Garden Design 101: 11 a.m. at Madeline George Garden Design, 10550 W. Hill Road Parkway, Boise. Free. RSVP: 995-2815, email@example.com.
Idaho Botanical Garden's Garden Tour: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Boise. Includes six properties. $20 IBG members, $25 nonmembers. 343-8649, idahobotanicalgarden.org.
Mountain Home Garden Tour: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Mountain Home. Theme is "A Patchwork of Gardens with Quilts." Quilts will be on display at each of the eight gardens. Proceeds go toward community projects. Tickets are $10 and sold in advance at Stagecoach Espresso in the Mountain Home library or at each garden on the day of the tour. 587-6582.
Pet and Family Friendly Gardens: 1 to 4 p.m. at Madeline George Garden Design, 10550 W. Hill Road Parkway, Boise. Free. RSVP: 995-2815, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lakeside Lavender You-Cut Harvest: Noon to 4 p.m. at Lakeside Lavender Farm, 1003 W. Locust Lane, Nampa. $6 per you-cut bundle. lakesidelavender.com.
Composting workshop: 6 p.m. at Boise Library Ustick branch, 7557 W. Ustick Road. Learn how to reduce waste and improve your garden's soil through home composting with staff from the Jim Hall Foothills Learning Center and a University of Idaho master composter. 570-6900.