Event Calendar

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Compost, Mulch, & Rock. The Difference Makes a Difference! with Catherine the Herb Lady
Jan 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Catherine, The Herb Lady, local edible landscaping expert, returns to talk about using or not using compost, mulch or rock (gravel) in your garden. Got rock? Make Gabion! The one benefit of soil sterilized by rock, and ‘patience mulch.’

She will also be answering your gardening questions and what to plant now.

SPECIAL EVENT addition to Lecture – a Book Swap!!

Have books on gardening or cooking you are finished with? Bring them to swap for a new-to-you book(s). All remaining books after the swap will be used in the MUG’s “Little Library”. Bring ONLY books about gardening or cooking.

Catherine is also bringing her seed bank for those looking for some seeds to get growing.

Mesa Urban Garden
Saturday, January 20, 2018
1:30 p.m.

212 E 1st Ave
Mesa, AZ 85210
(602) 370-4459

Fruit Tree Pruning Class w/ Claud Cluff
Jan 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Registration Required:
Fruit-Tree Pruning with Claud Cluff
Saturday, January 27, 2018 – 9am – 11:30am
Tuition: $15 in advance (via PayPal)
All proceeds will be donated to Mesa Urban Garden and Trees Matter.

Claud Cluff, the current president of Arizona Community Tree Council, will present on the differences between trimming different fruit trees, how it differs from trimming shade trees – and more. Learn how to trim for increased production & health of your fruit trees!

Then, get hands-on with the the trees at the Garden!


Tree Pruning 101 with Steve Priebe
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Luna Llena
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm