The Urban Center for Horticulture and Water Conservation—Master Gardener Orchard—is holding a cactus sale and BBQ on Thursday, August 23. The BBQ is at 6:30 p.m. After the BBQ, Dr. Dale Devitt, soil and water scientist, will discuss Getting To Know Your Soils (Soils 101) and Dr. Tom Piechota, civil and environmental engineer, will talk about the Colorado River and the future of water. The talks begin at 7:30 p.m.

The BBQ will offer hamburgers for $1.25 and soda for $.75. The discussion is FREE! The Master Gardener Orchard is located just east of the intersection of Decatur and Horse Road (NLV).  The BBQ, cactus sale and talks will be at the Center Headquarters (outside) near the three large canary island palms. Details!