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Contact: Kurt Tsue Telephone: 748-5320 November 5, 2009 Xeriscape Holiday Wreath Craft Offered at the Halawa Xeriscape Garden Use less-thirsty plants to create beautiful holiday wreaths.
WHAT: The Board of Water Supply and the Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden are once again offering its popular xeriscape wreath-making workshops just in time for the festive Christmas season. These classes will teach folks how to create beautiful and colorful holiday wreaths by using less-thirsty xeriscape plants. Saturday November 28th and Saturday, December 5th 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Halawa Xeriscape Garden 99-1268 Iwaena Street Halawa Valley’s Central Park Industrial Area Free for members of the Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden, $5.00 for non-members. All participants should bring the following items: wreath backing (preferably strawtype, not foam), floral “U” pins, floral wired picks, clippers, containers to hold wreath materials (i.e. soda box), and any kind of ribbons or holiday decorations you would like to add to your wreath. Registration for non-Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden members opens on Tuesday November 10th; members may sign up any time. Registration closes at 2:00 p.m. on the Friday prior to the workshop at 2:00pm. Contact Arthur Aiu at 748-5312 or email to register. For more information about xeriscaping or classes at the Halawa Xeriscape Garden, log on to or call the Board of Water Supply’s Communications Office at 748-5041. BWS security regulations require adults’ full name, home address (no PO boxes) and a daytime phone number ###





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