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Events and Workshops

Events and workshops
The Santa Clara Valley Water District participates in many community outreach events. If you would like information about the water district attending your event, just click here to fill out the request form. Send your completed form to conservation@valleywater.org. For questions, please call (408) 630-2554. Event participation is dependent on staffing availability. We will respond to your request as soon as possible.

UPCOMING EVENTS 

Name of Event/Workshop

Description of Event

Date

Location

Composting Basics Workshop

Turn your leaves, yard trimmings and kitchen scraps into a nutrient rich soil amendment. Both green waste and worm composting will be covered.

Free. Registration is required

Thursday, July 27, 2017

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Guadalupe River Park Conservancy Visitor Center

438 Coleman Ave.
San José, CA 95110

Composting Basics Workshop

Turn your leaves, yard trimmings and kitchen scraps into a nutrient rich soil amendment. Both green waste and worm composting will be covered.

Free. Registration is required

Saturday, August 5, 2017

10:00 am to noon

Cubberley Comm Ctr Room H-1
4000 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Master Gardeners  

Turn your leaves, yard trimmings and kitchen scraps into a nutrient rich soil amendment. Both green waste and worm composting will be covered.

Free. Registration is required

Saturday, September 2, 2017

10:00 am to noon

Palo Alto Demonstration Garden
851 Center Drive
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Green Gardener Training

Expand your business using Green Gardening techniques! 

Two trainings: one in English and one in Spanish.  Each training session consists of 10 classes. 

Cost: $60 for landscape professionals; $120 for others

Register by calling (408) 522-2700

 

 

Wednesdays: Sep 13 to Nov 15, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM – English

Thursdays: Sep 14 to Nov 16, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM – Spanish

 

Sunnyvale-Cupertino Adult Community Education (ACE)

591 West Fremont Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

South Bay Green Gardens

To learn about other events featuring water efficiency, drought-tolerant plant selection, irrigation design & maintenance, as well as composting, check out South Bay Green Gardens.

QUESTIONS? Call the Water Conservation Hotline at (408) 630-2554 or email us at Conservation@valleywater.org.