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  Landscape designers determine what elements bring out the best in a location. It may be a specific tree or bed of flowers, a deck, patio, or bubbling fountain. In this workshop, students will learn the basic principles of hardscape design gaining the ability to beautify a yard while spending money wisely. Discover what design principles work best for small spaces, large lots, shady or sunny places, and hillsides and slopes. Bring photos of your site and a simple hand-drawn site plan. $2 materials fee payable to the presenter in class.  


Start date: 04/08/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (4/8/2017-4/15/2017)

Course: $89.00

Materials: $2.00

Instructor : Charlotte Chen 

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R121

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  Are you worried about the next big earthquake? Tsunami? Terrorist attack? A comet hitting the earth? This lively course with a distinct urban focus will bring you current on the "do’s" and "don’ts" of survival at home. Topics include: food storage (what to store, how to store, where to buy); growing a survival garden; learning about useful plants; water (sources, storage, purification); shelter (tents and other backyard quick shelters); necessary tools and weapons; energy alternatives when there is no electricity (solar power, crank devices, batteries, PV systems, doing without); necessity of fire in the primitive urban setting.  


Start date: 03/10/17

Weekly - Fri 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (3/10/2017-4/14/2017)

Course: $59.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Christopher Nyerges 

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Fri .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R115

Call 626-585-7608 to register

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