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The Skagit County Master Composter/Recycler Program offers free workshops throughout spring and fall. 

Learn to turn yard and garden debris, even kitchen food scraps, into rich, soil amending compost for your lawn and garden. Compost helps break up clay soils, drain and retain water, and feed your soils naturally over the long term. Troubleshooting questions welcome!

Meet in the main outdoor pavilion at the WSU Discovery Garden. All clinics are FREE and open to the public. Clinics will be held rain or shine, so bring your gardening attire and dress for the weather!

When: Tuedays, September 10th and October 8th, 2019 at 5:30 pm.

Address: 16650 State Route 536 Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Phone: 360-416-1575

Email: calliem@co.skagit.wa.us

Join your host, Larry Korn, for a week long natural farming immersion at Ananda Farm on Camano Island. Vegetarian meals and camping space is provided for the week. Attune to the spirit of Masanobu Fukuoka and natural living as an integrated approach to life and agriculture. Participate in classes, discussion, philosophy, and the hands-on practice of natural farming. The farm currently has around 10 resident-stewards at the farm, alpacas, goats, dogs, cats, chickens, and a few acres of garden-orchards filled with thousands of plants, crawlers, and fliers. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet new friends and learn a TON! Don't miss out on the fun! Cost is $375 – $675 (sliding scale).

RESERVE YOUR SPOT HERE!

When: Saturday, August 31st (2:00-5:00 pm arrival), through Saturday, September 7th, 2019 at 1:00 pm.
Address: 732 Haven Pl, Camano Island - Phone: 360-387-0575

Fall is the time for foliage and the perfect time to give your containers a fresh face! Join Rachel Zeutenhorst, knowledgeable plant expert from T & L, to learn all about how to revamp your containers with festive fall foliage. She'll teach you all about the best plants to combine together for dramatic color and texture to liven up your pots for the fall season. 
This is a wonderful class you won't want to miss that will help you create your very own one-of-a-kind, unique fall containers. This is a FREE class, so be sure to spread the word!

When: Saturday, September 21st, 2019 at 10:00 am
Address: 3915 Sunnyside Boulevard, Marysville, WA - Phone: 425-334-2002 

Easy to grow and low maintenance, ornamental grasses are easy garden magic! There are so many unique varieties available now that offer a wide range of colors, textures and heights. Join Trevor Cameron, C.P.H., from Sunnyside Nursery, to learn how you can best incorporate these great additions into your garden just in time for their prime season, fall! 
Join this FREE informational class on Saturday, August 31st, 2019 at 10:00 am. 
Address: 3915 Sunnyside Boulevard, Marysville, WA - Phone: 425-334-2002 

Come celebrate the Skagit river and its bountiful resources for Salmon Festival 2019! Enjoy music, food, arts & crafts, and activities! You'l find fun for the entire family! Don't miss out!
When: Saturday, September 7th, 2019 from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm.  
Address: 600 Behrens Millett Rd, Mt Vernon, WA - Phone: 360-848-4477 

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The Reptile Man! (Sedro-Woolley, WA) | August 8

Posted by Kudos Community (264) Posted on 07/18/2019 at 07:03AM Community Event Neighborhood Other Pets Wildlife See more by Kudos Community (264)

The famous Reptile Man is BACK and this time he'll be at Riverfront Park in Sedro-Woolley (Center Stage). 

Bring a blanket, chairs, picnic, or just come for the entertainment!

A show for all ages, Zoologist and educator Scott Petersen presents 12 live reptiles in a 40-minute show that teaches the importance of all animals in nature.

 Scott has been featured nationally on Disney's Bill Nye the Science Guy and on PBS' Biz Kids. He has appeared on Northwest Afternoon, Evening Magazine, and NPR Radio. Many corporations such as Microsoft, Boeing and Nintendo have used Scott to educate and entertain.

Come check out snakes, crocodiles, turtles and more! 

This event is family friendly, FUN, FREE and open to the public! Don't miss it!

When: Thursday, August 8th, 2019 at 6:30-7:30 pm!  

Address: 1001 River Rd, Sedro-Woolley, Washington 98284

Phone: 360-755-3985

Come check out the Skagit Jr. Livestock Market Sale on Friday, August 9th, 2019 at 6:00 pm!  Market animals include beef, swine, lamb, goats, poultry, turkeys, rabbits from the local 4H and FFA youth!

Check out the fair while you are there!

Address: 479 W Taylor St. Mount Vernon WA  - Phone: 360-416-1350
Email: fairgrounds@co.skagit.wa.us

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Silvana Fair! (Silvana, WA) ~ July 27

Posted by Kudos Community (264) Posted on 07/12/2019 at 07:32AM Art Community Event Food Lifestyle Music Neighborhood Other Pets Wildlife See more by Kudos Community (264)

It's that time of year again! Come enjoy all of the carnival favorites from 4H farming, deep fried goodness, carnival rides and games, lemonade, art, performances and more! Family friendly and LOTS of FUN!

When: Saturday, July 27th, 2019 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm!
Address: 1331 Pioneer Hwy, Stanwood, WA 98292

Your middle school aged child is welcome to join Stilly Valley Youth Dynamics for the adventure of the summer as they backpack Mt. Adams and raft the Clackamas River!

This trip is open to all middle schoolers that will be entering 7th and 8th grade. 

Cost is $380 per child. Scholarships and payment plans are available!

When: Sunday, July 21st through Saturday, July 27th, 2019!

Phone: 360-435-0170

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Dahlia Festival!

Posted by Kudos Community (264) Posted on 07/08/2019 at 09:50AM Community Event Household Lifestyle Neighborhood Other Wildlife See more by Kudos Community (264)

Join Triple Wren Farms for a day of celebrating the beauty of dahlias! With over 13,000 dahlias growing in the fields, 120+ varieties of dahlias in almost every form, color, and size, exquisite flower displays and photo ops, it will be a fabulous experience. 

They will have their annual dahlia tuber pre-sale as well as fresh bouquets and much more! 

Free admission and parking - family friendly!

When: Saturday, September 7th, 2019 from 12:00 - 6:00 pm.

Address: 2424 Zell Rd, Ferndale, WA 98248
Phone: 360-296-5357

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