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Upcoming Regional Events

August 2017

When: August 22, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Carlisle, PA

Tues., Aug. 22, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Tues., Aug. 29, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam begins at 11:00 AM.

When: August 22, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Camp Hill, PA

Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are volunteers trained by Penn State Extension to provide reliable, research-based home gardening information to the public through informal workshops and classes, demonstration gardens, and plant clinics.

September 2017

When: September 6, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Do you have a keen interest in gardening, a willingness to learn more, and a strong desire to help others learn? The Franklin County Master Gardener program is looking for volunteer educators.

When: September 6, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Gettysburg, PA

If you are interested in learning more about gardening and teaching others, this program is for you!

When: September 7, 2017, 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Where: Gettysburg, PA

Tues. & Thurs., Sept. 7 - Nov. 30, 2017 (8:30 - 9:45 AM)

When: September 7, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Where: Gettysburg, PA

Tues. & Thurs., Sept. 7 - Nov. 30, 2017 (10:30 - 11:45 AM)

When: September 7, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: New Bloomfield, PA

Join Penn State Extension Master Gardeners in Perry County as they welcome George Weigel for a free presentation about gardening “Made for the Shade”.

When: September 9, 2017, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Orrstown, PA

Fall is an excellent time to learn about lawn care. A well-maintained landscape adds value to your home.

When: September 11, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: New Bloomfield, PA

Mon., Sept. 11, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Mon., Sept. 18, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam begins at 11:00 AM.

When: September 11, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Carlisle, PA

Mon. & Thurs., Sept. 11 - Dec. 7, 2017 (9:30 - 10:30 AM)

When: September 11, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: New Cumberland, PA

Mon. & Wed., Sept. 11 - Nov. 29, 2017 (9:30 - 10:30 AM)

When: September 11, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

As children grow up and have to deal with being told no, or dealing with consequences or needing to try again, they learn from all of these experiences.

When: September 13, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Orchids are not the delicate exotics you may believe they are. You can grow these "jungle weeds" in your home. This class will give you practical advice on growing, blooming and re-potting orchids plus tips on buying plants and supplies.

When: September 16, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Learn about choosing and caring for indoor plants and other indoor gardening topics. Also learn about bonsai plants as houseplants.

When: September 18, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Mon., Sept. 18, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) & Mon., Sept. 25, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) | Exam will start at 11:00 AM

When: September 18, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Huntingdon, PA

Mon. & Wed., Sept. 18 - Dec. 6, 2017 (6:30 - 7:30 PM)

When: September 19, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This workshop will focus on the basics of creating a curriculum, adjusting your current curriculum to meet children’s need, and reflecting upon your current curriculum.

When: September 19, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Begin saving money this fall by starting your compost. Learn the benefits - including saving money - of composting in your garden.

When: September 26, 2017, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

In this workshop, participants will learn how to successfully raise Holstein calves for beef.

When: September 26, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Camp Hill, PA

Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are volunteers trained by Penn State Extension to provide reliable, research-based home gardening information to the public through informal workshops and classes, demonstration gardens, and plant clinics.

When: September 29, 2017, 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Franklin County Master Gardeners invite you on a bus trip to Winterthur Museum & Mt. Cuba Center in northern Delaware.

October 2017

When: October 2, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Huntingdon, PA

Mon., Oct. 2, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Mon., Oct. 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to immediately follow class.

When: October 3, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

After the gardening season is the perfect time to "tune-up" your tools before storing for next year.

When: October 5, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Carlisle, PA

Thurs., Oct. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2017

When: October 10, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Having families involved in their children’s education is a tremendous benefit for children in their educational success.

When: October 16, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Children are able to develop and learn best when they are in the least restrictive environment. This course will explore what inclusion is, and what you can do as a teacher to support learners of all abilities.

When: October 21, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Family-friendly workshop for fall nature crafts and making corn husk dolls. Bring the family for a fun morning.

When: October 24, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Camp Hill, PA

Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are volunteers trained by Penn State Extension to provide reliable, research-based home gardening information to the public through informal workshops and classes, demonstration gardens, and plant clinics.

November 2017

When: November 6, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Gettysburg, PA

Mon., Nov. 6, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) & Mon., Nov. 13, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) | Exam will start at 11:00 AM

When: November 9, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Carlisle, PA

Thurs., Nov. 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) | Thurs., Nov. 16, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

When: November 20, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Our assessments are the tools in which we must use to be intentional teachers to guide our planning.

When: November 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

“The Project Approach” is an effective and engaging way for children to learn and explore their environment.