Cumberland County News
Creating a Pollinator-Friendly Garden
May 25, 2015Join Penn State Extension Master Gardeners in Perry County for a free workshop on “Pollinator-Friendly Gardening” on Thursday, June 11, 2015, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM, at the Perry County Penn State Extension office, 8 South Carlisle Street, New Bloomfield, PA.
Family Garden Day with Penn State Master Gardeners
May 21, 2015Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting a Family Garden Day on Saturday, June 6, 2015, between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at the Penn State Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle, PA 17013.
Youth Summer Garden Camps
May 21, 2015Penn State Master Gardeners are offering a Summer Garden Camp for youth ages 7 to 12 or in grades 3 to 6 at the Penn State Extension office on Allen Road in Carlisle. There will be five sessions of growing, learning, hands-on fun on Tuesday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on the following dates: June 16, June 30, July 14, July 28, and August 11, 2015. Registration is required by June 8, 2015
Penn State Extension News
Penn State Extension diabetes program receives national recognition
May 26, 2015Penn State Extension is part of a multi-state team that has received national recognition for the Dining with Diabetes educational program. Extension educators from Penn State and five other universities shared the 2015 Jeanne M. Priester Award in the Individual/Family category, which was presented at the recent National Health Outreach Conference in Atlanta.
Penn State Master Gardeners plan extravaganza in Centre County
May 8, 2015The Garden Fair and Plant Sale hosted by Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Centre County will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at the Ag Progress Days site.
Land-use webinar to focus on agritourism issues for Pennsylvania communities
May 8, 2015"Agritourism Issues for Pennsylvania Communities" will be the topic of a Web-based land-use seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Upcoming Regional Events
Mediterranean Cuisine Comes to Pennsylvania
When: May 21 - June 12, 2015Where: Gettysburg, PA
When: June 2, 2015Where: York, PA
Mid-Atlantic Twilight Orchard Meeting
When: June 2, 2015Where: 22511 Gardenhour Rd., Smithsburg, MD 21783
When: June 3, 2015Where: Gettysburg, PA
Nature Photography Class
When: June 6, 2015Where: Chambersburg, PA