WSU Master Gardeners - This series of weekly classes will discuss selecting, planting, pruning and maintaining trees and shrubs, Sept. 24 through Oct. 22. 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 222 N. Havana St., Spokane. $35 for series, or $10 per class. 477-2048.
Apple Festival - Harvest festival is held over seven weekends, Sept. 17- Oct. 30. Enjoy a large variety of apples, fresh pressed cider and other produce, live music, craft booths, corn and straw mazes and animals. Green Bluff.
Chipping and Composting - The Spokane County Air Pollution Control Authority is presenting this event that will dispose of your yard waste. Saturday. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Fire District 8 Station 2, 12100 E. Palouse Highway. 477-4727 ext. 115.
Watershed Festival - Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute needs volunteers to assist in educational stations. Join our environmental education staff as they utilize an entire day to teach local fourth graders about our watershed. Over 120 students will circulate between four stations: macroinvertebrate study, riparian wildlife, groundwater and EcoArt. Our watershed restoration crew will be teaching students the importance of restoring an area by using the Robinson Park restoration project as a hands-on example. The event will be held at the worksite at Robinson Park. Tuesday. 1040 Rodeo Drive, Moscow. (208) 882-1444.
Naturalizing Your Landscaping - The WSU Master Gardeners are offering this course on Thursdays. Oct. 6 - 20. 6-8 p.m., 222 N. Havana St. $50. 477-2048.
Spokane Fall Home Idea Show - This show will highlight interior design, landscaping, outdoor entertaining, extensive remodeling and more. Many exhibitors will offer discounts at the show, and there will be seminars for decorating and construction. Oct. 7, noon-8 p.m.; Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Oct. 9, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 7 - 9. 12 p.m., Spokane County Fair & Expo Center, 404 N. Havana, Spokane. $3.00. 939-8017.
The New Emerald Expo - The Nursery and Landscape Industry Trade Show will include seminars, the latest innovations and a job fair. Oct. 19 - 20. Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center, Tacoma. $80 for all sessions both days. (360) 681-7953.
Flower Show - The Inland Empire District of Garden Clubs presents this show that will feature holiday gems, educational displays and more. Nov. 3, 1-7 p.m.; Nov. 4, 1-3:30 p.m. The Waterford Retirement Community, 2929 S. Waterford Dr. 448-1726.
28th Annual Home & Yard Show - Presented by Jim Custer Enterprises, this year’s event will includedemonstrations with home and yard related products, services and improvements. Feb. 23, noon-9 p.m., Feb. 24. noon-9 p.m., Feb. 25. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., and Feb. 26. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Spokane County Fair & Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane. $6 for adults, kids 12 and under, free. 924-0588.
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