Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 10:00 am-1:00 pm | Brown to Green:  Sheet Mulching 101 

Water-Conserving Lawns Workshop at Gardens at Lake Merritt 
Want to get rid of your water-guzzling lawn but not sure where to begin? Want to learn about Bay friendly plants that require little water? Join Councilmember Abel Guillen, the Bay Friendly Professional Gardening and Landscaping Coalition, Gamma Zeta Alpha Alumni Assn. and Oakland Parks & Rec at a hands-on “Sheet Mulching 101” workshop to help you get rid of your lawn and convert to low-water landscaping. Get info on EBMUD rebates for lawn conversion and irrigation – up to $2,500. RSVP [email protected].