Landscape Classes

Landscape Education Classes are offered in the Spring and Fall of each year.

Learn how to garden beautifully while reducing your water use.  BAWSCA’s Landscape Education Classes are designed to introduce homeowners, commercial property managers, landscape service providers, and others to the concepts of water-efficient and sustainable landscaping.

 

FREE Classroom Lectures and Hands-On Workshops focus on:

  • Sustainable Landscaping
    • Understanding Water-Use Efficiency in the Landscape
    • Use of California Native and Drought Tolerant Plants
    • Creating Healthy Soil
  • Alternatives to Lawn
  • Habitat Gardening
  • Edible Landscaping
  • Water Efficient Irrigation Practices
  • Parent/Child Gardening Workshop


Water Conservation 101

Learn how to reduce your water consumption, help our local water shortage, and save money! BAWSCA’s Water Conservation 101 classes present important facts and updates on the recent water restrictions, ways to check and control your own home water usage, and how to take advantage of rebate and resource opportunities.

 

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All Classes and Events



Alternatives to Lawn
Sat Mar 2, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center: 550 E. Remington Dr, Sunnyvale CA 94088 (Laurel Room)
Designing Native Gardens
Thu Mar 7, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Open to the Public
ACWD Headquarters: 43885 S. Grimmer Blvd. Fremont, CA 94530
Using Compost In Your Garden Can Save Water
Sat Mar 9, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
NCCWD Headquarters: 2400 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044
Using Compost In Your Garden Can Save Water
Sat Mar 23, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm - Open to the Public
Hayward City Hall: 777 B Street Hayward, CA 9454
Pruning Techniques for Native Plants & Trees
Thu Mar 28, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Mountian View Public Library: 585 Franklin St, Mountain View, CA 94041
Gardening with Succulents
Sat Mar 30, 9:00 am - 11:00 am - Open to the Public
Milpitas Senior Center: 40 N. Milpitas Blvd. Milpitas, CA 95035 (Room 140)
Rainwater Harvesting & Greywater Reuse
Wed Apr 3, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Open to the Public
Milpitas Senior Center: 40 N. Milpitas Blvd. Milpitas, CA 95035 (Room 140)
Drought Tolerant Native Plant Gardening
Sat Apr 6, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Town of Hillsborough: 1600 Floribunda Avenue Hillsborough, CA 94010
Gardening with Succulents
Sat Apr 6, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm - Open to the Public
Hayward City Hall: 777 B Street Hayward, CA 94546
The Edible Garden
Sat Apr 6, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
NCCWD Headquarters: 2400 Francisco Blvd, Pacifica, CA 94044
Water-Efficient Organic Edible Gardening
Wed Apr 10, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Open to the Public
Millbrae Library: 1 Library Ave, Millbrae, CA 94030
Harvesting Rainwater and Building a Rain Garden
Sat Apr 20, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Burlingame Rain Garden: Donnelly Avenue
Design Your Own Native Plant Landscape
Wed May 22, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Burlingame Public Library: 480 Primrose Road, Burlingame, CA 94010