Wednesday, April 30th, 6:30pm — 8:30pm

Soil basics and backyard composting

(part of a series of Natural Yard Care workshops)

Natural Yard Care workshops scheduled for spring

With warmer weather approaching, it’s time to start thinking about preparing your yard and garden for the growing season. Would you like to learn about environmentally friendly yard and garden maintenance? This spring, the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is sponsoring fun and informative “Natural Yard Care” workshops for Tacoma residents.

The workshops will be presented as a series and will cover different topics each evening, including natural lawn care, garden pest management, soil basics, backyard compost, sustainable landscape design, and lawn and landscape water management.

Workshops will be held at the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium on the following dates:

-- Wednesday, April 16: Natural lawn care and sustainable garden design
-- Wednesday, April 30: Soil basics and backyard composting
-- Wednesday, May 14: Garden pest management and smart watering

All workshops will be 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

The workshops are free, but space is limited. To register or for more information, contact Geoff Rinehart at (253) 798-4587 or grinehart@tpchd.org.

Cost / Admission
FREE
Contact Info
Geoff Rinehart
(253) 798-4587
Location
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
5400 N. Pearl St.
Tacoma, WA, 98407
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gardens, natural yard care, Tacoma