We have developed a class schedule with a focus on preparing and managing your landscape during drought conditions.  We are also offering a few classes and ideas if you want to get rid of that old turf grass and make that space more useful and enjoyable to you.


Smart Yard Symposium 
Saturday, March 31, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., City Hall and Downtown Arlington Farmer’s Market
Giveaways will include an outdoor irrigation kit and rain barrel raffle.
City Hall Classes – 101 W. Abram St.
9 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.  Defeat Drought with a Smart Yard
 - Steve Chaney, Texas AgriLife Extension
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Square-Foot Gardening, Billy Clark, Master Gardener
Downtown Arlington Farmer’s Market – 215 Front St.
Master Gardener MicroTalk Series 
9:00 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.:  Vegetable Gardening, Lance Jepson 
9:45 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.:  Landscape Design, Dave Wilson
10:30 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.: Drought Tolerant Landscaping with Native Plants, Gailon Hardin
11:15 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.:  Backyard Composting and Soil Testing, Callie Mitchell

To register for the classes:  contact Dustan Compton at 817-459-6628 or email: dustan.compton@arlingtontx.gov

Spring Water Conservation Classes 

(please check the specific date on our events calendar at Green Source DFW for event details)

4/9 - Drip Irrigation: Do-it-Yourself

5/8 - Irrigation Quick Fixes 

Event Location: 
2 Locations (see below) Arlington , TX
Phone: 817-459-6628
Date and Time: 
Saturday, March 31, 2012 - 9:00am to 12:00pm