Landscape Classes

Landscape Education Classes are offered in the Spring and Fall of each year.

Learn how to garden beautifully while reducing your water use.  BAWSCA’s Landscape Educated Classes are designed to introduce homeowners, commercial property managers, landscape service providers, and others to the concepts of water-efficient and sustainable landscaping.
 

FREE Classroom Lectures and Hands-On Workshops focus on:

  • Sustainable Landscaping
    • Understanding Water-Use Efficiency in the Landscape
    • Use of California Native and Drought Tolerant Plants
    • Creating Healthy Soil
  • Alternatives to Lawn
  • Habitat Gardening
  • Edible Landscaping
  • Water Efficient Irrigation Practices
  • Parent/Child Gardening Workshop


Water Conservation 101

Learn how to reduce your water consumption, help our local water shortage, and save money! BAWSCA’s Water Conservation 101 classes present important facts and updates on the recent water restrictions, ways to check and control your own home water usage, and how to take advantage of rebate and resource opportunities.

 

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All Classes and Events



Graywater To Green Garden
Sat Nov 19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Hayward City Hall - 777 B Street, Hayward 94541
Designs In Landscape Architecture
Sat Nov 19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Arrillaga Recreation Center - 700 Alma St, Menlo Park 94025
Drought Tolerant Plants & Pruning
Sat Nov 19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
GRPC Visitors Center - 438 Coleman Ave, San Jose 95110
Rainwater Harvesting & Graywater Reuse
Sat Nov 5, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm - Open to the Public
Evergreen Community Center (Multi-Purpose Room) - 4860 San Felipe Road, San Jose 95135
Rainwater Harvesting & Graywater Reuse
Sat Nov 5, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center (Laurel Room) - 550 E Remington Drive, Sunnyvale 94087
Water Efficient Edibles
Sat Nov 5, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Arrillaga Recreation Center - 700 Alma St, Menlo Park 94025
Permeable Hardscapes Repair & Maintenance
Sat Nov 5, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Nature's Inspiration Gardens - 411-421 Seymour Street, San Jose 95110
Design Your Own Native & Drought Tolerant Garden
Sat Nov 5, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center (Laurel Room) - 550 E Remington Drive, Sunnyvale 94087
Do It Yourself: Convert Spray to Drip Irrigation System
Sat Oct 29, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center (Laurel Room) - 550 E Remington Drive, Sunnyvale 94087
Irrigation Repair & Maintenance
Sat Oct 29, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Nature's Inspiration Gardens - 411-421 Seymour Street, San Jose 95110
Do It Yourself: Convert Spray to Drip Irrigation System
Sat Oct 29, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center (Laurel Room) - 550 E Remington Drive, Sunnyvale 94087
Gardening With CA Native & Drought Tolerant Plants
Tue Oct 25, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Open to the Public
ACWD Headquarters - 43885 S. Grimmer Blvd.
Graywater: Laundry To Landscape
Tue Oct 25, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Mountain View Public Library (Community Room) - 585 Franklin Street, Mountain View 94041
Irrigation Systems: Install, Repair & Maintenance
Sat Oct 22, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Arrillaga Recreation Center - 700 Alma St, Menlo Park 94025
Water Wise Edible Gardens
Sat Oct 15, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center (Laurel Room) - 550 E Remington Drive, Sunnyvale 94087
Graywater 101
Sat Oct 15, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Arrillaga Recreation Center - 700 Alma St, Menlo Park 94025
Water Wise Edible Gardens
Sat Oct 15, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Sunnyvale Senior Center (Laurel Room) - 550 E Remington Drive, Sunnyvale 94087
How-to-Convert Spray Irrigation to Drip
Thu Oct 13, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Mountain View Public Library (Community Room) - 585 Franklin Street, Mountain View 94041
Sheet Mulching & Non-Toxic Weed Suppression
Sat Oct 8, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
GRPC Visitors Center - 438 Coleman Ave, San Jose 95110
Lawn Alternatives: Planting with Native & Drought Tolerant Plants
Wed Oct 5, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Open to the Public
Millbrae Library - 1 Library Ave, Millbrae, CA 94030
Install It Yourself: Native Garden
Thu Sep 29, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Mountain View Public Library (Community Room) - 585 Franklin Street, Mountain View 94041
Design It Yourself: Native Garden
Sat Sep 24, 10:30 am - 1:30 pm - Open to the Public
Hayward Main Library, 835 C Street, Hayward 94541
Designs In Landscape Architecture
Sat Sep 24, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Arrillaga Recreation Center - 700 Alma St, Menlo Park 94025
Designing and Planning Your Low Water Landscape
Sat Sep 17, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
ACWD Headquarters - 43885 S. Grimmer Blvd.
Soils & Invasive Species
Sat Sep 17, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Hayward City Hall - 777 B Street, Hayward 94541
Design It Yourself: Native Garden
Thu Sep 15, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Open to the Public
Mountain View Public Library (Community Room) - 585 Franklin Street, Mountain View 94041
Composting for Healthy Soil & Water Efficiency
Sat Sep 10, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Open to the Public
Arrillaga Recreation Center - 700 Alma St, Menlo Park 94025