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Upcoming Event: Water-wise Landscape Design (31 Available Spots)
Monday, March 2, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM

Have these winter months been spent watching home improvement shows and thumbing through magazines for landscape ideas? Put those dreams onto paper as you learn to plan and draw your own water-wise landscape using basic design principles. You’ll be able to draw a site map and get started on your design.  This course is required for Aurora Water customers participating in our free design consultation service.


Upcoming Event: Grow Food, Save Water (32 Available Spots)
Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 8:30 AM until 10:30 AM

If you’ve never bitten into a homegrown tomato still warm from the sun, you’re seriously missing out. Learn how to design and install a veggie garden to save water and grow healthier, happier plants. 

Upcoming Event: Introduction to Water-wise Classes (31 Available Spots)
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM

You’re curious about a low-water landscape, but where do you start? Knock your creativity into gear as we introduce the necessary foundations of creating a functional water-wise landscape. Also included, landscape ideas and the beautiful and resilient plants that replace thirsty turf.  


Upcoming Event: Irrigation Clock and Controller Programming (25 Available Spots)
Saturday, April 11, 2020 from 9:00 AM until 10:30 AM

Learn how to program your irrigation clock for maximum efficiency. We'll cover the basics of how they operate, then give you the knowledge to feel confident taking control of your system.  Have a smart weather-based controller? Don't worry, we'll cover those too. 

Upcoming Event: Water-wise Landscape Design (37 Available Spots)
Thursday, April 16, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM

Have these winter months been spent watching home improvement shows and thumbing through magazines for landscape ideas? Put those dreams onto paper as you learn to plan and draw your own water-wise landscape using basic design principles. You’ll be able to draw a site map and get started on your design.  This course is required for Aurora Water customers participating in our free design consultation service.


Upcoming Event: Introduction to Water-wise Classes (40 Available Spots)
Monday, April 27, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM

You’re curious about a low-water landscape, but where do you start? Knock your creativity into gear as we introduce the necessary foundations of creating a functional water-wise landscape. Also included, landscape ideas and the beautiful and resilient plants that replace thirsty turf.  


Upcoming Event: Build Your Own Drip System (19 Available Spots)
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:30 PM

Drip irrigation systems are easy to install, simple to design and effectively reduce water waste. Learn how to design, construct and maintain a drip system in this hands-on class. This class can accommodate only 20 registered participants. 


Upcoming Event: Composting (23 Available Spots)
Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:30 PM

Create magic when you recycle kitchen and yard waste. Compost enriches soil, retains moisture and suppresses plant diseases and pests. Learn how to successfully compost at home.


Upcoming Event: Bee Condo (24 Available Spots)
Saturday, May 9, 2020 from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM

I don’t mean to bug you, but Ithought you might be interested in this workshop. Everyone is buzzing about bugcondos, a.k.a. bee hotels… Puns aside, a bee condo is a really cool addition toyour community or home garden that gives beneficial pollinators a safe place tooverwinter. At this workshop, you will learn how to design and build your own.Be prepared to sit and kneel on the ground and get a little dirty. We will beusing power tools, so work gloves and adherence to safe practices are required.Attendance is limited to 20. No children under the age of 15 allowed.

 

What to bring:

-       Work gloves

-       Hat / sunblock

-       Water

-       Power drill (ifyou have one)

-       Hammer (if youhave one)

-       Rubber mallet(if you have one)




Upcoming Event: Water-wise Landscape Design (40 Available Spots)
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM

Have these winter months been spent watching home improvement shows and thumbing through magazines for landscape ideas? Put those dreams onto paper as you learn to plan and draw your own water-wise landscape using basic design principles. You’ll be able to draw a site map and get started on your design.  This course is required for Aurora Water customers participating in our free design consultation service.