Savvy Gardening Classes

The Saving Water Partnership sponsors free Savvy Gardener classes, mainly in the spring and fall to help you have beautiful, healthy landscapes while using water wisely. Please use the contact information provided for each class to register. Early registration is recommended to ensure your spot in a class.

The NEW Smart Sprinkler Timers – For A Beautiful, Water Wise Garden

Presenter: Mark Guthrie, water-efficient landscaper and educator

Is it possible for irrigation timers to be so smart they can reduce your landscape water use while maintaining a beautiful garden? The answer is a resounding YES! Mark Guthrie, Landscape Water Conservation Program Manager with the Saving Water Partnership will show you what makes these new timers so smart, how they can reduce your water bill, and outline some of the differences between the many smart timers available today. He will even demonstrate some of the timers currently being used at the Woodinville Water District.

Saturday, June 3rd, 10 – 11:30 AM
To register, call (425) 487-4201 or email
Location: Woodinville Water District
17238 NE Woodinville-Duvall Rd. Bldg. A
Woodinville, WA 98072

Plants That Shine In The Sun

Presenter: Susie Egan, owner of Cottage Lake Gardens

Are you looking for plants that thrive when there’s a drought? Do you want plants that use less water and require less maintenance? Join Susie Egan who will share her favorite sun-loving, drought tolerant plants that are perfect for home gardens. She will also cover water-saving gardening tips such as mulching and efficient watering methods that will not only save water, but your time and money too.

Thursday, June 15th, 5:30 – 7:00 PM
To register, call (425) 255-9600 or email
Location: King County Water District 90
15606 SE 128th Street
Renton, WA 98059