Northwest NEWS

February 25, 2002

Events

Woodinville Molbak's March events

March 2 - Gardening with Ciscoe, Live! Join Ciscoe as he broadcasts live from Molbak's. 9 a.m.-noon (seminar immediately follows).
   March 2 - Pruning Spring Blooming Plants. Ciscoe Morris shares how and when to prune spring blooming plants and the tools to use. noon-1:30 p.m.
   March 3 - Controlling Moles. Have moles made a mess of your yard? Learn effective and legal methods to control the pesky mole. 2-3 p.m.
   March 9 - Everlasting Spring Arrangements. Molbak's Designers of everlasting floral products show how to create simple, beautiful, realistic and inspiring arrangements for spring. 9:30-11a.m.
   March 9 - Composting Q & A. Bring your questions to the composting specialists, King County's Master Recycler Composter. 10 a.m.-noon.
   March 10 - Creating Compost Demo: Turning Yard Waste into Garden Gold. Valuable beyond compare as a mulch and soil amendment, compost is the basis for growing healthy plants. Learn how to compost debris from your yard. 2-3 p.m.
   March 16 - Worm Bins: Composting Food Waste. Ever wonder what to do with veggies gone bad, fruit scraps and shredded paper? Feed it to the worms. It's fun, easy and produces rich garden compost. 9:30-11a.m.
   March 17 - Starting Seeds. Learn seed planting tips, techniques and timing. 2-3 p.m.
   March 23 - Perennial Gardening 102. Second in our series on starting a perennial garden, Carrie Becker focuses on plant selection and design basics. Observe your site for sunlight, soil, natural moisture and surroundings. Learn how to choose and plant suitable plant combinations for your site. 9:30-10:30 a.m.
   March 23 - Composting Q & A. Bring your questions to King County's Master Recycler Composters. 10 a.m. to noon.
   March 24 - Dry Shade. Despite our region's ample rainfall, a frequent challenge is gardening in dry shade. Mary Robson, Area Extension Agent, shares plants and gardening techniques to meet the challenge. 2-3 p.m.
   30 - Growing Dahlias Q & A. Martin Kral, of Puget Sound Dahlia Association, provides information on growing dahlias. 2-5 p.m.
   Woodinville, 13625 NE 175th St. Woodinivlle, WA 98072. www.molbaks.com