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Calendar of Events 2017-03-07T16:04:09-04:00
Mar
29
Fri
2019
Spring Garden Seminar @ Old Economy Village
Mar 29 – Mar 30 all-day

Join us for our annual Spring event. 

New for this year: Friday evening festivities!

Friday, March 29, 2019:

This year we added a Friday night festivities. There will be a keynote address and we will be serving wine and cheese. Our keynote speaker will be Peter Lowe, and his address will be about will discuss Dawes Arboretum and the influence public gardens have on garden trends

Saturday, March 30, 2019:

Topics and experts to expand a gardener’s mind

 All day presentations, Hands-on learning, tastings, and samples for you and your garden with a variety of speakers covering different gardening topics, including: 

Peter Lowe (Dawes Arboretum)
 His presentation will focus on native alternatives to invasive plants. 

Gabe Tilove (Phipp’s Conservatory)
He speaking about the benefits that raised beds offer and reviewing the attributes of different raised bed materials.

Joanne Ranck Dirks (Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum)
She will be discussing the heirloom seed project, as well as seed saving basics in her presentation! 

Cynthia Pagesh
She will be talking about The Herb Society of America. 

Lunch will be provided and there will be a historic garden tour. 

Reception and lunch included in the cost:

Friends of Old Economy Village member: $48

Non-Member- $60

Continuing education credits available.

For additional information, contact Sandy Carroll at (724) 266-4500, ext 120

More information to come.

Please pre-register for this event by March 23rd.