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Fall 2017 Landscape Education Program

Sponsored by the City of Redwood City and the Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency (BAWSCA).

BAWSCA member agencies offer several classes throughout the Bay Area every Spring and Fall.

This FALL Redwood City is hosting three classes. Learn how to maintain or create a beautiful garden and conserve water. Redwood City's Water Conservation Program invites all residents to participate. All classes will be held at Redwood City's Public Works Office (1400 Broadway Street).

Classes are designed to introduce homeowners, commercial property managers, landscape service providers, and others to the concepts of water-efficient and sustainable landscaping.

Available Workshops:


Gardening with Succulents (Deva Luna)

By Deva Luna

Date: Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hands-on: Learn how to care for, irrigate, and design landscapes with drought-tolerant succulents! Attendees should bring their own pot in order to plant their own succulent under guidance of the instructor. Planter pots can be as odd or unique as desired! Try tea cups, old boots, olive oil cans, hinged boxes watering cans, colanders, etc.

Registration is Required. Call 650-349-3000 or sign-up online at bayareaconservation.org.


What to Do With That Difficult Planting Area! (Deva Luna)

By Deva Luna

Date: Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Hands on: Participate in a garden installation! Learn how to design and install an attractive garden for those challenging areas in your garden, such as hillsides, narrow areas, parking strips, shady dry areas, and screened areas. Planting water-efficient CA native plants and succulents is a great solution you can apply to your own space! Wear closed-toe shoes; bring a hat and a pair of gardening gloves.

Registration is required. Call (650) 349-3000 or sign-up online at bayareaconservation.org.


How-To: Converting Spray Irrigation to Drip (Sherri Osaka)

By Sherri Osaka

Date: Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Hands on: Learn how to convert to a water-efficient irrigation system, including basic layout design, installation, watering techniques, and maintenance of your system.

Registration is required. Call (650) 349-3000 or sign-up online at bayareaconservation.org.


More Ways to Conserve

Looking for more ways to conserve water? Check out our Water Conservation Tips page for daily tips on how to save water. Also, be sure to visit the Water Conservation Programs page for more ways to save.