Current Workshops and Webinars

Your small steps at home lead to big changes in our community, from how you use your electricity and water to what you throw away… and even what you flush down the toilet.

Your Roseville Utilities are dedicated to helping you save water and energy, reduce your waste and keep your pipes flowing. Register for one of our workshops or webinars to learn more! 

 

May 2022

Workshop: Spring in to Sprinkler Scheduling

  • Saturday, May 14
  • 10:00 a.m. -Noon
  • $5 for residents & $6 for non-residents

Do you know exactly how much water to use on your yard? Are you getting conflicting information from your landscaper or irrigation timer setting manual? Join us to learn key principles of irrigation management, including proper plant moisture and tips to improve and maintain healthy soil.

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June 2022

Workshop: Vermacompost

  • Saturday, June 11
  • 10:00 a.m. -Noon
  • $5 for residents & $6 for non-residents

It’s easy, inexpensive, and fun to raise worms for vermiculture - transforming food scraps and household waste into nutrient-rich soil using worms. Participants will create their own worm bin and learn how to care for it. Discover more about this fun and unique way to improve your organic fertilizer.

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July 2022

Webinar: Solar 101

  • Tuesday, July 12
  • 12 - 12:30 p.m.
  • Free

Are you thinking about solar and wondering if it is something you should add to your home? As your community-owned utility, Roseville Electric is here to help you make the best choice for you. Your Trusted Solar Advisor will walk you through solar technology and installation, what to know before you buy, and what purchasing options are available to you. Join in our free webinar to determine if solar is right for you.

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August 2022

Workshop: Native Plants

  • Saturday, August 13
  • 10:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
  • $5 residents / $6 non-residents

California native plants have spent centuries adapting to our region’s growing conditions. Their benefits are plentiful, as they take less work and require less water. Native plants improve soil, use fewer pesticides, and support beneficial insects. Find out how to add these beauties to your garden, while also discovering other drought tolerant options.

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Webinar: Solar Deep Dive

  • Thursday August 4
  • 12:00 - 12:30 p.m.
  • Free

Are you considering solar, or maybe you have solar on your home already? You probably know the basics, and now you want to make sure you get the most out of your system. Join our Solar Deep Dive webinar to get a deeper understanding of solar energy. We will cover the placement of panels, how to get the best energy production, and our Solar 2.0 program. Solar 2.0 is Roseville Electric’s rate structure for new or expanded home solar systems. Navigating solar can be a little tricky, so join the City of Roseville’s Trusted Solar Advisor as he shines some light on residential solar.

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September 2022

Workshop: Compost and Mulch
  • Saturday, September 10, 2022
  • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • $5 residents / $6 non-residents

    Did you know yard debris and kitchen scraps can improve your soil? It’s true! Composting reduces waste sent to the landfill, helps you create your own free fertilizer, and saves water. Learn about bins, equipment, and materials used in a variety of composting styles. Participants will be able to take home a free compost bin after the workshop.

Workshop: Fall into Water Savings - DIY Tips
  • Saturday, September 17, 2022
  • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • $5 residents / $6 non-residents
Summer may be over, but the need to save water continues. Learn how to reduce your water usage this fall by making adjustments to your sprinklers and planting low to medium water-use plants. We will also learn how to get your irrigation system ready for winter, otherwise you will be feeling blue!

Previous Webinar and How-to Videos 

Energy Efficiency & Solar Webinar Videos

Webinar: Solar Deep Dive

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Webinar: Solar 101

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Webinar: Is an Electric Vehicle Right for You? 

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Webinar: Bright Ideas to Reduce Summer Use



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Gardening Webinar Videos

Totally Tomatoes



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Citrus Tree Care


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Replacing your lawn


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Raised Bed Gardening


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How to Properly Water in Roseville’s Climate


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Summer in the Vegetable Garden


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How to Keep Your Landscape Happy and Healthy



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How Much is too Much Water for Your Yard



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Composting and Mulching Basics Webinar


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Fruit Tree Care Webinar



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Optimize Your Landscape Irrigation Webinar


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Irrigation 101: System Fundamentals Webinar

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Basic Drip Irrigation Webinar


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How-to Videos

Stop and Smell the Roses




The Trouble with Aphids 




What's Eating My Plants




How to Raise Your Garden




How to Feed Your Citrus Trees 




Growing Healthy Plants 




How to Shop for Pesticides




Using Pesticides Wisely






Garbage Webinar Videos

Let’s talk trash: Mystery of garbage service in Roseville revealed


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Gardening Resources