Classes & Workshops

Monte Vista Water District

Monte Vista Water District offers Water Wise Classes to inform its customers how to use water more efficiently indoor and outdoor. The classes include topics on composting, mulching, pruning, water efficient plants, drought tolerant landscapes, pest management, leaks and more! Classes are offered once in the fall and once in the spring, and they are typically held on a Thursday evening or Saturday morning.

Upcoming Virtual Workshops

Sprinkler Repair Basics
Thursday, September 23, 6-8 p.m. **POSTPONED**
Learn how to check for, find, and fix the most common basic irrigation system issues we find in home landscapes. Instructor will explain how to test your irrigation system, identify leaky sprinklers, sprinkler replacement and adjustments, nozzle issues, basic drip irrigation repair, and more.

Lo Basico de Reperar Rociadores **HA SIDO POSPUESTO**
Miercoles, 6 de octubre, 6-8 p.m.
Aprenda cómo buscar, encontrar y solucionar los problemas básicos más comunes del sistema de riego que encontramos en los paisajes domésticos. La clase cubrirá cómo probar su sistema de riego, identificar rociadores con fugas, reemplazo y ajustes de rociadores, problemas de boquillas, reparación básica de riego por goteo y más.

California Native Landscape Design
Thursday, November 18, 6-8 p.m.
Gardens using California native plants can be gorgeous, easy to maintain, full of color and habitat for birds and pollinators, and often only require water once every 3-4 weeks once established. Come learn why native gardens are a great choice and the basics of designing your own.

Fruit Trees for I.E. Home Gardens
Thursday, January 20, 6-8 p.m.
This class will provide you with the information you need to get going or help refine your approach for growing fruit at home, whether you want to plant one tree or an entire home orchard. Often the fruit trees for sale at the nursery might not be the best choices for home gardens in our area. We will focus on what really works in our local neighborhoods!

Flower and Plant Garden

Chino Basin Water Conservation District

Water Wise Landscaping Workshops for the Home

Chino Basin Water Conservation District offers a variety of landscape workshops to help you conserve water outdoors. Residents, including Monte Vista Water District customers, are invited to attend any or all of these water wise workshops. Handouts, giveaways and snacks included.