SPRING GARDEN PARTY: Help the Central Skagit Library plant its community garden from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the library, 802 Ball St., Sedro-Woolley.

LANDSCAPE FUN: Northwest horticultural expert Marianne Binetti will present “Layering the landscape: The key to lazy gardening” at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 20, at the Skyline Beach Club, 6041 Sands Way, Anacortes. Binetti writes a syndicated gardening column that runs in over a dozen newspapers, and she has written or co-written 10 gardening books. $5 nonmembers. 615-430-5437.

GROW YOUR GROCERIES: Join a 12-part series on all aspects of home gardening for food production at WSU Skagit County Extension, 11768 Westar Lane, Burlington. Classes are 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through April 30. $15 per class. extension.wsu.edu/skagit.

CAMANO BACKYARD WILDLIFE GARDEN TOUR: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 22. Pick up maps at Island County Multi-Purpose Center, 141 N. East Camano Drive, on the day of the event. Free. Information: camanowildlifehabitat.org, 360-387-2236, or camanowildlifehabitat@gmail.com.

AT AZUSA: Azusa Farm & Gardens, 14904 Highway 20, Mount Vernon. azusafarm.com or 360-424-1580. RSVP: info@azusafarm.com or at the garden center.

n Integrated Pest Management: noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, presented by Master Gardener Diana Wisen.

n Home Composting Made Easy: noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 4, presented by Skagit County Waste Reduction/Recycling education specialist Callie Martin. $10 materials fee.

n Create Your Inviting Landscape: noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, presented by certified professional horticulturist and ecoPRO sustainable landscape designer/builder Everett Chu.

— Submit home and garden information in the Events Calendar at goskagit.com or to cparrish@skagitpublishing.com or call 360-416-2155.

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