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May 2-3

Sale l Glenn Walters Nursery is having a plant sale fundraiser for West Tuality Habitat for Humanity. A portion of the proceeds will fund landscaping material for Habitat’s 2014 building projects. 7375 N.W. Roy Road in Cornelius. Apple trees, azaleas, rhododendrons, pieris, boxwood, heather, hostas, maples and more. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

May 3

Class l OSU Extension and the Forest Grove Senior & Community Center are hosting a Square-Foot Gardening Class. 2037 Douglas St. 2 to 4 p.m.

May 3 & 10

Sale l The Hilhi band is having a fundraiser tree sale at Amos Rich Nursery, 7705 S.W. Rood Bridge Road in Hillsboro. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

May 8

Class l OSU Extension Master Gardener Cindy Muir will discuss planting blueberries, varieties, placement, soil and water requirements and more. Jenkins Estate, 8005 Grabhorn Road in Beaverton. 10 a.m.

May 8-10

Sale l Hillsboro High’s annual spring plant sale is open 3:30 to 6 p.m. May 8 and 9; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 10. 3285 Rood Bridge Road.

May 9-10

Sale l The Friends of the Banks Public Library is hosting its annual Plant, Book and Art Sale. Local crafts and garden art, a broad selection of plants and used books. Vegetable starts, annuals, perennials, planters, herbs and trees. Schlegel Hall in Sunset Park. Friday, 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Credit cards accepted. Burnt Ends BBQ will offer beef brisket and pulled pork sandwiches for sale Saturday. Place pre-orders at the library by May 2.

May 13

Class l OSU Extension Master Gardener Jerry Anderson and Tualatin Valley Garden Club member Dave Russell will demonstrate using recycled and reclaimed materials to maximize garden space. Vertical gardening helps save a lot of room. They will also discuss which plant varieties work best for vertical gardening. Demonstration Gardens at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Free. 9:30 a.m.



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