September 2013 Fee-Based Classes

Check out these September Fee-Based Classes — get back into the groove and learn to:

Prune the focal point tree — all the information you need on tree form, location, detail pruning, and special care!

  • LH812:  The Art of the Focal Point Tree, Saturday, Sept. 7, 9:30 am – 12:20 pm, Room H101, Pete Churgel, Instructor. Tuition $39.00

Design floral arrangements — including basic design styles and how to ID materials.  You’ll create corsages, round, asymmetrical, hand-tied, hairpieces, small vases, and rose arrangement.

  • LH825:  Introduction to Floral Design, Mondays, Sept.9 – Oct. 28, 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm, Room H105, Kay Wolff, Instructor.  Tuition $150.00, Materials Fee $20.

Place rocks in the landscape — discussion of the theory and practice of rock placement in the garden.  Tools and equipment are covered and demonstrated as you actually place rocks in the lab in the afternoon.

  • LH805:  Rock Placement in the Landscape, Saturday, Sept. 14,  9:30 am – 3:20 pm, Room H101, Bill Castellon, Instructor.  Tuition $78.00.

Prune conifers — correct seasonal pruning is covered, as well as how to restore and style ornamental conifers.

  • LH818:  Pruning Conifers, Saturday, Sept. 28, 9:30 am – 12:20 pm, Room H101, Bill Castellon, Instructor.  Tuition $39.00.

To enroll for fee-based classes, call 510-436-2418 at least 10 days before start of class.  Or, bring tuition in cash or check 15 minutes before start of class.   For more information about fee-based classes, please call 510-436-2418.

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