Free Local Workshops

Our free natural yard care workshops teach you how easy and rewarding gardening can be. Join us and receive great advice about natural yard design from some of the region's most notable experts.

Northwest Flower & Garden Show Volunteer Orientation
Help KCD promote local food, healthy forests and clean water at the 2019 Northwest Flower & Garden Show February 20-24, at the Washington State Convention Center. Volunteers will get free entrance into the show. Join us for the orientation on Thursday, January 3, from 6 to 7 PM at KCD's office in Renton. We will also offer a Zoom conference link for people to video conference or call in. As an ambassador, you'll help educate the public about local conservation efforts. Click for more information and to register:
King Conservation District
800 SW 39th St #150
Thursday, January 3, 2019
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM

Jumpstart Your Yard: Tips for designing a sustainable landscape
Thinking about transforming your yard this year? A well-planned landscape can do a lot for you, without requiring a lot in return. This introductory class will focus on effective yard design and give you examples of what not to do. Bring in photos or a map of your yard to get specific advice from the experts. All participants will receive compost samples and discount coupons for the Snohomish Conservation District plant sale!
Brightwater Center
Saturday, January 12, 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM