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Drayton Harbor

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FAQ - From Whatcom Master Gardeners


Helping to Create Edible Yards in Blaine, Washington

Mission: To provide city wide enhancement and beautification on a multitude of levels by

planting food bearing trees, bushes and vines that offer food to residents of Blaine;

local wildlife food and shelter; soil enhancement and water retention.


Not near Blaine? other class opportunities on our Resources or Classes pages (see links to left)

REALLY passionate about gardening? consider becoming a Master Gardener (link)


Unless noted, all workshops are no charge and held at the Blaine Library in Blaine. Link


Nov. 14, 4-6pm    and  Nov. 17, 10am-12noon                                 KOMBUCHA                                   Inst. Kelle Sunter
The origins of Kombucha remain shrouded in mystery there is evidence to support that it has been around for thousands of years! Whether you want to feel better by drinking it (many do!), just like the taste, or have never tried it, we invite you to get in touch with your inner "Ghengis" by learning more about this interesting elixir at this fun, informative presentation. We will be sampling different flavors, demonstrating how to make your own AND sending you home with your own culture (SCOBY) to start brewing.

Nov. 30, 2018 DEADLINE for Application to 2019 Master Gardener Class - Session begins on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019    LINK


The following workshops have already happened, but if you are interested in the materials presented, please see the links below to download pdf's of handouts and/or the slideshow.

SELLING YOUR HOUSE    Slideshow       Handout




 It's time to do your Fall Chores !!!! are you putting in a winter garden? or maybe planting a cover crop? Whatever you do, remember that soil building starts today . . . .


2018 Spring PLANT SALES !!  (please double check the dates!)
April 7, 10am-3pm - Whatcom Dahlia Society Tuber Sale - Bloedel Donovan Park  link
April 28, 9am-12noon - Birchwood Garden Club Sale, lower level of Bellingham Library link
May 5 - 10am-noon - Washington Native Plant Society-Salal Chapter’s 16th Annual Plant Sale
     Mt. Vernon, WSU, NW Research Station, 16650 State Highway 536  link
May 5 - Peace Arch Dahlia and Plant Sale at Peace Arch Park  - link
May 12 - Master Gardeners Annual Plant Sale at Hovander Park link


If you would like us to come and speak at a community activity or event to help inform your participants about the CORE project, please contact us.

We have had several community meetings to introduce the CORE project. If you have any questions, or would like to volunteer to help with our mission and goals, please do not hestitate to contact us -  or call  360-332-7435 (leave message)


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