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January 11, 2019

SATURDAYGrowing BlueberriesWith Galveston County Honorary Master Gardener David Cohen. 9-10:30 a.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension Building, 4102-B Main, La Marque; required registration at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free.Backyard CitrusWith Galveston County Master Gardener Robert Marshall. 9-11 a.m. at Crystal Beach Fire & Rescue, 930 Noble Carl Drive, Crystal Beach; required registration at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free.Growing Fruit Trees in Small SpacesUrban Harvest event. 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Moran Conference Room, 5555 Hermann Park Drive; register at 713-880-5540 or urbanharvest.org/classes-calendar. $30.Miniature Fairy GardenWith Jim Maas, Pat Cordray and Brenda Hesse. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $40.SATURDAY-SUNDAYCamellia Show and Plant Sale1-4 p.m. at First Christian Church, 3500 N. Loop 336 W,, Conroe; coushattacamelliasociety.com. Free.SUNDAYEric Simpson DayliliesBrazosport Daylily Society event. 1:30-2 p.m. program, followed by a meal at Lake Jackson Civic Center, 333 Texas 332, Lake Jackson; 832-922-5732. Free.MONDAYBirds and Wildlife GardeningWith Diana Foss, urban wildlife biologist. Lake Houston Gardeners meeting and plant exchange. 6:30-9 p.m. at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 2929 Woodland Hills, Kingwood; lakehoustongardeners.org. Free.TUESDAYBeautiful, Easy Care, Texas-Tough Plants For Your LandscapeWith Skip Richter; Sugar Land Garden Club event. 10 a.m. at the St. Basil’s Hall, 702 Burney, Sugar Land; sugarlandgardenclub.org. Free.Green Thumb Gardening Series — Preparing Garden Beds and LawnsSponsored by Harris County Master Gardeners. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Spring Branch Memorial Library, 930 Corbindale; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu. Free.The Secret Life of SoilWith Sherri Harrah. sponsored by the Bromeliad Society/Houston 7 p.m. at West Gray Multi-Service Center, 1475 W. Gray; bromeliadsocietyhouston.org. Free.WEDNESDAYS in JanuaryConservation ConnectionsWith horticultural coordinator Matt Abernathy. 8:30 a.m. at Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center, 20634 Kenswick, Humble; 281-446-8588, hcp4.net/community/parks/jones. Free.THURSDAYPreparing Garden Beds and LawnsGreen Thumb Gardening Series. Sponsored by Harris County Master Gardeners. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu. Free.Propagation Techniques and the Barriers to GerminationWith Jean Fefer. Native Plant Society of Texas-Houston Chapter event. 6:45 p.m. at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, 4501 Woodway, npsot.org/Houston. Free.JAN. 19Invasives Beware9-11 a.m. at Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center, 20634 Kenswick, Humble; 281-446-8588, hcp4.net/community/parks/jones. Free.Tex-Mex in the NorthwestThe New Frontier for Adaptable Garden Plants. With Sean Hogan, Cistus Nursery and Design, Portland. Tour 10 a.m., lecture 11:30 a.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. Tour $10, lecture free.Fruit Tree ClassWith Jim Maas and Pat Cordray. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $25.Fruit Tree Training & PruningFirst of three classes. 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the University of St. Thomas, 3800 Montrose. Urban Harvest event. Register at 713-880-5540 or urbanharvest.org/classes-calendar. $90.Garden ProgramWith Greg Cooper of MicroLife and compost specialist Pete Smith. 10 a.m. at the Bluebonnet House and Garden Center, 5095 Main, Chappell Hill; 713-562-6191. Free.Preparing Garden Beds and LawnsGreen Thumb Gardening Series. Sponsored by Harris County Master Gardeners. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Maud Smith Marks Library, 1815 Westgreen, Katy; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu. Free.Kitchen GardeningWith Galveston County Master Gardener Mary Demeny. 1-3 p.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension Building, 4102-B Main, La Marque; required registration at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free.JAN. 19-20Arbor Day Celebration10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center, 20634 Kenswick, Humble; 281-446-8588, hcp4.net/community/parks/jones. Free.JAN. 20Tropical Hanging Basket Ferns: Aglaomorpha and DrynariaWith Jere Noerager. Sponsored by the Texas Gulf Coast Fern Society. 2 p.m. at Judson Robinson Jr. Community Center, 2020 Hermann Drive; tgcfernsoc.org. Free.Sustainable Living Through Permaculture, Class 1Urban Harvest event. 1-5 p.m. at instructor’s garden near Loop 610 and Gulfton; register at 713-880-5540 or urbanharvest.org/classes-calendar. $55.JAN. 23Cactus 101: Back to BasicsWith Josie Watts. Houston Cactus and Succulents Society. 7:30 p.m. at Metopolitan Multi-Service Center, 1475 W. Gray; hcsstex.org. Free.JAN. 26Montgomery County Master Gardeners’ Fruit and Nut Tree Sale8 a.m. pre-sale program, 9 a.m.-noon sale at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, 9020 Airport, Conroe; 936-539-7824, mcmga.com. Free.Harris County Master Gardeners’ Fruit Tree Plant Sale9 a.m.-noon (or sellout) at 19110 Longenbaugh, Cypress; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu. Free.Wedge GraftingWith Galveston County Master Gardener Sue Jeffco. 9-10:30 a.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension Building, 4102-B Main, La Marque; required registration at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free.“Texas Tuff” PlantsWith Galveston County Master Gardener Marie Leal. 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy, Galveston; required registration at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free.Organic Gardening & Lawn CareWith Jim Maas and Greg Cooper. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $25.Peckerwood Garden Open Day10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. Members free, $10 nonmembers.Growing Spring Tomatoes10 a.m. at Buchanan’s Native Plants, 611 E. 11th; 713-861-5702, buchanansplants.com.Growing Fruit Trees the Easy WayWith Dany Millikan. 10 a.m. at Enchanted Forest, 10611 FM 2759, Richmond; 2 p.m. at Enchanted Gardens, 6420 FM 359, Richmond; myenchanted.com. Free.Herbs for the Gulf CoastWith Galveston County Master Gardeners Nancy Langston-Noh and Briana Etie. 1-3 p.m. at Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy, Galveston; required registration at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free.JAN. 27Sustainable Living Through Permaculture, Class 2Urban Harvest event. 1-5 p.m. at University of Houston Central Campus, Charles F. McElhinney Hall, 3623 Cullen; register at 713-880-5540 or urbanharvest.org/classes-calendar. $65.The Secret Life of SoilWith Sherri Harrah of Plants for All Seasons. Cypress Creek Daylily Club event. 2-3 p.m. at Klein United Methodist Church, 5920 FM 2920, Spring; cypresscreekdaylilyclub.simplesite.com. Free.JAN. 29Harris County Master Gardeners’ Open Garden Day, Children’s Activities10-11:15 a.m. at Weekley Community Center, 8440 Greenhouse, Cypress; required registration by Jan. 27 to ogd.harrishort@gmail.com. Free.Email events in this format at least two weeks in advance to kathyehuber@gmail.com.

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