Classes & Events

SustainaBlue Landscape Workshops

Santa Margarita Water District is proud to present hands-on workshops and classes by landscaping and design professionals. 

 VIRTUAL CA Friendly & Native Plant Landscape Training (Part 1)

Tuesday, May 26th @ 5:00pm-6:00pm

Tuesday, June 9th @ 5:00pm-6:00pm

In this workshop you will learn how to:
1. Look at your yard as a mini-watershed
2. Build healthy, living soil
3. Hold rainwater on your property
4. Select local native plants that minimize water use and maximize biodiversity
5. Control your irrigation to minimize water waste

Reserve your spot today.


VIRTUAL Turf Removal & Garden Transformation Workshop (Part 2)

Thursday, May 28th @ 5:00pm-6:00pm

Thursday, June 11th @ 5:00pm-6:00pm

In this workshop you will learn how to:
1. Evaluate your landscape and plan your garden transformation
2. Identify the type of turf grass in your yard
3. Remove grass without chemicals
4. Build healthy, living soil
5. Implement a maintenance schedule

Reserve your spot today.



Class location

Classes are held at the District office unless otherwise stated:
26111 Antonio Parkway
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Refreshments will be provided and classes are limited to 50 attendees in our Board Room. To make a reservation, please call us at 949-459-6593 or reserve a spot by completing the RSVP form to the right.

Landscape Class Photos

Workshops & Classes by Others

Tree of Life Nursery

The Tree of Life Nursery has a great series of workshops throughout the year. Without a doubt the most popular is their six-part series on how to Replace Your Lawn. View full workshop schedule.

OC Master Gardeners

The OC Master Gardeners host free workshops and interpretive native garden walks at Reata Park. View their events or call 949-809-9760.