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Gardening Events Calendar

Find public events in Alameda County hosted by local community partners and StopWaste: 

EBMUD Landscape Rebate Office Hours

When: Every other Tuesday from noon to 1 pm, and from 5 pm to 6 pm
Where: Online Event  

Hosted by: EBMUD

Drop-in to EBMUD's weekly virtual office hours to ask questions about our landscape rebate programs. EBMUD water conservation experts will be on hand to explain the rebate process, offer project advice, and answer your burning rebate questions. 

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Talkin' Dirt

When: December 7, from 7 pm to 8 pm
Where: Online Event  

Hosted by: Fremont LEAF

Monthly casual conversation about what's happening in the garden this coming month OR whatever you'd like to ask about! Registration each month is required in order to obtain the link.

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The Plant Exchange December Holiday Event

When: December 10, from 9:15 am to 1:30 pm 
Where: The Plant Exchange, 11144 Golf Links Rd., Oakland

Hosted by: The Plant Exchange

This is The Plant Exchange's Second Saturday Fundraiser Sale, plus make a stepping stone before you shop with all materials and instruction provided by Judith Schonebaum for $40 (and you can bring your own memorable broken dish/pottery). Create your stepping stone early in your visit, so that it can set while you look for plants. Judith will also have her own creations available for purchase at retail prices.

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Water-Wise Gardening & Landscaping Rebates

When: December 10, at 1 pm 
Where: Evergreen Nursery, 350 San Leandro Blvd., San Leandro

Hosted by: Evergreen Nursery

Create a water-wise garden with climate-appropriate and native plants, sheet mulching tips, and EBMUD rebates & resources!

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Rose Pruning & Care

When: December 17, at 1 pm 
Where: Evergreen Nursery, 350 San Leandro Blvd., San Leandro

Hosted by: Evergreen Nursery

How to care for and prune your roses during the dormant season to ensure exceptional blooms the following season.

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Healthy Soils Webinar Series

When: Watch on your own time
Where: Online Event
Hosted by: StopWaste

Check out StopWaste's Healthy Soils Webinar Series that covers topics on Healthy Soils, Backyard Composting, and Worm Composting.

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