November is here and we're all thinking about the upcoming holidays. If you'd like to add a DIY touch to your decorating this year the Schuylkill County Master Gardeners have just the opportunity for you. Their wreath/swag making workshop will be on Saturday, November 12 -- deadline to sign up is Friday, November 4. The workshop will be at Evergreen acres, 135 Fort Lebanon Road, Auburn from 10 a.m. to noon. Dress for the outdoors and bring your gloves, wire cutters and pruners. The Master Gardeners will provide wire, ribbon, natural material and instructions. The cost is $25 for a wreath or $10 for a swag. Checks can be made out to "PSCE Prog Account Schuylkill". Cash can be delivered to Schuylkill Extension Office, 1202 Ag Center Drive (checks can be mailed). Call 570-622-4225 ext. 13 for more information.
Attention Local Students! Just one more month to apply for the SKIP Environmental Scholarship. Check out the application here.