Green Things to Do in Los Angeles [January 4-10, 2013]


Featured Event of the Week:


Rose Pruning Workshop

When: Sunday, January 6, 2012 1:00 pm

Where: Ocean View Farms Community Garden 3300 S. Centinela Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90066 Map It

Master Gardener Nina Rumely will demonstrate proper rose pruning technique at her annual workshop on Sunday, January 6, 2013 in the Ocean View Farms Community Garden.  Learn about pruning tools, organic rose care, the right time of year to prune, types of roses, where to purchase roses, and more.  Bring gloves and pruning shears.  The class is free and open to the public.  Rain cancels.  Rain date: January 13th.

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More green events this week:


TreePeople Events

When: throughout the week, see the TreePeople calendar

Where: throughout Los Angeles

TreePeople offers a variety of volunteer opportunities including tree planting, tree care, mountain restoration, reforestation, park maintenance, seedling nursery, photography. Minors (accompanied by an adult) are welcome. Visit their calendar to select an activity and sign-up by pre-registering. Once you register, TreePeople will contact you with event details and directions.

During the week of January 4-10, 2013, TreePeople has the following on their calendar: Santa Monica Mountains Restoration and Fruit Tree Program. Check out their calendar for more information.


Sierra Club Outings

When: throughout the week, see the Angeles Chapter Activities Calendar (rain may cancel)

Where: throughout Los Angeles

Weekly Sierra Club outings include hikes, nature walks, conditioning hikes, and other events.  Visit the Sierra Club – Angeles Chapter Activities Calendar for a list of activities and additional information.


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Heads Up for January:

Abalone Cove Guided Tide Pool Hike: January 12, 2013 at 2:30 pm

Beyond Organic Gardening Class at Silver Lake Farms:  January 21, 2013 at 10:00 am

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