Check out our great lineup of classes for our utility customers! Registration is available at the bottom of the page.
May 27 – 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
RAINWATER HARVESTING – Instructor: Tina Sleeper
Join Certified Water Harvesting Practitioner, Tina Sleeper, for a close look at designing a sensible, earth-friendly yard to collect or utilize rainwater from roofs, driveways, patios and sidewalks that can reduce your water consumption in the home landscape. This informative workshop will cover both passive and active rainwater catchment systems. Bring a sketch or site plan of your property to refer to during the workshop.
June 17 – 9:00 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
SAVING YOUR TREES FROM MONSOON DAMAGE – Instructor, Cathy Rymer
Just in time for monsoon season, join ISA certified arborist, Cathy Rymer, for this presentation on how to avoid common mistakes that contribute to tree failure in storms. You will learn the art and science of good pruning, how to keep your investments healthy, functional and looking great, and when to find a professional when needed.
August 5- 9 a.m. - Noon DRIP SYSTEM DESIGN AND INSTALL FOR RAISED BED AND CONTAINER GARDENING- Instructor: Jeff Lee Does the idea of planting a vegetable garden sound appealing, or do you have a small space and have you always wanted to try container gardening? Perhaps you are just plain tired of hand-watering your flowerpots! Your're in luck! Join us for this timely workshop and learn how to design and install a drip system so you can grow the amazing garden and/or colorful flowerpots you've always wanted!
October 14 – 9:00 – 11:30
BASIC BACKYARD MAKEOVER- Instructor: Cathy Rymer
Want to create your own backyard oasis? Or maybe you'd like to make your landscape more child or pet friendly. Transform your grass yard into outdoor living spaces that are colorful, fragrant, interesting, cool leisure, Mediterranean, eco-compatible, etc. This class will show you the easy step-by-step methods.
Cost: All workshops are free to charge to Town of Queen Creek utility customers, but you must register.