Our Events

8/02/2014 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Green College Class: Xeriscaping

Green College Class: Xeriscaping

Community Event

The modern solution for low maintenance, water efficiency and low cost landscaping. Plant choices and techniques will be discussed. Stop by Rail City Garden Center on Saturday, August 2nd for this free class!

One class at 11am and again at 1pm.

Class is free, but a donation of a can of food for the local food bank is appreciated. Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551.

8/30/2014 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Green College Class: Perennials

Green College Class: Perennials

Community Event

Learn the keys to a beautiful garden bed using perennials that give you and ever-changing look to your garden. Plant selection, characteristics and care and maintenance will be covered.

Class is free, but a donation of a can of food for the local food bank is appreciated. Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551.

9/06/2014 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Green College Class: Fall Bulb Planting

Green College Class: Fall Bulb Planting

Community Event

Stop by September 6th at 11am and again at 1pm for our Fall Bulb Planting class! Now is the time to plant bulbs for spring color. Selection, ideas and protection will be discussed. 

Class is free, but a donation of a can of food for the local food bank is appreciated. Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551.

9/13/2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Build & Bling Gourd Birdhouses with Jack Fulton

Build & Bling Gourd Birdhouses with Jack Fulton

Community Event

Stop by September 13th from 11am until Noon for this great Green College class!

Learn the techniques for building gourd birdhouses and making them look fabulous for your feathered friends. Great project for the whole family.

Cost of class is $10.00 per gourd. Class size is limited to 15 people-

 Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551.

 

9/20 through 9/21/2014
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Our 2nd Annual Harvest Festival and Artisan Fair

Our 2nd Annual Harvest Festival and Artisan Fair

Community Event

Our 2nd annual Harvest Festival and Artisan Fair will be held on September 20th & 21st all day!

Come see the harvest of our local farmers and gardeners, enjoy great food, fun activities for the kids and a vegetable competition for the best and biggest in Northern Nevada- prizes will be awarded.

Local artisans will also be on-hand with their creations. Great fun for the whole family.

We will also have scarecrow building- $15 per scarecrow.

Call 775-355-1551 for more information.

10/18 through 10/19/2014
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Stop by for Pumpkin Painting

Stop by for Pumpkin Painting

Community Event

Stop by Rail City Garden Center for Pumpkin Painting from 10am-2pm on October 18th & October 19th. Come make your own silly or scary pumpkin to decorate your house.

Fun for the whole family.

Cost is $7.00 per pumpkin- includes all supplies.

Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551

10/18/2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Green College Class: Hoop Houses with Pawl Hollis

Green College Class: Hoop Houses with Pawl Hollis

Community Event

Stop by Rail City Garden Center on October 18th from 11am until Noon for Hoop Houses with Pawl Hollis. Afterwards, stay for Pumpkin Painting!

Learn the ins and outs of making and using hoop houses. This is a hands-on demonstration. Covering raised beds and different hoop house sizes will also be discussed.

Class is free, but a donation of a can of food for the local food bank is appreciated.

Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551.

10/25/2014 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Green College Class: Putting Your Garden to Bed

Green College Class: Putting Your Garden to Bed

Community Event

This Green College class is free and will be held on October 25th from 11am until Noon. Learn the ins and outs of winterizing your garden and yard with the help from our own Mark Mercier.

Class is free, but a donation of a can of food for the local food bank is appreciated.

Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551.

11/22 through 11/23/2014
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Our Holiday Open House

Our Holiday Open House

Community Event

Come stroll through our holiday wonderland and enjoy snacks and great in-store sales at our Holiday Open House! Stop by November 22nd & November 23rd all day!

12/06/2014 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Rail City Garden Center - 775-355-1551
Bling Your Poinsettia*

Bling Your Poinsettia*

Community Event

Stop by on Dec. 6th at 11am and learn how to create a one-of-a-kind poinsettia for all of your holiday celebrations.

There are no limits on what you can create, so let your imagination go wild!

Presented by: Linda Hollis.

 

Please RSVP by calling 775-355-1551

Cost: cost of poinsettia- all other supplies included.

Please RSVP- seating is VERY limited! 

*Private Parties can also be reserved-please ask for details.