Resource Central hosts a regular series of conservation events open to the public, including seminars, lectures, networking, workshops, conservation tours, and more! Our events are displayed in blue on the calendar.

As a proud member of Colorado’s conservation community, we promote events hosted by our partners in the Front Range. These events are listed in green.

If you know of an event that helps communities put conservation into action, let us know.

Branch Out with Colorado Trees

Speaker: Eric Hammond, CSU Extension When you’re adjusting your irrigation system to convert to xeriscape, don't forget about the trees in your landscape. They're a great investment and an important

Knowing the Native Plants

Speaker: Deryn Davidson, CSU Extension Become a waterwise plant pro by learning the in’s and out’s of native plants in our arid climate. From pollinator-friendly flowers to the best shade

Intro to Permaculture

Speaker: Amy Scances-Wolfe - Left Hand Landscaping Permaculture is all about designing human systems that are modeled after nature. In this class, Amy Scances-Wolfe will teach you how to translate

Planting for Pollinators

Speaker: Cassey Anderson - CSU Extension From bees to butterflies to singing birds, this seminar explores the biodiversity of local pollinators and how they help contribute to a healthy ecosystem!

Design and Plant Selection

Speaker: Deryn Davidson - CSU Extension Designing your garden-to-be and selecting appropriate plants for your space is key to a successful, low-water garden! Native plants are a great option and

Perennials, Shrubs, and More!

Speaker: Alison O'Connor - CSU Extension Become a waterwise plant pro by learning the in’s and out’s of plant selection in our arid climate. From pollinator-friendly flowers to the best

New to Colorado Landscaping

Speaker: Mike McNulty - Master Gardener With in-ground irrigation systems and a dry landscape, gardening in Colorado can be a bit different than in other places. Mike McNulty will cover

Waterwise Yards: Turf Removal

Speaker: Resource Central Staff Join professionals from Resource Central to learn all about turf removal! We will discuss the various methods of removing lawn, the benefits to you and the

Best Practices in Western Horticulture

Speaker: Annie Barrow, Denver Botanic Gardens Did you know Colorado has a vast number of vibrant, lush, LOW-WATER plants that thrive in this area? Annie Barrow from Denver Botanic Gardens

Carrots and Cabbage and Kale, Oh My!

Speaker: Jessica Romer, Applewood Seed Co. Bring your forks, we’ll bring the veggie-knowledge! Learn more about growing your own waterwise veggie garden with Jessica Romer. We’ll discuss what to plant