If you're thinking of renovating, check out the Ottawa Home + Remodelling Show. Featuring more than 125 exhibitors, plus expert speakers, workshops, advice and more, the four-day event will help you research products, services and professionals for your renovation job. Admission ranges from $9 to $13.
Master Gardener Julianne Labreche will be the guest speaker at the Kanata-March Horticultural Society's February meeting. She will discuss how to go grassless by turning your front lawn into a garden; costs, challenges and care of lawns; zone-appropriate plant alternatives to sod, plus ideas and inspirations on ways to create a grassless front garden. $5 for non-members or $15 for a 2018 membership.