Fall and spring are the best times for planting trees. If you are considering planting a tree or two but have questions on how to plant it properly, we have a program for you!
Make and take home a decorative living wreath made of easy-care, tough and durable succulent plants under the guidance of an experienced Penn State Master Gardener. You will also learn about other decorative ways to use succulent plants in containers.
Do you have a pond that turns green more often than you would like? Sometimes the green scum on the pond can be dangerous. Learn about Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) and steps you can take to improve your pond and keep it healthy.
Please join us for our Thirteenth Annual Master Gardeners’ Fall Fest on Saturday, September 24, 2016. We’ve planned a great day for you!
Dig and divide your perennials for more plants in your landscape or to share with others.
The Woodland Owners of the Southern Alleghenies is hosting this informative workshop.
Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve families are invited to join us for a 3 days, 2 nights residential family camp at beautiful YMCA Camp Soles located in the Laurel Highlands in Somerset County. MYP Aim High Air Force Fall Family Camp weekend retreat provides an opportunity to bolster family relationships and allows participants time to connect with other geographically-dispersed Air Force Families.
Knitting is traditional and trendy! Knit to relax, socialize and create. This is a change in date from the usual schedule.
Preparing food in large quantities is different than food preparation in the home. Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling program helps non-profit organizations and their volunteers understand the risks involved with preparing large volumes of food and the important food safety practices that need to be implemented to ensure a safe event.
Did you know that the dial gauge on your pressure canner lid should be tested every year for accuracy? Even new dial gauges should be tested to ensure accuracy and, therefore, safe processing. Below is information and a list of dates/times to have your pressure canner dial gauge tested.
Tuesdays & Thursdays: September 22 - December 15, 2016, 11:15 AM to 12:30 PM
Tuesdays & Thursdays: September 22 - December 15, 2016, 10:45 AM to 12:00 PM
Tuesdays & Thursdays: September 22 - December 15, 2016, 9:30 to 10:45 AM
Tuesdays & Thursdays: September 22 - December 15, 2016, 9:00 to 10:15 AM
Dive Deeper III: Youth Water Educators Summit is a multi-state environmental education summit spotlighting innovative teaching about water.
Tuesdays & Thursdays: September 22 - December 15, 2016, 7:30 to 8:45 AM
Join Dr. David Sanford, Associate Professor of Ornamental Horticulture at Penn State Berks, for an afternoon tree identification tour of Swarthmore College.
Some of the most interesting and unusual wildflowers are growing in our own backyards, right under our noses! Join native plant expert Barry Glick for a fascinating, wild wander into the wonderful world of woodland wildflowers.