FREE Lasagna Gardening Class – June 3, Saturday, 10am-noon
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FREE Lasagna Gardening Class – June 3, Saturday, 10am-noon

The Master Composter/Recyclers (MCR) of Clark County, WA, are holding a FREE class on how to make a raised bed in the “Lasagna Gardening” style. When:  June 3, 10am-noon Where: CASEE Center & adjacent Compost Demo Site @ Wildlife Botanical Gardens, Brush Prairie. Why:  fast, cheap, quick and effective raised bed ready to plant in … Continue reading

Summer break!  Next meeting is Aug 23, 2017 @ 1pm
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Summer break! Next meeting is Aug 23, 2017 @ 1pm

The Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal (southwest corner of Washington state, USA) is on its yearly summer break until August 23, 2017. We’ll be working in our own gardens, taking field trips, visiting each other’s gardens and enjoying the summer. If you are interested in joining the club, or you’d  like to attend one … Continue reading

Spring & Summer food preservation classes from WSU
Canning / Classes / Dehydrating / Fermenting / Food / Master Food Preservers / Past Events

Spring & Summer food preservation classes from WSU

Are you ready to can, or freeze or dehydrate all that good spring and summer food?  Need a refresher class?  Or a newbie just starting out?  Want to become a master preserver?  Have extra fish or game to preserve? The WSU extension is offering classes in a wide ranges preserving methods to help.  Take one, … Continue reading

Oct 26, 1pm “Plant Identification 101” by Julie Carlsen, Master Gardener
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Oct 26, 1pm “Plant Identification 101” by Julie Carlsen, Master Gardener

Updated w. pointers to helpful links and books! Join the Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal October 26 at 1pm for “Plant Identification 101” by Julie Carlsen, Master Gardener. We all have “surprise” plants in our gardens, or see plants in woods,  parkland and sometimes in the “unmarked” area of garden sales areas and wonder, … Continue reading

Intro to Urban Foraging – Sep 17, 10am-noon @ Columbia Springs!
Classes / Food / Foraging / Identification

Intro to Urban Foraging – Sep 17, 10am-noon @ Columbia Springs!

Whether you want to survive a zombie apocalypse, or cook healthier, cheaper meals for your family, foraging is a practical skill for all ages. Join plant enthusiast Eve Hanlin for a presentation and guided walk around Columbia Springs to help you identify the many safe, easy and free foods that grow in abundance right within … Continue reading

May 25 Speaker – 1pm – Pesticides & Wildflower along Roads
Bees / Birds / Classes / Guest Speaker / Past Club Events / Wildlife

May 25 Speaker – 1pm – Pesticides & Wildflower along Roads

Our May 25 speaker will be Charles Bennett, Vice President of the Washington State Beekeepers Association.  He will talk about the the “Greenway Initiative for Washington State” involving bans on roadside pesticide use and wildflower planting along roads. All meetings take place at the Camas Community Center, 1718 SE 7th Ave., Camas, WA 98607. All … Continue reading

Mar 23 Speaker – The Soil Food Web – Joan Veatch
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Mar 23 Speaker – The Soil Food Web – Joan Veatch

Join us March 23, 1pm, for our guest speaker, Joan Veatch.  Her topic:  The Soil Food Web. “I have always enjoyed playing in the dirt and watching things grow. I am not a gardening ‘expert’, but I do consider myself to be a ‘lifetime learner’.  My enjoyment of gardening and learning, led me to enroll … Continue reading