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Events & Webinars

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Learn From the Experts!

Through partnerships with key community organizations, Marin Water is pleased to host or attend several upcoming webinars and in-person events to help customers with home outdoor water-savings.

Our webinar series partners include:

  • UC Marin Master Gardeners: University of California-trained and certified volunteers who provide research-based knowledge and information on sustainable landscape practices, pest management and home horticulture to gardeners in Marin. 
  • The College of Marin: The College of Marin offers a series of workshops based on Marin Water's Watershed Approach to Landscaping (WAL) Handbook and is an introduction to making your garden into a micro-watershed. Learn more
  • Sloat Garden Center: In partnership with Marin Water and the Master Gardeners, the Sloat Garden Center will host two free upcoming landscape webinars touching on resilient, fire-safe landscaping and more.

Click on the events below for more details about each one and to access registration information.

 

 

February

Feb. 8

6-7:30 p.m.

Compost Happens: Compost 101

Come and learn how easy it is to transform your yard waste and food scraps into ‘gardeners gold.’ The benefits of making and using compost are many: recycling resources, saving money and water.  This workshop will teach you to make, harvest and use this valuable soil amendment in your garden.

Feb. 15

6:7:30 p.m.

Sustainable Practices for Water-Wise Gardening

This class focuses on permaculture and sustainable techniques for your home garden. Topics such as sheet-mulching, the benefits of compost and mulch, bio-intensive edible gardening, hydrozoning, using recycled water, drip irrigation and native plants will be covered.