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EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS FOR HOMEOWNERS, HOAS AND OTHER RESIDENTS
March 25, 2017 - Saturday Efficient Lawn Care & Outdoor Leaks
LOCATION: Granite Reef Senior Center - Scottsdale
TIME: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Cost: Free with registration to Scottsdale Water Customers.
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March 25, 2017 - Saturday Create Your Own Oasis Part II
LOCATION: Environmental Education Center - Chandler
TIME: 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Cost: Free with registration.
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March 25, 2017 - Saturday Pruning Trees and Shrubs
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Gardens - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $44.00 - Member Price: $35.00
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March 28, 2017 - Tuesday Composting 101
LOCATION: Chandler TechShop
TIME: 6:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.
Cost: Free with registration
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March 29, 2017 - Wednesday Landscaping for Small Spaces and Patios
LOCATION: Mustang Library - Scottsdale
TIME: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost: Free with registration to Scottsdale Water Customers.
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March 31, 2017 - Friday Xeriscape 101
LOCATION: Mustang Library - Scottsdale
TIME: 11 AM - Noon
Cost: Free with registration to Scottsdale water customers.
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April 01, 2017 - Saturday ABCs of Watering
LOCATION: Mustang Library - Scottsdale
TIME: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Cost: Free with registration to Scottsdale Water Customers.
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April 03, 2017 - Monday Home Landscape Design Basics II
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $75.00 - Member Price: $60.00
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April 03, 2017 - Monday Package Deal - Home Landscape Design
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Gardens - Phoenix
TIME: Mondays April 3 and 10 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $135.00 - Member Price: $108.00
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April 05, 2017 - Wednesday The Art of Irrigation System Maintenance Repair
LOCATION: Rio Vista Recreation Center - Peoria
TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost: Free with registration for residents - $10 for non residents
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April 05, 2017 - Wednesday Small Patios and Gardens
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Gardens - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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April 05, 2017 - Wednesday Growing Milkweeds
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Gardens - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $44.00 - Member Price: $35.00
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April 06, 2017 - Thursday Plant Survival 101
LOCATION: Avondale City Hall building
TIME: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost: Free with registration
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April 06, 2017 - Thursday Do It Yourself Drip Irrigation Design & Installation
LOCATION: Chandler TechShop
TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Cost: Free with registration
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April 06, 2017 - Thursday Container Gardening: Cacti
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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April 07, 2017 - Friday Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden at Chaparral Park Tour
LOCATION: Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden at Chaparral Park (SE Corner of Hayden/McDonald)
TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Free with registration to Scottsdale water customers.
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April 08, 2017 - Saturday Rain Gardens
LOCATION: Mesquite Library - Phoenix
TIME: 3:15 P.M. - 4:15 P.M.
Cost: FREE- with registration
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April 08, 2017 - Saturday Irrigation Repair & Maintenance
Free classes to help residents create a more water & energy efficient home.
LOCATION: Glendale Main Library
TIME: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Cost: Free with registration
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April 08, 2017 - Saturday Landscape Watering
LOCATION: Mesquite Library - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Cost: FREE - with registration
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April 08, 2017 - Saturday Drip Irrigation Design & Installation
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Gardens - Phoenix
TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $44.00 - Member Price: $35.00
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April 09, 2017 - Sunday Agave and Yucca in the Landscape
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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April 13, 2017 - Thursday Trees for small arid yards
LOCATION: Avondale City Hall building
TIME: 6:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.
Cost: Free - with registration
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April 13, 2017 - Thursday The ABCS's of Landscape Watering & Timer Operation
LOCATION: Chandler TechShop
TIME: 6:00 P.M. - 8.45 P.M.
Cost: Free- With Registration
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April 15, 2017 - Saturday Conversion from lawn to a beautiful Xeriscape, its principals and design aspects
LOCATION: Eisendrath House - Tempe
TIME: 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
Cost: Free with registration
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April 20, 2017 - Thursday Easy Irrigation Troubleshooting & Repair
LOCATION: Chandler TechShop
TIME: 6:00 P.M. - 8:45 P.M.
Cost: Free with registration
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April 22, 2017 - Saturday Find and Fix Leaks that are Draining your Budget
LOCATION: Cesar Chavez Library - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Cost: FREE - with registration
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April 22, 2017 - Saturday Selection of Xeriscape plant materials & Maintenence
LOCATION: Eisendrath House - Tempe
TIME: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: Free with registration
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April 22, 2017 - Saturday Learn to Prune
LOCATION: Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden at Chaparral Park
TIME: 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
Cost: Free - With Registration to Scottsdale Water Customers
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April 26, 2017 - Wednesday Caring for your Desert Garden
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: Wednesdays April 26 and May 3 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $75.00 - Member Price: $60.00
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April 29, 2017 - Saturday Rain Harvesting and Greywater options
LOCATION: Eisendrath House - Tempe
TIME: 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
Cost: Free with registration
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May 06, 2017 - Saturday Rain Gardens
LOCATION: Desert Sage - Phoenix
TIME: 3:15 P.M. - 4:15 P.M.
Cost: FREE- with registration
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May 06, 2017 - Saturday Greywater Harvesting
LOCATION: Eisendrath House - Tempe
TIME: 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
Cost: Free with registration
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May 06, 2017 - Saturday Landscape Watering
LOCATION: Desert Sage - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Cost: FREE - with registration
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May 06, 2017 - Saturday Irrigation System Maintenance
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $44.00 - Member Price: $35.00
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May 06, 2017 - Saturday Hot Pots
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $111.00 - Member Price: $89.00
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May 13, 2017 - Saturday Drip Irrigation Design, Installation, and Maintenance
LOCATION: Eisendrath House - Tempe
TIME: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: Free with registration
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May 20, 2017 - Saturday Rain Gardens
LOCATION: Century Library - Phoenix
TIME: 3:15 P.M. - 4:15 P.M.
