October 2018 Garden Talks and Events

October 2018 Calendar of Events

  1. Sunday
  2. Monday
  3. Tuesday
  4. Wednesday
  5. Thursday
  6. Friday
  7. Saturday

  8. Sunday, Sept 30
  9. Monday, October 1

    Visit Our Pumpkin Patch!

    Find a wide variety of gourds, carving and specialty pumpkins.

  10. Tuesday, October 2
  11. Wednesday, October 3
  12. Thursday, October 4
  13. Friday, October 5

    DIY: Confetti Pumpkins

    Design your own confetti pumpkin. It’s easy! Follow our step-by-step guide. Visit tinyurl.com/GANS-DIY

  14. Saturday, October 6

  15. Sunday, October 7
  16. Monday, October 8
  17. Tuesday, October 9
  18. Wednesday, October 10

    Garden Task

    October is the last chance to plant cool-season cover crops for healthy soil next spring.

  19. Thursday, October 11
  20. Friday, October 12
  21. Saturday, October 13

    Cool-Season Veggies: From Seed to Supper

    Learn how to grow fall and winter veggies such as broccoli, lettuce, beets and more.

    10am EG F Rk


  22. Sunday, October 14
  23. Monday, October 15
  24. Tuesday, October 16

    Garden Task

    Check irrigation systems and adjust as the tempurature changes.

  25. Wednesday, October 17
  26. Thursday, October 18

    Garden Task

    Rebuild your compost supply with green waste gathered from your garden. Visit bit.ly/composting_101

  27. Friday, October 19
  28. Saturday, October 20

    Colorful Container Gardening

    Get inspired to create your own fun seasonal container gardens with cool-season flowers and bulbs.

    10am EG F Rk

    The Rose Show

    Stop and smell the roses. View Flyer.

    Noon-5pm F


  29. Sunday, October 21
  30. Monday, October 22
  31. Tuesday, October 23
  32. Wednesday, October 24

    DIY: Fall Recipe

    Try this yummy recipe for Stuffed Pump-Ke-Mons. Visit tinyurl.com/GANS-DIY

  33. Thursday, October 25
  34. Friday, October 26

    Garden Task

    Watch for slugs and snails. Hand-pick slugs, then apply Sluggo® bait and copper tape to protect your plants.

  35. Saturday, October 27

    Fall is for Planting!

    Find out why fall is the best time to establish trees, shrubs and perennials for improved heat and drought tolerance next year.

    10am EG F Rk


  36. Sunday, October 28
  37. Monday, October 29
  38. Tuesday, October 30
  39. Wednesday, October 31

    Happy Halloween!

    Open normal business hours: 7am-7pm

  40. Location Legend

    EG
    Elk Grove

    F
    Folsom

    Rk
    Rocklin

    Rs
    Roseville

    S
    Sacramento