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GARDEN CAL 0804

August 3, 2018

TUESDAYS-SUNDAYSThe Mercer Society Gift and Plant Shoppe10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays at 400 Main, Old Town Spring; 281-651-5475, themercersociety.org . Sales proceeds benefit flood-damaged Mercer Botanic Gardens.SATURDAYPlanting for Pollinators9-10 a.m. at Brookwood Community Center Café, 1752 FM 1489, Brookshire; register at katyprairie.org/kpcevents . Free.Hanging Basket ClassWith Jim Maas and Pat Cordray. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $25.Backyard ReptilesWith Matthew Abernathy. 10 a.m. at Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center, 20634 Kenswick, Humble; 281-446-8588, hcp4.net/community/parks/jones. Free.Shady Characters Lurking in the Woodland Garden10 a.m. at Peckerwood Garden, 20559 FM 359, Hempstead; 979-826-3232; register at peckerwoodgarden.org. Members free, $15 nonmembers.SATURDAY-SUNDAYWeekend Market9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Another Place in Time, 1102 Tulane; 713-864-9717. Free.THURSDAYMaster Gardener Program in the CommunityWith extension agent Paul Winski and Master Gardener coordinator Brandi Keller. 10-11:30 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Gardens Educational Center Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff, Pasadena. Plants for sale in greenhouse. 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu . Free.Fall Vegetable GardeningHarris County Master Gardeners’ Green Thumb Series: 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Barbara Bush Library, 6817 Cypresswood Drive, Spring; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu . Free.Water, the Necessary IngredientWith Baxter Williams. 7 p.m. at the Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion in McGovern Centennial Gardens, 1500 Hermann Drive ; houstonrose.org . Free.FRIDAY-AUG. 12Weekend Market10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 12 at Another Place in Time, 1102 Tulane; 713-864-9717. Free.AUG. 11Urban Harvest’s Waste Not, Want Not … Bokashi and Vermicomposting9:30-11:30 a.m. at University of Houston Downtown, 201 Girard ; register at 713-880-5540 or urbanharvest.org/classes-calendar . $30.AUG. 16Fall Vegetable GardeningHarris County Master Gardeners’ Green Thumb Series: 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Freeman Branch Library, 16616 Diana Lane; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu . Free.AUG. 17-19Weekend Market10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 17, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 19 at Another Place in Time, 1102 Tulane; 713-864-9717. Free.AUG. 18BonsaiWith Galveston County Master Gardener Clyde Holt. 9-11 a.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension, 4102-B Main, La Marque; register at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. $25 fee to cover materials.Plumeria ClassWith Jim Maas and Loretta Osteen. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $25 .Carnivorous Plants10 a.m. at Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center, 20634 Kenswick, Humble; 281-446-8588, hcp4.net/community/parks/jones. Free.Fall Tomatoes with Urban Harvest10 a.m. at Buchanan’s Native Plants, 611 E. 11th; 713-861-5702, RSVP at buchanansplants.com. Free.Fall Vegetable GardeningHarris County Master Gardeners’ Green Thumb Series: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Maud Smith Marks Library, 1815 Westgreen Blvd., Katy; 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu . Free.Urban Small Backyard GardeningWith Galveston County Master Gardener Herman Auer. 1-2:30 p.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension, 4102-B Main, La Marque; register at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free, but registration required.Propagating Tomato Plants Using CuttingsWith Galveston County Master Gardener Nancy Langston-Noh. 2:30-3 p.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension, 4102-B Main, La Marque; register at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free, but registration required.AUG. 20Harris County Master Gardeners’ Open Garden Day9-11 a.m. at Genoa Friendship Gardens Educational Center Building, 1202 Genoa Red Bluff, Pasadena. Plants for sale in greenhouse. 713-274-0950, hcmga.tamu.edu . Free.AUG. 21Gardening by the Square FootWith Galveston County Master Gardener John Jons. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Galveston County AgriLife Extension, 4102-B Main, La Marque; register at 281-309-5065 or aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/index.html. Free, but registration required.My Bromeliad RetrospectiveWith Charlie Birdsong. Sponsored by the Bromeliad Society/Houston. 7 p.m. at West Gray Multi-Service Center, 1475 W. Gray; bromeliadsocietyhouston.org. Free.AUG. 24-26Weekend Market10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 24, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 25, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 26 at Another Place in Time, 1102 Tulane; 713-864-9717. Free.AUG. 25Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening ClassWith Jim Maas, Pat Cordray and Paul Nesrsta. 10 a.m. at Maas Nursery, 5511 Todville, Seabrook; 281-474-2488, maasnursery.com. $40.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.AUG. 28Harris County Master Gardeners’ Open Garden Day, Children’s Activities10-11:15 a.m. at Weekley Community Center, 8440 Greenhouse, Cypress. Registration required by Aug. 26 to: ogd.harrishort@gmail.com . Free.AUG. 31-SEPT. 2Weekend Market10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 1, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 2 at Another Place in Time, 1102 Tulane; 713-864-9717. Free.Email events in this format at least two weeks in advance to kathyehuber@gmail.com.

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