April 28 & 29, 10am-3pm Bare Root & Perennial Plant Sale – Naturescapers
Gardening / Other Garden Events / Other Plant Sale

April 28 & 29, 10am-3pm Bare Root & Perennial Plant Sale – Naturescapers

The annual Bare Root & Perennial Plant Sale by the Naturescapers (keepers of the Wildlife Botanical Gardens in Brush Prairie, WA) happens the 28th and 29th of April, 10am-3pm. At the same time, the CASEE high school students, will be having their vegetable and Pacific Northwest Native Plant sale! WHERE:  1100 NE 149th St., Brush … Continue reading

April 25 General Meeting – Plant Sale Preparation!
Club Events / Gardening / Monthly Meeting / Plant Sale

April 25 General Meeting – Plant Sale Preparation!

The club’s General Meeting on April 25, 1-3pm, is all about getting ready for our annual PLANT SALE! There is NO SPEAKER at this meeting. Instead, the club’s Plant Sale Committee will be bringing club members up to speed with what needs to be done between now and the BIG DAY May 19th, from 9am-3pm, … Continue reading

Grand Opening!  Washougal Library SEED BANK – March 31, 11am-3pm
Gardening / Master Gardener / Other Garden Events / Seed Bank Library

Grand Opening! Washougal Library SEED BANK – March 31, 11am-3pm

The Washougal branch of the Fort Vancouver Regional Library is having their GRAND OPENING for their SEED BANK library, March 31, 2018, 11am – 3pm, Saturday! Not sure what a Seed Bank is?  Well, it is like a library for SEEDS, instead of books. You can “check out” seeds that you take home and plant. … Continue reading

Book review:  The Humane Gardener, by Nancy Lawson
Books / Gardening / native plants / Review / Wildlife

Book review: The Humane Gardener, by Nancy Lawson

From one of our club members: “I just read a wonderful book about gardening for yourself AND wildlife, both flora and fauna, called ‘The Humane Gardener, nurturing a backyard habitat for wildlife’ by Nancy Lawson. If you haven’t (or even if you have) tried to make your garden wildlife friendly, it is a great introduction … Continue reading

“Garden Therapy: Calming the Inner Storms” Feb 28 @1:30pm
Gardening / Guest Speaker / Monthly Meeting / Past Club Events

“Garden Therapy: Calming the Inner Storms” Feb 28 @1:30pm

The club’s guest speakers for the month of February will be Joyce Lounsberry, Ph.D., President, and Suzann Stahl, Membership Chairman, of the Washington State Federation of Garden Clubs (WSFGC). WSFGC was established in 1933 with 15 clubs within the state.  Today, after 85 years, the WSFGC represents 91 clubs and 2,536 members within Washington State. … Continue reading

Hint #1: Check out WSU Extension
Canning / Community Service / Dehydrating / Farming / Food / Fun-for-kids / Gardening / GettingToKnowClarkCounty / Hint / Master Food Preservers / Master Gardener / Other Plant Sale / Soil

Hint #1: Check out WSU Extension

If you’re new to the Clark County, Washington, USA area, you might not know “where to start”. Here is just one of our suggestions for you. The Washington State University Extension of Clark County offers programs, classes and training in a huge variety of areas way beyond (but still including) farming and agriculture ! Just … Continue reading