Design Your Yard—Mahogany-September

Design Your Yard—Mahogany-September

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This is a 3 evening workshop running September 17, 24 and October 1 from 6:30 until 9:00 pm.

Back by popular demand—the Design Your Yard workshops! Not sure what to do with your new yard? Need to reimagine your mature yard? Learn how to create a well-thought-out, functional yard in this multi-day workshop. Homeowners will work on scale layouts of their own properties and complete step-by-step tasks to create a design that meets their needs.
Participants will learn:
- How to work through the process to develop a yard design
- How to apply basic design principles and techniques for creating a beautiful, environmentally responsible, functional yard
- Basic graphic skills and plant knowledge
- How to calculate volumes of soil and mulch using online calculators and how to access available resources in the community (such as free compost from the City)
- Best practices for irrigation of their yard
-How to select plants at a garden centre to fulfill their yard design's requirements

Participants will need:
- Property dimensions - Real property report - (RPR)
- Graph paper, ruler, pencil and eraser
- Wish list of requirements
- Photos for your wish list
- Wear suitable clothing for working outdoors
Cost: Members: $75, Non-members $100

Pre-registration is required.
Two people residing at the same address who work on one yard plan together may attend the workshop for a single workshop fee. Both names must be provided at the time of registration.
Cost: $75 members, $100 non-members

Registration for this class will close on Thursday, September 12, 2019.
This workshop is sponsored by The City of Calgary

All Ages
Mahogany Beach Club
29 Masters Park Southeast, Calgary, Alberta, T3M 2B5 See Map
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