events & seminars –

Please PreRegister 853-4000

(click on each class below to learn more)  FREE, unless it’s a make/take class.  1HR Classes in our cozy warm greenhouse.

Feb. 20th 2016, Sat. 10am : Grow your Own, Seed Starting Class

Don’t you love the taste of home grown food?? It’s easy to grow your own even in a small space! Learn the tricks of proper seed starting with Rhonda in our toasty warm greenhouse from 10am-11am. Discount on seed starting kits, peat pots for our class participants. FREE, RSVP 853-4000 to save your seat.

Feb. 24th 2016, 5:30-6:30 pm: Landscape Design

Bring your photos & questions to this interactive workshop on landscape design. Our talented FarWest Designers will be on hand to assist you with basic design in the landscape. FREE, RSVP 853-4000 to save your seat.
It’s that time of year to tidy up & prune your plants so they will be healthy. Randy Lancaster, of DIG! will be teaching this class on proper pruning techniques for the Treasure Valley. FREE CLASS, RSVP 853-4000 to save your seat. Tool Sharpening Service 11am-1pm, Andy will be here to sharpen your small tools for $5 or large tools for $10. CASH ONLY please.

Mar. 2016, Sat. 10 am : 

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Mar.  2016 – Sat. 10 am :

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March 2016- Sat. 10am : 

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April 2016- Sat. 10am : 

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April 2016  Sat. 10am: 

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2015 Spring Classes

Grow your own beautiful, healthy and disease free roses. Come learn the proper planting pruning, watering and fertilizing techniques to ensure your success. RSVP to 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 22 2015, Wednesday 5:30pm: Japanese Maples 

FarWest’s tree buyer Rick will take you on a walking tour of our Japanese Maple collection and show you the unique characteristics of the different cultivars. RSVP to 853-4000 to save your spot on the tour.

April 25 2015, Saturday 10am: Funky Junk 

FarWest’s Rhonda will show you how to repurpose all sorts of fun and unique objects into planters of succulents, herbs, flowers or veggies. You are welcome to bring your own unique container to plant up while you are here. RSVP to 853-4000 to save your seat.

April 29 2015, Wednesday 6 pm: Landscape Design 

Our FarWest Landscape Designers, Gus & David will walk you through the basic principles of landscape designing. Then they will take your questions and work through some specific scenarios. Bring photos, measurements of your project areas and your landscape challenges and receive some expert advice. RSVP to 853-4000 to save your seat.