Green Events in July 2014 + Water Harvesting Rebate Info

Here are a few of the Green Events going on in Tucson this July


Saguaro Harvest Celebration

Saturday- July 5, 2014 from 5:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

@ Colossal Cave

 Celebrate the Saguaro at this annual festival. Learn its legends, lore, and natural history.

Attend the workshop (5:30 a.m.) or just join in the celebration (10 a.m.). Presenters, activities, hikes. Reservations required for workshop, call 520-647-7121 to register. Park use fee: $5 per car (up to six people). $5 info @


A Cook’s Garden

Saturday-July 12, 2014 from 2-3 p.m.

@ Woods Memorial Library

Learn how to plan, plant and use fresh herbs and vegetables you can grow in your own Cook’s Garden. Take home samples and simple recipes.

– More info: Tucson Pima Library


Really, Really Free Market 

Saturday-July 19, 2014 9:00 am – 11:00 am

@Himmel Park (east of Tennis Courts)

Cash-free community swap where lightly-used household items, books, clothes, tools, toys, etc. can be passed to others.

More info @ Really, Really Free Market 520-392-9356,



Non-Chemical Control of Insects in Your Home and Garden

Saturday-July 26, 2014 from 1-3 p.m.

@ Joel D Valdez Main

Learn to identify and control common insect pests of the home and garden.

– See more at: Tucson Pima Library 


***Water Harvesting in Tucson! Here is some rebate info:  City of Tucson Water Harvesting Rebate  Or City of Tucson.


Air dates for this program: June 28, 29 & 30 of 2014

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