The city of Phoenix Water Services Department hosts a “Rain Garden” workshop, from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, May 12 at Park Central Library, 3110 N. Central Ave. Learn how to design an Earth-friendly yard using simple earthworks and low-water-use plants.

A “Desert Lawn Care: Water Smart” workshop will follow from 12-1 p.m. Learn practical advice for maintaining a healthy, beautiful, and water-efficient lawn.

The programs are free and open to the public. To RSVP for either class, call 602-261-8367 or register online at, and click on the “Conservation Workshops” tab.





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