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Now that Gardening for Geeks is on the shelves, it’s time to celebrate with a chance to “Meet the Author” and talk dirt (soil, that is). Here are some upcoming events where you can bring your copy to be signed or chat with fellow gardenerds about your spring garden escapades.

meet Christy at these Gardening For Geeks events!

Gardening for Geeks Launch Party – April 7, 2013 – 4-6 p.m.
Ilan Dei Studio Shop, 1650 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice CA, 90291
Ilan Dei has graciously agreed to host an afternoon of cheer in style at his outdoor living shop. Come join us to celebrate the start of something big! Bring your copy for Christy to sign, or buy one there. ($17 includes tax. Cash or check only please). Light appetizers will be served. Let’s make this a zero waste event: bring your own cup and small plate to the party (Gardenerd Mugs heartily suggested). Visit the Gardening for Geeks Facebook page for up to date details.

Other great events:

Sustainable Living / Honor Our Earth Mother – April 1, 2013 – 6:45-9:30 p.m.
Where: Agape International Spiritual Center, 5700 Buckingham Parkway, Culver City, CA 90230, Room 2
Christy will be giving a short garden talk on growing in small spaces. There will be another speaker from Aquarium of the Pacific discussing the state of our oceans. Gardening for Geeks will be available for sale ($17 includes tax. Cash or check only please). For more information please email

Mar Vista Green Garden Tour – April 20, 2013 – 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Showcase Central, 3635 Grand View Blvd., Los Angeles, 90066
Meet up with Christy at the start of the tour, pick up a map and chat with Christy, who will give answering all your gardening questions on site for the day.

Book Signing – Mar Vista Farmers’ Market – April 28, 2013 – 9 a.m-2 p.m.
Where: Intersection of Grand View and Venice Blvd., Los Angeles, 90066
Come enjoy the delights of the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market. Eat breakfast or lunch, pick up your favorite in-season fruits and veggies, and chat with Gardening for Geeks author Christy Wilhelmi. Copies will be available for sale ($17 includes tax. Cash or check only please).

Eating From Your Garden Lecture and Book Signing- May 1, 2013 – 7 p.m.
Where: Malibu Garden Club, 29500 Heathercliff Road, Malibu, CA 90265.
Learn tips and tricks for eating from your garden year-round. Find out some simple recipes to bring garden-to-table dishes to life. Gardening for Geeks will be available for sale ($17 includes tax. Cash or check only please). Non-garden members welcome.

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