Don't want to think about the snow we already have and the weather forecasts of future snow? Then focus on the future by thinking Spring. The Master Gardeners of Schuylkill County are offering two workshops that should get you in a Spring mindset.
The Woods in Your Backyard
When: Sat., Feb. 20 from 8 a.m. to noon
Where: Penn State Schuylkill Campus, Health and Wellness Building
Cost: $15 per person or $25 per couple, including workshop manual
What: A workshop about landscaping for owners of smaller ares (less than 10 acres). Dr. Jim Finley, forest resources professor, will touch on a variety of topics including pollinators, native plants, water runoff, and planning for recreation and wildlife.
Contact: Lorie Reichert -- 570-622-3742 ext. 5 or firstname.lastname@example.org Space is limited!
Preparing for the Growing Season
When: Sat., March 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Schuylkill County Extension, 1202 Ag Center Drive, Pottsville
Cost: $15 per person
What: Multiple workshops on garden tools, vegetables, lawn care and pesticides. Lunch is included.
Contact: 570-622-4225 ext. 20 or email@example.com
Registration Deadline is March 1