Adventures in Home Orcharding at Leslie Science and Nature Center
Starting and maintaining a backyard or front-yard home orchard. Presented by Project Grow Gardens. 10 a.m. to noon Sat. Free. 1831 Traver, Ann Arbor. Registration required. http://projectgrowgardens.org.
Romantic Rambling Roses at Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Exploration of the historical importance of roses for Valentine’s Day. 2 p.m. Sun. Free. 1800 N. Dixboro, Ann Arbor. (734) 647-7600.
Doris Duke’s Shangri La: Architecture, Landscape and Islamic Art at University of Michigan Museum of Art
Exhibition presents her five-acre Honolulu estate and its collections to audiences throughout the continental United States. 3-4 p.m. Sun. Free. A. Alfred Taubman Gallery I, 500 S. State, Ann Arbor. Registration required. www.umma.museum/programs-and-tours/events/.
Demonstrations of Yard Art Projects at the Northville Art House
Gardeners of Northville & Novi meeting. 6:30-8 p.m. Mon. Free. 215 E. Cady. (248) 374-9813.
Establishing a Rain Garden — Clean Up the Huron River, One Garden at a Time at Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Benefits of rain gardens for the home garden and how they help our rivers and streams. Includes how to build and plant one using readily available tools. 6:45 p.m. Wed. Free. 1800 N. Dixboro, Ann Arbor. (734) 647-7600.
Preparing Your Yard for Spring Arrivals at Kulick Community Center
Ferndale Garden Club meeting. 7 p.m. Thurs. 1201 Livernois, Ferndale. (248) 541-5888.
Matrix Clothes to the Heart Open House
(Formerly Bargain Counter North) 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Bring one or two women’s fashion items to rebuild store inventory. Thrift shop’s sales benefit area charities. Women’s clothing and housewares will be for sale. 2741 W. 12 Mile, Berkley. (313) 831-1000 Ext. 1136.
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