Home and garden events across metro Detroit

Planting Spring Flowering Bulbs

An overview of bulbs and tips on proper planting techniques and care. Learn the basics of designing a bulb garden. 10 a.m. Sat. Free. English Garden stores. www.EnglishGardens.com.

Dream Space Open House

Design the bedroom you’ve always wanted. Use recycled materials to think about dimension and shape. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat. Free. Arts & Scraps, 16135 Harper, Detroit. (313) 640-4411.

It’s Easy Being Green: A Sustainability Expo

Supporting efforts to reduce your carbon footprint and learning homesteading skills for a more hands-on DIY life. Featuring keynote presentation on “Plants, Pollinators, and Why They Matter.” 12:30 p.m. Sun. Free. Ann Arbor District Library, 343 S. Fifth. (734) 327-4200.

Caring for Land Along Rivers

Learn what you can do to protect this natural resource. Presented by Friends of the Rouge. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tues. Franklin Community Church, 26425 Wellington. Registration required. (313) 792-9621 or therouge.org.

Free Home Buyer’s Seminar

Purchasing a home in today’s economy. Learn the entire process from contract to closing. 5:30 p.m. Wed. Free. Bloomfield Township Public Library, 1099 Lone Pine, Bloomfield Hills. (248) 642-5800.

Become A Master Composter

Seven-week course presented by Project Grow Gardens. 6:30 p.m. Wed. $49. Community Education & Recreation, 1515 S. Seventh, Ann Arbor. Registration required. (734) 994-2300.

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