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 http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/262204. To learn more about the WSU Extension master gardener program, contact Erika Johnson at 360-397-6060, ext. 5738.