Arizona Water Awareness

EVENTS Below is a list of water-related events that occur around the state. Click on the title for more information, and contact the sponsoring organization for updates.

 


Thursday, October 19, 2017
Attracting Hummingbirds & Butterflies
City of Scottsdale
Scottsdale:
Turn your yard into a wildlife sanctuary! Learn how to create an inviting environment for hummingbirds, butterflies and other creatures using a wonderful array of beautiful native and desert-adapted plants.
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Saturday, October 21, 2017
The Nature of Design- Rainwater Harvesting: Creating Water and Energy Efficient Landscapes
City of Avondale
Avondale:
Looking for advice on landscape design and/or small space renovations? This class will focus on landscape design that work for arid regions and will include easy and proper plant placement and water harvesting techniques. Each attendee will leave with a good start on their specific landscape design.
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Thursday, October 26, 2017
Container Gardening
City of Avondale
Avondale:
This class covers every detail of growing plants in containers. From choosing your pot, soil, watering and fertilizing. There will be demonstrations of potting techniques and examples of different containers and soil.
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Saturday, October 28, 2017
Smart Irrigation Controllers
City of Scottsdale
Scottsdale:
Discover a new generation of irrigation controllers that takes into account local weather conditions or soil moisture levels and waters accordingly, and how these smart controllers can benefit your yard, community or business.
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Thursday, November 02, 2017
Growing Fruit Trees in the Desert
City of Avondale
Avondale:
From exotic to native fruits this class describes over 20 different types of fruit in detail. Discussion will cover water, fertilizer, pollination, fruit thinning and planting tips.
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Tuesday, November 07, 2017
HOA Landscape Irrigation Management
City of Avondale
Avondale:
Discuss landscape and water management for large properties with questions and answers following presentation.
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