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Monitoring trees for the Save the Elms Program

Sacramento

Friday, July 30

After watching an online training, you are invited to participate in monitoring Sacramento's elm trees for Dutch elm disease while out on a walk or bike ride. You'll report your findings through a smartphone app so we can save our remaining iconic elm trees from this deadly disease.

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DIY Wooden Bowls: Intro to Woodturning

Sacramento

Saturday, July 31 9:30A - 3:30P

Experience the magic and fun of woodturning! In this hands-on class, instructor Carlos Angulo will teach both of the main skills in woodturning - face plate turning and how to create all of the basic spindle shapes and cuts. Students will turn a small zelkova bowl. This is the perfect class for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your turning skills.

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DIY Garden Planter Boxes

Sacramento

Saturday, August 21 9:00A - 12:00P

Assemble and decorate your own planter box with a pre-cut kit at Urban Wood Rescue. The wood to make these boxes was milled from a HUGE redwood tree in the Pocket neighborhood of Sacramento that had to be removed. These planters are perfect for growing herbs, flowers, and even vegetables. Gardeners, beginning woodworkers, and kids will love this hands-on workshop.

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DIY Wooden Bowls: Intro to Woodturning

Sacramento

Saturday, August 28 9:30A - 3:30P

Experience the magic and fun of woodturning! In this hands-on class, instructor Carlos Angulo will teach both of the main skills in woodturning - face plate turning and how to create all of the basic spindle shapes and cuts. Students will turn a small zelkova bowl. This is the perfect class for the beginning turner, or a great way to hone your turning skills.

Register

DIY Garden Planter Boxes

Sacramento

Sunday, August 29 9:00A - 12:00P

Assemble and decorate your own planter box with a pre-cut kit at Urban Wood Rescue. The wood to make these boxes was milled from a HUGE redwood tree in the Pocket neighborhood of Sacramento that had to be removed. These planters are perfect for growing herbs, flowers, and even vegetables. Gardeners, beginning woodworkers, and kids will love this hands-on workshop.

Register