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Less Water, More Color Landscape Training Workshop Series

Riverside Public Utilities

Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (PDT)

Less Water, More Color Landscape Training Workshop...

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Class one of the series 52 Tickets Oct 25, 2019 Free  

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Riverside Public Utilities is partnering with Riverside Corona Resources Conservation District and the Janet Goeske Center to offer a free series of training classes to help you achieve More Color with Less Water. Learn how to manage your soil, control pests, plant for pollinators, design a sustainable garden, replace your turf, and troubleshoot your irrigation system.  

The educational series will be comprised of six classes each lasting for one and a half to two hours per class. The program is designed to give a comprehensive look at the major components of your landscaping. 

 

Workshop Topics:

Soil-Plant-Water Relationships:

October 26, 2019, from 9:30a to 11:30a @ Janet Goeske Center | 5257 Sierra St. Riverside, 92504

Learn about different types of soils and how these affect plant growth and their water needs.  The secret to healthy plants lies in understanding this fundamental relationship.

Pest-Repelling Plants:

December 14, 2019, from 10a to 12p @ LOCATION CHANGE: Casa Blanca Library | 2985 Madison St. Riverside, 92504

Learn about the many types of plants that can control pests in your garden and add beauty as well.

Planting for Pollinators:

January 25, 2020, from 9:30a to 11:30a @ Janet Goeske Center | 5257 Sierra St. Riverside, 92504

Create your very own backyard sanctuary by learning how to provide habitat for pollinators like butterflies and bees.

Garden Design:

February 22, 2020, from 9:30a to 11:30a @ Janet Goeske Center | 5257 Sierra St. Riverside, 92504

Learn how to design a beautiful sustainable garden appropriate for this region's climate.

Turf Replacement:

March 28, 2020, from 9:30a to 11:30a @ Janet Goeske Center | 5257 Sierra St. Riverside, 92504

Learn how to remove and replace your lawn with colorful plants that need 50-80% less water.

Irrigation Troubleshooting and Maintenance – The Basics:

May 30, 2020, from 9:30a to 11:30a @ Janet Goeske Center | 5257 Sierra St. Riverside, 92504

Learn how to identify and fix common irrigation problems.  Save money and water!

Have questions about Less Water, More Color Landscape Training Workshop Series? Contact Riverside Public Utilities

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Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM (PDT)


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Established in 1895, Riverside Public Utilities is a consumer-owned water and electric utility that provides high quality, reliable services.

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