Classes

  • Localscapes 101

    Saturday, June 24   10:00AM - 11:30AM

    Registration Required

    If you’re overwhelmed trying to install or improve your landscape, this introductory Localscapes class will expose you to the best way to landscape in Utah. Spots go quickly, so register soon.

    Taught by staff from Weber Basin's Water Conservation Learning Garden.

    This class will meet at Weber Basin's Water Conservation Learning Garden (2837 East Highway 193, Layton, UT 84040). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes University Part 1

    Tuesday, July 11   7:00PM - 8:30PM

    Registration Required

    You’re ready to take on a landscape project but not sure where to start: this 2-part course will teach you the Localscapes method that will simplify the process. Included is training in irrigation, planting, and maintenance that will help you design a gorgeous yard that saves you time and money.

    This is the first class in a 2-part series. You must register for the second class, which will be held on July 18th.

    Taught by Casey Finlinson of Central Utah Gardens.

    This class will meet at Central Utah Gardens (355 W. University Parkway, Orem UT). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Design Workshop

    Saturday, July 15   9:00AM - 12:00PM

    Registration Required

    Creating a good landscape plan can be one of the biggest obstacles to having a beautiful landscape. This workshop will help do-it-yourselfers draw their own basic landscape plan through a guided design process.

    Requirements:
    1. Attendees are required to have attended a Localscapes University.
    2. Attendees must come prepared with a base map of their property drawn to scale (Base Map Tutorial).

    Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.

    This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park. Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes University Part 2

    Tuesday, July 18   7:00PM - 8:30PM

    Registration Required

    You’re ready to take on a landscape project but not sure where to start: this 2-part course will teach you the Localscapes method that will simplify the process. Included is training in irrigation, planting, and maintenance that will help you design a gorgeous yard that saves you time and money.

    This is the second class in a 2-part series. You must take the first class on July 11th before you can take this course.

    Taught by Casey Finlinson of Central Utah Gardens.

    This class will meet at Central Utah Gardens (355 W. University Parkway, Orem UT). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Irrigation Workshop

    Saturday, July 29   9:00AM - 12:00PM

    Registration Required

    Irrigation systems can be confusing to design and install. This workshop will teach you everything you need to know to get started on your own Localscape irrigation system. In this hands-on class we’ll teach you the parts of an irrigation system, how they go together, and how sprinklers and drip systems are different.

    Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.

    This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park. Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Workshop Series Class 1 of 4

    Wednesday, August 9   5:30PM - 7:00PM

    Registration Required

    Give us four nights and we’ll give you a custom design, practical tips and plan implantation for your water-efficient landscape. It’s that simple. During this introductory class we will learn the basics and best practices of landscape renovation. Cost for the four-classes is $40

    Taught by staff from Red Hills Desert Garden.

    This class will meet at Washington County Water Conservancy District (533 East Waterworks Drive, St. George, UT 84770). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Workshop Series Class 2 of 4

    Wednesday, August 16   5:30PM - 7:00PM

    Registration Required

    Give us four nights and we’ll give you a custom design, practical tips and plan implantation for your water-efficient landscape. It’s that simple. During this second class we will learn about selecting plants, creating a site map, and draft design concepts. This is the second class in a 4 part series. You must register for the first class on August 9th in order to attend this class. Cost for the four-classes is $40

    Taught by staff from Red Hills Desert Garden.

    This class will meet at Washington County Water Conservancy District (533 East Waterworks Drive, St. George, UT 84770). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Workshop Series Class 3 of 4

    Wednesday, August 23   5:30PM - 7:00PM

    Registration Required

    Give us four nights and we’ll give you a custom design, practical tips and plan implantation for your water-efficient landscape. It’s that simple. During the third class, attendees will have the opportunity to review their draft landscape concepts with a landscape professional. This is the third class in a four-part series. You must register for the first class on August 9th in order to attend this class. Cost for the four-classes is $40

    Taught by staff from Red Hills Desert Garden.

    This class will meet at Washington County Water Conservancy District (533 East Waterworks Drive, St. George, UT 84770). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Workshop Series Class 4 of 4

    Wednesday, August 30   5:30PM - 7:00PM

    Registration Required

    Give us four nights and we’ll give you a custom design, practical tips and plan implantation for your water-efficient landscape. It’s that simple. During this final class, attendees will learn about irrigation, removing lawn, and preserving existing trees. Cost for the four-classes is $40

    This is the fourth class in a four-part series. You must register for the first class on August 9th in order to register for this course taught by staff from Red Hills Desert Garden.

    This class will meet at Washington County Water Conservancy District (533 East Waterworks Drive, St. George, UT 84770). Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes 101

    Thursday, September 7   6:30PM - 8:00PM

    Registration Required

    If you’re overwhelmed trying to install or improve your landscape, this introductory Localscapes class will expose you to the best way to landscape in Utah. Ready to increase the usability and curb appeal of your yard while decreasing your yard work?

    This class is an overview of Localscapes and is a prerequisite for Localscapes University. Register for Localscapes University to continue your Localscapes learning experience. Spots go quickly, so register soon.

    Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.

    This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park. Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    Enroll in this class for free with your 2017 promotional code.

    If you have not received a promotional code, click the link below to take a short survey. Your promotional code will provide free entry to most classes offered at Conservation Garden Park. If you have forgotten or lost your code, please call (801) 256-4400.

    Receive 2017 Promotional Code

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  • Localscapes University

    Saturday, September 16   9:00AM - 12:00PM

    Registration Required

    You’re ready to take on a landscape project but not sure where to start: this 3-hour course will teach you the Localscapes method that will simplify the process. Included is training in irrigation, planting, and maintenance that will help you design a gorgeous yard that saves you time and money.

    To get the most out of this class, attend Localscapes 101 first, but it isn't required.

    Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.

    This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park. Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Design Workshop

    Thursday, September 21   6:00PM - 9:00PM

    Registration Required

    Creating a good landscape plan can be one of the biggest obstacles to having a beautiful landscape. This workshop will help do-it-yourselfers draw their own basic landscape plan through a guided design process.

    Requirements:
    1. Attendees are required to have attended a Localscapes University.
    2. Attendees must come prepared with a base map of their property drawn to scale (Base Map Tutorial).

    Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.

    This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park. Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here
  • Localscapes Irrigation Workshop

    Saturday, September 23   9:00AM - 12:00PM

    Registration Required

    Irrigation systems can be confusing to design and install. This workshop will teach you everything you need to know to get started on your own Localscape irrigation system. In this hands-on class we’ll teach you the parts of an irrigation system, how they go together, and how sprinklers and drip systems are different.

    Taught by Conservation Garden Park staff.

    This class will meet in the Education Center at Conservation Garden Park. Registration is required for admittance to this event.

    register here