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Jan
24
Wed
Pruning 101 @ WCLS Blaine Library
Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Pruning 101 @ WCLS Blaine Library | Blaine | Washington | United States

Winter is the traditional time to prune, but the concepts can be applied year round. Learn about the growth habits of trees and bushes, the whys of pruning and the right tools to use. Discover ways to get overgrown trees back into shape, how to harvest scionwood and graft custom fruit trees. Presented by Blaine C.O.R.E. (Community Orchards for Resources and Education).

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Jan
27
Sat
Pruning 101 @ WCLS Blaine Library
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am
Pruning 101 @ WCLS Blaine Library | Blaine | Washington | United States

Winter is the traditional time to prune, but the concepts can be applied year round. Learn about the growth habits of trees and bushes, the whys of pruning and the right tools to use. Discover ways to get overgrown trees back into shape, how to harvest scionwood and graft custom fruit trees. Presented by Blaine C.O.R.E. (Community Orchards for Resources and Education).

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Coaches vs. Cancer: WWU and SPU @ Western Washington University- Carver Gymnasium
Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm
Coaches vs. Cancer: WWU and SPU @ Western Washington University- Carver Gymnasium | Bellingham | Washington | United States

Come out and support WWU Men’s Basketball and help make a difference for patients and families affected by cancer. This annual game raises money for the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center.

Riding a current eight-game winning streak and standing atop the #GNACMBB standings at 8-0, the Vikings have moved up from No. 4 to No. 2 in the D2SIDA West Region Rankings.

Can’t make it to the game to cheer on our Vikings? The event will be televised on Root Sports Northwest.

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Starting Plants from Seed @ WCLS North Fork Library
Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Starting Plants from Seed @ WCLS North Fork Library | Maple Falls | Washington | United States

From vegetable and flower starts to native and ornamental plants, expand the diversity of your garden using seeds. Learn about selecting the right growing media and fertilizers, using stratification for hard-to-germinate seeds and caring for transplants. Presented by Cloud Mountain Farm Center and made possible through a grant from the Tulalip Cares Fund. Supplies to begin your project at home provided by the Friends of the North Fork Community Library.

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Feb
3
Sat
Learn to Grow Organic Fruit at Home @ WCLS Deming Library
Feb 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Learn to Grow Organic Fruit at Home @ WCLS Deming Library | Everson | Washington | United States

You can grow tree fruits and berries using organic practices, even in our challenging climate. Learn how to keep your trees and berry plants healthy and productive. This workshop will cover the most common pest and disease issues in our area, and how to deal with them effectively. Other topics will include soil and weed management and use of compost and mulches in fruit growing. Presented by Cloud Mountain Farm Center.

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Feb
7
Wed
Winter Gardening @ WCLS Blaine Library
Feb 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Winter Gardening @ WCLS Blaine Library | Blaine | Washington | United States

What plants can be overwintered in your garden? Learn how to start seeds for transplanting out of doors and seed sprouting for windowsill gardening. Discover how to get a jump on the growing season using hoop houses with passive protection.

 

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Feb
10
Sat
Winter Gardening @ WCLS Blaine Library
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Winter Gardening @ WCLS Blaine Library | Blaine | Washington | United States

What plants can be overwintered in your garden? Learn how to start seeds for transplanting out of doors and seed sprouting for windowsill gardening. Discover how to get a jump on the growing season using hoop houses with passive protection.

 

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Laurel Farm & Western Supply Hell on Hooves Rough Stock Rodeo @ Washington Tractor Arena at the Northwest Washington Fair Grounds
Feb 10 @ 6:00 pm

The Laurel Farm & Western Supply Hell on Hooves Rough Stock Rodeo is back in Lynden!

  • Bareback Riding
  • Saddle Bronc Riding
  • Barrel Racing
  • Bull Riding
  • Mutton Bustin’ for Kids

Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Rodeo starts at 7:00 p.m.

Ticket cost:

  • $18 in advance
  • $23 at the door
  • Kids 5 & under FREE

Get your tickets in advance at:

Laurel Farm & Western Supply
325 W Laurel Rd
Bellingham, WA
360-398-1216

Check out the Wild West Events Facebook page for more info!

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Feb
21
Wed
Garden Design @ WCLS Blaine Library
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Garden Design @ WCLS Blaine Library | Blaine | Washington | United States

Learn to see your garden like a landscape designer. Determine the best placement of fruit trees, bushes and vines. Learn about site selection, including hardscape assessment, scope of project, materials use, integration with your home and/or views, sunlight observations, air flow and more.

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Feb
24
Sat
Garden Design @ WCLS Blaine Library
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Garden Design @ WCLS Blaine Library | Blaine | Washington | United States

Learn to see your garden like a landscape designer. Determine the best placement of fruit trees, bushes and vines. Learn about site selection, including hardscape assessment, scope of project, materials use, integration with your home and/or views, sunlight observations, air flow and more.

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