–Landscape Care for New Homeowners: New homeowners and gardening novices can learn basic lawn care, landscape and sprinkler techniques in this class from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Valley Ranch Association, 8830 N. MacArthur Blvd., Suite 101. To make a reservation, call 972-869-1430.
–Keyhole Gardening: Keyhole gardens hold moisture and nutrients thanks to an active compost pile in the center of the garden bed. Keyhole gardens improve growing conditions in any climate, especially hot places like Texas. Learn how to create a keyhole garden in a class from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at West Irving Library, 4444 W. Rochelle Road. To register, visit cityofirving.org/begreen.