Open Gates Weekend
For some unusual gardening techniques, go to You Tube and search “Harvesting Water From the Sky in Arid Peru.” Nothing short of genius!
For tips a bit closer to home, tour Morris County’s Community Gardens during Open Gates Weekend, July 30 and 31.
Community Gardeners are eager to share their successes and trials with you.
For maps and garden descriptions, click the image at right.
For the Forward Thinking Gardener
On Saturday, July 23 Vincent Simeone will present a talk on New and Exciting Trees and Shrubs. He should know - he was recently named Man of the Year by the Long Island Nursery Association!
With 6 published books, a degree in Ornamental Horticulture from University of Georgia and the care of the Planting Fields Arboretum under his purview, Vincent’s talk is certain to be fabulous.
Register on line by clicking the image at left.
Saturday Crafts are coming
Always admired beadwork jewelry? Wondered if you could make such lovely things? Now is your chance!
Learn bead weaving on Saturday, August 13 from expert weavers and teachers, Janet Palumbo and Reem Iverson.
Click the flyer at right to register on line.
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Cottage Garden Concert #4
Cherry Lane features the powerful vocals of Michele Musolino and guitar accompaniment by Ben Roberts.
Hear them here : http://michellemusolino.com/cherry_lane/cherry_lane_music.
Comfortable seats, a nice cool drink and a snack are all included.
Register on line by clicking here.
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If you have not yet used this wonderful Member Benefit, you can view our full list of Retail Partners by clicking here.
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