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Canceled New to Gardening in San Antonio?

San Antonio Botanical Garden 555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX, United States

Whether you're new to San Antonio or new to gardening, this workshop will help you create beautiful landscapes that save water. Join Kate Griffin, Conservation and Adult Programs Specialist, to learn about the effects of South Texas climate and soil on landscaping. Discover design basics, native plants, and water-saving tips. Leave the workshop motivated and […]

$17
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Drought Tolerant Tips, Tricks and Tech

San Antonio Botanical Garden 555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX, United States

Water conservation can take on many forms in your lawn, garden, or landscaping. This class will cover how to design a low-water landscape. It will also include water-smart technology and techniques for water-conscious outdoor spaces. Advance registration required. Fee: $17 ($12 for SABOT members.) Instructor: John Hamilton, Conservation Educator, San Antonio Botanical Garden

$17
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Low Impact Design – Rewards Eligible

San Antonio River Authority 100 E Guenther St, San Antonio, TX, United States

Join Green Spaces Alliance staff at SARA's offices to hear from Lee Marlowe, SARA's Sustainable Landscape Ecologist, on Low Impact Development. We will tour SARA's offices to see their rain gardens, native plantings, and stormwater cisterns. Take home ideas of how you can implement low impact development in your garden or yard. Advance registration required.

Free
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Yard Redesign: From Lawnscape to Landscape

San Antonio Botanical Garden 555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX, United States

Texas weather is tough on lawns. Dig in and learn how to redesign a home lawn and landscape and make it ready for the heat of summer and water restrictions. Instructor: John Hamilton, Conservation Educator, San Antonio Botanical Garden. Advance registration required. Fee: $17 ($12 for members).

$17
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Gardening for Hummingbirds – Online Learning – Rewards Eligible

Dreaming of hummingbirds buzzing around your watersaver landscape? Join Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas to learn which native and adapted plants will attract hummingbirds to your yard. We will also discuss which species of hummingbirds we can expect in our area and when. This workshop will equip you to make your yard a waterwise […]

Free
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Sustainable Landscape Designs

Eco Centro 1802 North Main Avenue, San Antonio, United States

Design and implement landscapes that work! Learn valuable techniques to develop landscapes that are made to last and function sustainably with local ecosystems. A properly designed sustainable landscape should be beautiful and eco-friendly, while saving resources and requiring minimal maintenance. Keep water on your property, reduce localized flooding, manage stormwater flows, design for conservation and […]

$10
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Gardening for Butterflies – Online Learning – Rewards Eligible

Want to see butterflies fluttering in the sunlight? It's not all milkweeds and monarchs. Join Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas staff and learn to plant for all stages of the butterfly life cycle, which native plants attract which butterflies, and how to make your garden a waterwise multi-season butterfly buffet. Advance registration required. Free; suggested […]

Free
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Event Series Gardening Essentials

Gardening Essentials

San Antonio Garden Center 3310 North New Braunfels Avenue, San Antonio, TX, United States

Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a beginner, this in-person event is perfect for anyone looking to enhance their gardening skills. You'll have the opportunity to learn from expert gardeners and fellow gardening enthusiasts, who will share their knowledge and tips on various gardening techniques. From choosing the right plants for your garden to proper […]

Free
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SAWS WaterSaver Landscape Program

Eco Centro 1802 North Main Avenue, San Antonio, United States

Interested in saving money and water? SAWS has amazing conservation programs available to customers! In this workshop we will take a deeper dive into the SAWS WaterSaver Landscape Program: its requirements, resources, eligible plants, what to do if you have irrigation, and how to plan and install a WaterSaver Landscape from start to finish. Get […]

$5
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Is Rainwater Harvesting for Me?

Rainwater harvesting has many benefits, from happy plants to, potentially, money in your wallet. With so many things to consider, it can be hard to know where or how to start. This short workshop will touch on all of the basics of Rainwater Harvesting, and questions to ask yourself. This online workshop is good for […]

$5

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Rainwater Harvesting: Medium to Large Scale

Are you ready to start harvesting large amounts of rainwater for your home, garden, or both? Rainwater harvesting can reduce storm water runoff, lower your water bill and keep your landscape green all year long. Join us to learn more about medium to large scale rainwater harvesting for residential and commercial applications. We’ll cover water […]

$7.50
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2nd Saturday Habitat Work Day

Mitchell Lake Audubon Center 10750 Pleasanton Rd, San Antonio, United States

Learn native plant landscaping techniques by joining members of the community at Mitchell Lake Audubon Center as they work in the area around the Visitor Center. MLAC depends on amazing volunteers to help manage the habitat; tasks can involve trail maintenance, removal of invasive species, and planting native plants for birds and butterflies depending on […]

Free
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Fruit Trees for San Antonio

Labor Sirena Community Garden 1246 Chalmers Avenue, San Antonio, United States

Join Green Spaces Alliance to learn fruit tree basics including selection, planting, and care. Small space fruit tree care and easy maintenance will be focuses. Dive deep into popular San Antonio fruit trees to learn which trees are best for you! This is an English language workshop inside the Escuela Magnetico-Espiritual de la Comuna Universal […]

Free