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For Immediate Release

Communications Department
Diane Arthur-Grialou
Public Information Officer
12425 W. Bell Road
Surprise, Ariz. 85374
Direct 623.222.1422

Surprise offers free class: “Winterizing Your Landscape”

SURPRISE, AZ (October 22, 2007) Now is the time to prepare your plants for the upcoming cold winter temperatures and drying winds. You can learn the tips for winterizing your plants by attending the “Winterizing Your Landscape” class on Thursday, November 8.

This free class, offered by the Surprise Water Conservation Division, will include reducing watering and feeding; adding winter color to the landscape; winter clean-up to reduce disease organisms and pest potential; and various methods of frost protection to reduce or eliminate winter plant damage.

Garden/Landscape consultant and Master Gardener Jim Oravetz will present information on what you need to know to protect your plants and Surprise Water Conservation Analyst London Lacy will be able to answer questions about the city’s water conservation ordinance.

The class is November 8, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., and will be held at the Surprise Northwest Regional Library, 16089 N. Bullard Avenue.

To register for this free class please call 623-222-7023 or email . Seating is limited.

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