Cost: FREE- with registration
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May 20, 2017 - Saturday Organic Gardening and Composting
LOCATION: Eisendrath House - Tempe
TIME: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: Free with registration
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May 20, 2017 - Saturday Landscape Watering
LOCATION: Century Library - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Cost: FREE - with registration
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May 20, 2017 - Saturday Drip Irrigation Design & Installation
LOCATION: Civic Center Library - Scottsdale
TIME: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Cost: Free with registration
Description and details >>>
June 03, 2017 - Saturday Watering and Controller Programming
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $44.00 - Member Price: $35.00
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June 07, 2017 - Wednesday After the Lawn is Gone
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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June 10, 2017 - Saturday Summer Color
LOCATION: Mustang Library - Scottsdale
TIME: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Cost: Free with registration to Scottsdale water customers.
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June 13, 2017 - Tuesday Save Your Trees From Storm Damage
LOCATION: Chandler TechShop
TIME: 6:30 P.M. - 8:45 P.M.
Cost: Free - With Registration
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July 12, 2017 - Wednesday Landscape Watering Basics
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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July 27, 2017 - Thursday Color in your Garden
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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August 05, 2017 - Saturday Growing Succulent Euphorbia
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 8:00 AM - 10 AM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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August 09, 2017 - Wednesday Environmental Challenges of Desert Gardening
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: Wednesdays / August 9 and 16 / 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $75.00 - Member Price: $60.00
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August 13, 2017 - Sunday Pruning Trees and Shrubs
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Gardens - Phoenix
TIME: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $44.00 - Member Price: $35.00
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August 19, 2017 - Saturday Best Vines for the Landscape
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
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August 23, 2017 - Wednesday Plant Problems and Diagnosis
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $38.00 - Member Price: $30.00
Description and details >>>
August 26, 2017 - Saturday Hot Pots
LOCATION: Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $111.00 - Member Price: $89.00
Description and details >>>
Many of these organizations offer other classes on sustainability topics, so check their websites for other events.

Events for Landscape Professionals
March 25, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Annuals & Perennials
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
April 01, 2017 - Saturday Desert Landscape Installation Certificate
Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
Phoenix
Saturdays / April 1 - 29 / 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cost: Regular Price: $399 - Member Price: $319
Website: https://www.dbg.org/desert-landscape-installation-certificate
Description and details >>>
April 04, 2017 - Tuesday Sustainable Desert Landscapes Certificate
Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
Phoenix
Tuesdays / April 4 - June 6 / 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $324 - Member Price: $259
Website: https://www.dbg.org/node/141
Description and details >>>
April 08, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Turf Care & Installation
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
April 13, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Turf Care & Installation
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
April 15, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Turf Care & Installation
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
April 23, 2017 - Sunday 2017 ASIC National Conference
Motif Seattle Hotel - Seattle, WA
Seattle, Washington
Cost: Member Fee: $550.00 If registered by Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - $625.00 If registered after Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - Non-Member Fee: $625.00 If registered by Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - $725.00 If registered after Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Website: http://www.cvent.com/events/2017-asic-national-conference/event-summary-bd33cb31733f4308b3577eec835a3ec9.aspx
Description and details >>>
April 27, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Plant Identification
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
April 27, 2017 - Thursday Advanced Smartscape: Irrigation
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, Maricopa County
Phoenix
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cost: 3 classes for $95 per person. Registration fees are non-refundable. Registration limited to first 55 applicants.
Website: http://www.smartscape.org/become_certified.php
Description and details >>>
May 18, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Tree and Shrub Pruning
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
May 20, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Tree and Shrub Pruning
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
May 20, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Tree and Shrub Pruning
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
May 25, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Tree Planting & Staking
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
June 15, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Pesticides & Calibration
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
June 17, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Pesticides & Calibration
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
June 20, 2017 - Tuesday Plant Biology & Desert Ecology Certificate
Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix
Phoenix
Tuesdays / June 20 - August 22 / 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Cost: Regular Price: $324 - Member Price: $259
Website: https://www.dbg.org/node/225
Description and details >>>
June 24, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Pesticides & Calibration
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
July 20, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Safety & Tools
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
July 22, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Safety & Tools
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
July 22, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Safety & Tools
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
July 27, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Turf Care & Installation
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
August 17, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Soils & Fertilizer
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
August 19, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Soils & Fertilizer
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
August 24, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Tree and Shrub Pruning
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
August 26, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Soils & Fertilizer
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
September 21, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Irrigation
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
September 23, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Irrigation
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
September 23, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Irrigation
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
September 28, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Pesticides & Calibration
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
October 14, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Plant Problem Diagnosis
Pima Community College - Building CC
Tuscon
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
October 19, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Plant Problem Diagnosis
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
October 21, 2017 - Saturday ALCA Plant Problem Diagnosis
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>
October 26, 2017 - Thursday ALCA Safety & Tools
ALCA Office - Scottsdale
Scottsdale
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: Early registration: $60/ALCA members $120/non-members Register within 72 hours: $75/ALCA members $150/non-members
Website: https://www.azlca.com
Description and details >>>


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