AT CHRISTIANSON’S: Christianson’s Nursery, 15806 Best Road, Mount Vernon, will host the workshops “Perfect Peonies” at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 30. $8. RSVP: 360-466-3821, 800-585-8200 or at the nursery.

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.

NO DEER: The Skyline Garden Club will present “Not tonight, deer ... Gardening with deer pressure,” by Maralee Karwoski, WSU/Spokane Master Gardener Emeritus, at 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 15, at the Skyline Beach Club, 6041 Sands Way, Anacortes. $5 nonmembers. 615-430-5437.

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.

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