Peoria – Composting

Peoria Rio Vista Recreation Center 8866 W Thunderbird Rd., Peoria, AZ, United States

Trash bin full of yard waste? Turn that waste into money by composting it for re-use in your landscape and gardens. In this class, you will learn what to compost and how to keep the material “cooking” to create your own soil amendments. To register click here and look under "Green Living" or call 623.773.7137

Free

Glendale – Active Rainwater Harvesting

Glendale Main Library 5959 W Brown St, Glendale, Arizona

Did you know that one inch of rainfall from a 1,000 square foot roof can capture up to 600 gallons of rainwater? Learn what it takes to design a system that collects and stores rainwater for later use. This class is for anyone that wants to learn about active rainwater harvesting techniques, even if you begin with just one barrel. …

Tempe- Smart Landscape Watering Practices

Tempe Public Library, 3500 S Rural Rd. Tempe, AZ 85282 3500 S Rural Rd, Tempe, Arizona, United States

Review the basics of outdoor watering efficiency. This workshop covers sprinklers, drip, bubblers, microbubblers and hose watering, along with a brief overview of earthworks and graywater systems. Also, learn how residents can utilized the Graywater Rebate or the High Efficiency Irrigation Rebate to upgrade watering systems at home. Register Here!

Avondale – Native Landscape Care

Avondale Resource Center 995 E. Riley Dr, Avondale, AZ, United States

Learn best practices for maintaining native plants with minimal water. Register here

Free

Goodyear – Desert Blooms for All Seasons

Goodyear Georgia T Lord Library 1900 N. Civic Square, Goodyear, Arizona, United States

Discover the variety of water efficient plants that provide color to your yard year-round. Register here

Free

Buckeye – How to Keep Your Water Bill Under $100

Coyote Library - Buckeye 21699 W Yuma Rd #116, Buckeye, United States

Learn to employ these tips and strategies to maintain a reasonable or lower than average monthly water bill. Register here

Free

Queen Creek: SRP Water and Energy Conservation

Town of Queen Creek Library 21802 S Ellsworth Rd, Queen Creek, AZ, United States

The Town of Queen Creek, in partnership with SRP (Salt River Project), will host a free residential water and energy conservation workshop. Learn from the Town of Queen Creek and SRP staff how to cut costs and reduce your water and energy consumption. This FREE Water-Smart Workshop is open to all Town of Queen Creek water customers. Seating is limited …

Queen Creek: Gardening

Town of Queen Creek Library 21802 S Ellsworth Rd, Queen Creek, AZ, United States

Learn from a local expert how to cultivate vibrant desert landscapes, mastering techniques tailored to our unique climate. Discover the secrets of thriving flora in the arid Southwest in a free class that beginners and the more experienced can enjoy together. This FREE Water-Smart Workshop is open to all Town of Queen Creek water customers. Seating is limited and registration …

Goodyear – Resilient Landscaping for Drought

Goodyear Georgia T Lord Library 1900 N. Civic Square, Goodyear, Arizona, United States

Learn how to develop and train your landscape to withstand minimal water conditions. Register here

Buckeye – Fruit Trees in the Desert

Coyote Library - Buckeye 21699 W Yuma Rd #116, Buckeye, United States

Discover which varieties can be cultivated here and how to care for them. Register here

Free

Glendale – Citrus Care in the Home Garden

Glendale Main Library 5959 W Brown St, Glendale, Arizona

Citrus is one of Arizona's and Glendale's agricultural icons. Maintaining the health of your citrus tree for years to come is possible with the proper knowledge of tree varieties and a little extra care. Cathy Rymer, Master Gardener, Certified Arborist, retired Water Conservation Coordinator, author and experienced horticulturist will show you everything you need to know on how to select, …