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Please PreRegister 853-4000

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April 12 2014, Saturday 10am: Blueberries

Dennis Fix of FarWest will reprise his popular class on successfully growing blueberries in the Boise area. RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 16 2014,  Wednesday 6pm:  Landscape Design

FarWest Landscape designer David Schwartz will discuss the basic principles of landscape design. Then he will take your questions and work through some of your scenarios. Bring pictures, measurements of your yard and your landscape challenges and receive some expert advise. RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 19 2014, Saturday 10am:  Funky Junk

FarWest’s Rhonda will show you how to recycle and repurpose all sorts of items as fun and unique flower, herb and veggie planters. You are welcome to bring your own unique container to plant up while you are here. RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 23 2014, Wednesday 6pm:   The Language of Flowers

Learn the History, Mystery and Codes of covert communication long before the advent of texting and tweeting. Send a tangible, scented and thoughtful expression of emotions the Victoria Era way by making a mini bouquet during the class. RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 26 2014, Saturday 10am: Growing Great Tomatoes

RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 30 2014, Wednesday 6pm: Bonsai Basics

The Boise Bonsai Society will introduce you to the art of Bonsai. They will demo the tools, techniques and tips for starting your own Bonsai. RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.

May 7 2014, Wednesday 5:30pm: Fairy Gardens

Sorry, this one is full already. Call to put your name on the waiting list for the next one! 853-4000 Date to be determined later in May.

May 17 2014,  Saturday 10am: Create a Fabulous Container

FarWest’s fabulously talented Custom Potting Pro, Stacy will share her tips and techniques for creating beautiful mixed containers and keeping them looking great all summer. Bring your own container or purchase one here to plant up during this DIY class. RSVP at 853-4000 to save your seat.