Feb 27, 1pm – Garden Club Meeting w. Laura Heldreth on “Hellstrip Planting”
Club Events / Gardening / Guest Speaker / Master Gardener / Monthly Meeting

Feb 27, 1pm – Garden Club Meeting w. Laura Heldreth on “Hellstrip Planting”

Come join the “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal” Feb 27, 2019 to hear Master Gardener Laura Heldreth speak about “hellstrip vegetable gardening” with an emphasis on growing successful vegetables. Laura teaches gardening classes at Clark College and has her own small business as a garden coach and gardener, working with clients on sustainable edible … Continue reading

2018-19 Updated Speakers List – Feb 27 – Hellstrip Gardening!
Club Events / Gardening / Guest Speaker / Master Gardener / Monthly Meeting

2018-19 Updated Speakers List – Feb 27 – Hellstrip Gardening!

Here is the “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal’s” current planned list of meetings and topics for the rest of the 2018-19 “year” ahead. Join us at our SECOND meeting of 2019 on February 27 to hear Guest Speaker, Laura Heldreth, Master Gardener, talk about  about hellstrip gardening – that place between the sidewalk and the street. … Continue reading

Scott Buley speaks about “Rain Gardens” Jan 23, 2019
Gardening / Guest Speaker / Past Club Events / Rain Garden / Speakers

Scott Buley speaks about “Rain Gardens” Jan 23, 2019

You are invited to come hear Scott Buley, owner of “Rain Garden Nursery”, speak about Rain Gardens at the January 23, 2019 “Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal” general club meeting. The meeting starts at 1pm, with Scott’s presentation beginning around 1:30pm. “Rain Garden Nursery” website: https://www.raingardennursery.com/ All Garden Club speakers’ presentations are free and … Continue reading

Free Lasagna Gardening Class – Sat, Sep 29th, 10am-noon – preregistration req’d
Composting / Gardening / Lasagna Gardening / Master Composter Recyclers / Other Garden Events

Free Lasagna Gardening Class – Sat, Sep 29th, 10am-noon – preregistration req’d

Learn how to build and plant a raised bed garden in two hours or less for FREE! No tilling or turning required and most materials are free! Lasagna gardening, also know as “sheet composting”, is a method of composting in place and building up a raised bed within an hour or two. Don’t worry if … Continue reading

Gordon French speaks about “The Living Soil” Sep 26, 1pm
Gardening / Guest Speaker / Past Club Events / Soil

Gordon French speaks about “The Living Soil” Sep 26, 1pm

Gordon French will be our featured Guest Speaker at the Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal’s September 26 general meeting.  He will be speaking on “The Living Soil”. In addition to owning and running the local Feed store, Gordon has also taught Clark County Extension Classes for the Master Gardener Program and Small Acreage Farms. … Continue reading

Hint #5 – How big will my plant be at maturity?
Gardening / GettingToKnowClarkCounty / Hint / Naturescaping

Hint #5 – How big will my plant be at maturity?

The plant information tags at nurseries, list the size of trees and shrubs at 10 years old.  To insure you allow healthy space in your garden, do further research to find the actual size at maturity. Plants in the Pacific Northwest may grow 15 to 20% larger than other areas! For instance, the Western Sword … Continue reading

“Art in the Garden” & “Composting OPEN HOUSE” – July 8, 10am-4pm, Wildlife Botanical Gardens, Brush Prairie
Composting / Events / Fun-for-kids / Garden-Art / Gardening / Master Composter Recyclers / Other Garden Events

“Art in the Garden” & “Composting OPEN HOUSE” – July 8, 10am-4pm, Wildlife Botanical Gardens, Brush Prairie

“Art in the Garden” July 8, Sunday, 10am-4pm. FREE parking and entry! 22 ARTISTS!  LIVE MUSIC! Self tour the gardens and meet the gardeners. Get your composting questions answered at the Master Composter Recyclers OPEN HOUSE in the compost demo site. West of the CASEE high school at 11000 NE 149th St., Brush Prairie, WA … Continue reading