Announcements – Upcoming Community Events

Watch the Valley Gardener on CTV30 for great gardening tips with host Jacquie Williams-Courtright at 7:30 am and 1:30 p.m. Monday – Friday and repeated on Saturday at 7:30 & 11:00 am, and 4:00 pm & Sunday at 7:30 & 11:00 am, and 1:00 & 4:00 pm. View online at

The Livermore Amador Valley Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. at the Alisal Elementary School multipurpose room, 1454 Santa Rita Road, Pleasanton. On January 11th, David Rust, president of the North American Mycological Association and co-founder of the Bay Area Mycological Society, will introduce basics about mushrooms and provide a synopsis of mushroom ecology.

Join us on February 8th as Jeff Rosendale of Sierra Azul Nursery and Gardens will focus on Mediterranean Mounds, drought tolerant plants as well as the use of artwork in your garden. Visitors are welcome. For more information see

The Mt. Diablo Rose Society’s meeting is the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:30 pm at the Dublin Civic Center. Visit for details.

Bonsai Club meetings: 3rd Saturday of each month at 2 p.m. at Alden Lane Nursery.