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Gardening calendar: irrigation, lawns, Junior Master Gardener and more

April 4

Planting and Irrigation 101: 11 a.m. at Madeline George Garden Design Nursery, 10550 W. Hill Road Parkway, Boise. Covers the crucial things you need to know when planting and providing irrigation to your garden. Free. 995-2815, madelinegeorge.com.

April 8

Lawn and Irrigation: 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Boise Public Library, Hayes Auditorium, 715 S. Capitol Blvd. Instructor Dave Beck will provide an overview of the most important topics related to growing a beautiful lawn. Free, but register at parks.cityofboise.org or call 608-7700.

April 9

Junior Master Gardener: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 9-30, at UI Ada County Extension Office, 5880 Glenwood St., Boise. Learn about plants, gardening, insects and more with hands on activities. Youth become certified in the Golden Ray Series. $20. 287-5900, extension.uidaho.edu/ada.

April 11

“Herban” Gardening 101: 11 a.m. at Madeline George Garden Design Nursery, 10550 W. Hill Road Parkway, Boise. Class about incorporating herbs into your urban garden. Free. 995-2815, madelinegeorge.com.

April 18

Let it Grow!: 11 a.m. at Madeline George Garden Design Nursery, 10550 W. Hill Road Parkway, Boise. Focuses on our favorite care-free perennials that require low maintenance and look great in the garden. Free. 995-2815, madelinegeorge.com.

May 15-16

Golden Garden Club plant sale: Noon to 6 p.m. May 15 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 16 at 10305 Harvester Drive, Boise.

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