Free earth-friendly landscaping workshop Aug. 16

Join master gardener, landscape designer, and gardening coach Beth Goodnight for a 45-minute talk on “Earth-friendly Landscaping” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 16, at the natural garden demonstration site at Pacific Park, 1515 N.E. 164th Ave. in Vancouver. The talk will be followed by a two-hour weeding work party. The event is free but limited to 12 participants. Registration is required at To learn more about the WSU Extension master gardener program, contact Erika Johnson at 360-397-6060, ext. 5738.