a visually stunning and sustainable garden that conserves water. Don't miss out on being part of the movement towards responsible gardening practices.

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