Hands-on Drip Irrigation Workshop

Date: Sunday, October 14, 2018

Time: 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Instructor: Cathie Paré

Location: Blaksley Library

This class is sold out.

FREE

Learn How to Water Wisely

Water wisely by tuning into your garden's needs and tuning up your irrigation system! Learn how to start from scratch, make repairs or retrofit your drip irrigation system in this hands-on worshop. Participants will be able to improve the efficiency of their landscaping by learning do-it-yourself assembly and maintenance and will gain hands-on experience.

*Space is extremely limited.

Instructor

Image of Cathie Paré, Water Resources SpecialistCathie Paré has worked with the City of Santa Barbara Conservation Program for 15 years. She has degrees and certifications in Environmental Horticulture, Irrigation design, Landscape Water Management, Irrigation Auditing and is EPA certified in Watershed Landscape Resource Management principals. All of this basically comes down to getting your hands dirty and playing in the sprinklers, with a little bit of guidance you too can be the irrigation guru of the neighborhood.

Thanks to our Sponsor

Sponsored by the City of Santa Barbara Water Conservation Program.

Category: 
Free
Gardening/Horticulture

Fall Plant Sale Highlights

September 28: Fall Native Plant Sale Preview Party 
Kickoff this month-long event with a member's only evening in the Garden's courtyard.

September 29: Opening Day
Open to the public: 9am - 6pm

October 6: Garden Planning with the Experts 
Patrick Wiley, Nursery Technician
Get the most out of a visit to our Fall Sale with a tour and guidance on making the best plant choices for your garden.

October 13: Dara Emery Memorial Lecture 
Randy Balwin, Manager and Co-Owner of San Marcos Growers
For nearly 30 years SMG has kept a reliable and diverse selection of antive plants, Randy shares the secret to keeping native happy and healthy.

October 14: Hands-On Drip Irrigation Workshop
Cathie Paré, Environmental Horticulutrist, Irrigation Specialist, and more
Get down and dirty with this hands-on, crash course in home drip irrigation.

October 20: Good Fungi, Happy Roots, Healthy Natives
Robert Kourik, Landscape Designer and Author
Learn about the amazing beneficial fungi that promote the healthiest roots.

October 27: Garden Planning with the Experts 
Patrick Wiley, Nursery Technician
Get the most out of a visit to our Fall Sale with a tour and guidance on making the best plant choices for your garden.

- registration required for all events except Opening Day -

  image of SBBG Spring Plant Sale  image of native iris available at the SBBG Spring Plant Sale  A variety of native Pacific Coast image of iris at the SBBG Spring Plant Sale  image of Matilija poppy, Romneya coulteri, blooming in the SBBG Meadow  Image of Bruce Reed at Members Preview Party taken by Betsy Collins