Northwest NEWS

July 5, 1999

Home & Garden

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July events at Molbak's

   Molbak's Woodinville store has announced its July calendar of free events. Learn how to extend your harvest into the fall and winter by planting cool season vegetables now at the Planting Fall and Winter Vegetables seminar to be held Friday, July 9 at 7 p.m. Take the mystery out of summer pruning on Saturday, July 10 at 9:30 a.m. The seminar will provide simple tips, techniques, and a discussion of which plants to prune now. Carrie Becker will showcase the Perennial Stars of Summer on Friday, July 23, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Learn how to make teas from your garden plants on Saturday, June 17, from 11:30 to noon in the Garden Plants Department. For information about any of these events, call (425) 3948-5100.

Natural Horseman Clinic

   Greg Eliel will hold a clinic July 17-21 at Carousel Ranch on Hwy. 9 in Woodinville. Greg will be "starting" colts and "restarting" horses all day Saturday, July 17, and in the mornings, July 18-21. He will help individuals to learn groundwork skills and improve their horsemanship in the afternoon classes July 18-21. Spectators will be welcome from 9 am to 7 pm. Entry fee for horses in the five-day Restarting Clinic is $600. The Groundwork/Horsemanship clinic is $400 for the four days. Spectator fee: $25 per day. Carousel Ranch is located 1.1 miles north of Hwy. 522 on Hwy. 9 in Woodinville and a quarter mile south of Turner's Corner on Hwy. 9. For more information, call (425) 485-7861.

'What Tree Is That?'

   "What Tree Is That?", a pocket guide for identifying trees, is available from The National Arbor Day Foundation. The 84-page guide will help identify 157 different trees found in the western U.S. To obtain your tree ID guide, send your name and address and $3 to "What Tree Is That?", The National Arbor Day Foundation, Nebraska City, NE 68410.


   Washington residents can get free answers to dental questions by calling toll-free 1-888-TEETH-99 on Thursday, July 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dial-A-Dentist offers individuals the chance to speak confidentially with one of the Association's member dentists.