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SANTA MONICA HOSTS SMART GARDENING WORKSHOP

August 16, 2016 5:28 PM

SANTA MONICA HOSTS SMART GARDENING WORKSHOP

When: Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 9:30am – 11am

Where: Virginia Avenue Park, Patio Room

Santa Monica, CA – This is an advanced workshop that will teach you – Organic Gardening, Drought Tolerant Landscaping and Integrated Pest Management.  

The Resource Recovery & Recycling Division in partnership with the County of Los Angeles is offering a free Smart Gardening Workshop.

As Santa Monica maintains its current drought measures this workshop is a great opportunity to learn about easy and practical water saving measures. From low-water plants to simple projects, workshop will guide residents on Organic Gardening and Drought Tolerant Landscaping. Workshop will also teach residents about Integrated Pest Management.  Integrated Pest Management involves integrating multiple pest control methods and is an environmentally sensitive approach to managing pests.  After learning about water-saving and green gardening tips at this workshop, you can get started with home composting, Dirt Cheap! Subsidized composting bins are available to residents year-round.

If you’d like to attend workshop E-mail chanel.kincaid@smgov.net to reserve a spot or give RRR a call at (310) 458-2223 for more information.  

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