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April 1, 2017
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Menlo Park Senior Center
110 Terminal Ave.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
FREE (registration is required and class size is limited)
Lawn Replacement 101
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Lawn Replacement 101

Saturday, April 1, 2017

In this FREE class, discover the benefits of drought tolerant plants as an alternative to your lawn and learn how to create a water-efficient, low-maintenance landscape.

Did you know over 50 percent of residential water is used on landscaping alone? 

  • Sustainable landscaping techniques to conserve water
  • California native and drought-tolerant plants
  • Answers to all of your landscape questions from a professional landscape architect.

In addition, Menlo Park Municipal Water customers can learn how to qualify for up to $2 per sq. ft for replacing their lawns through the City’s Lawn Be Gone rebate program.

If registering via phone, please provide
  • Name
  • Street address
  • Telephone number
  • Desired class

About the instructor

Nick Burke is a project manager and designer at Vallier Design Associates, Inc., focusing on civic and commercial projects throughout the San Francisco Bay area. His work includes design development and production from conceptual methodology and programming through post-construction documentation. Mr. Burke has experience as a landscape architect consultant with the City of Menlo Park's Conserve-A-Scape program. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in landscape architecture from the University of California at Davis and is an ISA certified arborist.

This class is co-sponsored by the City of Menlo Park and the Bay Area Water Supply and Conservation Agency (BAWSCA).