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Tucson gardening, rummage and knitting. Aug. 13-19

Vegetable Container Gardening — Joel D. Valdez Main Library

All events are free or included in the cost of admission unless otherwise noted.


Antique, Vintage, and Collectible Book Fair — Foothills Mall, 7401 N. La Cholla Blvd. Antique, vintage, and collectibles. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 13. 975-2904.


Vegetable Container Gardening — Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave. Discuss strategies for successful container gardening in desert climate including container selection and how to make soil-less potting mixes for a variety of plants. Noon-1 p.m. Aug. 15. 791-4010.


Demonstration Garden Tours — Pima County Cooperative Extension, 4210 N. Campbell Ave. A Master Gardener volunteer leads the tour. 9-10 a.m. Aug. 16 and 19. 626-5161.


Drip Irrigation and Alternative Watering Methods — Himmel Park Public Library, 1035 N. Treat Ave. Learn about drip irrigation and alternative watering methods. 4-5 p.m. Aug. 17. 594-5305.

Move for Hunger at Bloom — Continental Ranch Community Center, 8881 N. Coachline Blvd. Pony rides, food trucks, arts and crafts. Bring a non-perishable food item for Tucson families. 5-8 p.m. Aug. 17. 248-0667.


August Indoor Rummage Sale — Womankraft Art Center, 388 S. Stone Ave. Toys, decorations, books, art supplies, furniture and cloths. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 18 and 19. 629-9976.

Friday Fun Knitters — Foothills Mall Food Court, 7401 N. La Cholla. Knit, crochet and needlework. 9:45-11:30 a.m. Aug. 18. 297-1745.


Seed Library Garden Tending — Joel D. Valdez Main Library. Help spruce up the planters and plant new seeds from the Seed Library. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Aug. 19. 791-4010.