Aug 2019 – Aug 2020 Speaker/Event List Info – updated 11Sep2019
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Aug 2019 – Aug 2020 Speaker/Event List Info – updated 11Sep2019

Here is our updated “Speaker and Events List” for the 2019-20 Garden Club fiscal Year!  We have some great speakers planned for the year; we’ll update as the specific dates are firmed up. Our September 25th meeting will start at 1pm and will be about the “Basics of Vegetative Propagation“ by Stephen Murphy.  His presentation … Continue reading

Julie Surface of Hidden Gardens – Guest Speaker – Oct 24
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Julie Surface of Hidden Gardens – Guest Speaker – Oct 24

Julie Surface, head of customer service and displays at Hidden Gardens Nursery & Landscaping, located atop Prune Hill in Camas will be our featured Guest Speaker at the CWCGC meeting on Oct. 24, beginning at 1:30pm. In her talk, Julie will highlight succulents, talking about what makes a succulent a succulent, different varietals, and will … Continue reading

Intro to Bird Song – 15Sep2018, Sat, 10am-noon, Brandon Burger
Birds / Classes / Naturescaping / Wildlife

Intro to Bird Song – 15Sep2018, Sat, 10am-noon, Brandon Burger

Brandon Burger, Backyard Bird Shop, provides an introduction to identifying some of the more common birds in our area by their unique songs. Once you learn two or three by ear, you can learn how to identify unique patterns and mnemonics to learn even more! At the CASEE center, 11104 NE 149th St., Brush Prairie, … Continue reading

Preserving Meat, Fish, Poultry and Making Jerky – Sep 6, 6-8pm
Canning / Classes / Dehydrating / Preserving

Preserving Meat, Fish, Poultry and Making Jerky – Sep 6, 6-8pm

The last class of the “You Can!” summer preservation series, teaches you the in’s and out’s of preserving meat, fish, poultry and making jerky using pressure canning, drying and freezing. Learn the latest proper and safe techniques of preserving your bounty using the recommended tools and processes. Part 8 of an 8 part series of … Continue reading

FREE Lasagna Gardening Class – June 3, Saturday, 10am-noon
Classes / Composting / Gardening / Lasagna Gardening / Organic Gardening

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