We've added new photos of three Lawn to Garden projects to our page of completed projects.. We have "before and after" photos of 24 yards from throughout the District. Not only do they look great, but these gardens all save water. Look at These Beautiful Gardens
We have free tickets to the Fall Home & Garden Show at the Concord Pavilion Oct. 21-23. Be sure to visit the CCWD booth to talk to our experts about saving water, or converting your lawn into a garden. Print the tickets below and you'll get in free. Print These Free Tickets (PDF)
Our "Smart Wash Car Wash" help you save money and water. All the car washes listed recycled their water, and the coupons save you money. Just print the coupon, and your car will look great. Get your car wash coupons
September 25“How to remove your lawn (and get paid for it, too!) sheet mulching workshop” Led by Kathy Kramer, Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour Coordinator Are you tired of mowing and edging your lawn, or for paying to have that done for you? Wouldn't’t it be great to save money on your water bill? Wish you could quit with the herbicides? Would you like to have a beautiful, water-conserving garden that attracts wildlife? If so, this is the workshop for you.Read on...
September 29Join the Garden Revolution- Larry Weaner, Author & Landscape Designer The Gardens at Heather Farm is partnering with The Garden Conservancy to bring celebrated landscape designer, author and horticultural icon, Larry Weaner, to Walnut Creek to share his insights on how to change your garden — and the environment — for the better. On Thursday, September 29th, the program will feature a lecture by Mr. Weaner, followed by a special reception and signing of his new book Garden Revolution (May 2016, Timber Press).Read on...
October 1Great Soil = Great Gardens Improve your success rate with new plantings and create a stable environment for your gardens and landscapes to thrive — even through drought and other climate changes — by creating and maintaining a thriving soil food web.Read on...