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The Calendar for Pennsylvania

DIG IT! Garden Bus Trips and Events
April 4 - Presentation: Private Gardens of NY, NJ, CT and Eastern PA
At Laurel Garden Club, St. Luke's Church, Scranton.
May 2 - Bus Trip: Scranton to Winterthur Museum & Gardens and Mt. Cuba Center
See two world-renowned duPont estate gardens in spring bloom. Bus departs Green Ridge PLaza at 8:15 sharp. Guided tours. Lunch on your own at Winterthur. More details coming soon.
DIG IT! Magazine
www.dig-itmag.com More info and to register, please contact Mary at: 973-570-0759 or mary@dig-itmag.com

Doylestown Nature Club Events
Location: Buckingham Township Building
4613 Hughesian Way
Buckingham

Martha Washington Garden Club Meetings 12:30
Maintains Public Burying Ground at Slate Hill Cemetery; improves gardens at Elm Lowne, flower arrangements at township building. Scholarships for horticultural students. Meets 4th Wednesday September thru June. Open to public. New members welcome, $5/lectures of interest & $25/year to join! Refreshments, networking.
March 27 - Meeting/ Program: The Ten Most Useful Plants in PA before Columbus 12:30
With Chris Applegate, of Churchville Nature Centre. Long before Columbus arrived, Native Americans used botanic resources for food, medicine, building materials, fibers and dyes. Learn how they took advantage of hundreds of plants to meet their specific needs.
April 30 - Scholarship Deadline
Scholarships to qualified high school or college students who plan to pursue a career in horticulture or any related field. A minimum amount of $2,000. will be awarded to students enrolled in or plan to attend an accredited college to further their education Applicants should live or be attending college in areas surrounding, NJ, PA, Delaware, Maryland and NY. and provide the information requested on the application form. For more information about Scholarship applications see www.marthawashingtongardenclub.org or contact Arlene Gordon, 473 Liberty Drive, Yardley, PA 19067 or waltermgordon@vgerizon.net
Martha Washington Garden Club
Lower Bucks Masonic Hall
Edgewood Rd
Yardley
www.marthawashingtongardenclub.org

Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College Events
The Arboretum is frequently ranked among the most beautiful campuses in the world.
March 27 - Free Guided Tour: Early Spring Blooms Noon - 1
See what's popping up this spring with Arboretum staff. Tour is geared for gardeners from beginners to experts. Tour begins in Arboretum offices and is free and open to the public. Tour is canceled in inclement weather.
April 5 - Workshop: Cool Season Flower and Herb Containers 10-Noon
Join horticulturist Josh Coceano to plant your own container with selection of herbs, edible flowers, lettuces. Learn how to put a visually beautiful container together and keep it looking stunning though the summer. Take home a medium-sized pot filled with soil and an assortment of herbs and cool-season flowering plants to complement them. Packets of seeds for succession planting included. Limit 18
At Wister Center, Scott Arboretum. Pre-registration required; registration limited. Fee.
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore
610-328-8025, www.scottarboretum.org

Hiking Jane Guided Nature Walks
Led by area naturalist Jane Frye. Sponsored by Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging and Greenhouse Project. Free for seniors 60+ and under 14. All welcome-perfect for families. No pets. $5 donation suggested but not required. Walks are about 60-75 minutes.
Info: greenhouseprojectoffice@gmail.com
Contact on day of walk: 520-954-5759
www.hikingjane.com

Bartram's Garden Events
Bartramís Garden
54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard
Philadelphia
www.bartramsgarden.org

The Garden Conservancy
Open Days Program
Rain or shine. $7 per garden.

G.O.A.L. - Greenbelt Overhaul Alliance of Levittown Events
Meeting Room at Bristol Township Municipal Complex
Bristol Township Senior Center
2501 Bath Road
Bristol, PA 19007
edarmstrong@verizon.net

Longwood Gardens Events
Longwood Gardens
1001 Longwood Rd
Kennett Square
www.longwoodgardens.org

Milford Garden Club Events
Meetings held the 2nd Tuesday of each month. New members always welcome!
Milford Garden Club
St. Patrickís Church Hall
E. High and 4th Streets
Milford
570-296-3833, www.milfordgardenclub.com

Back Mountain Bloomers Garden Club Events
www.backmountainbloomers.org or Angela Vitkoski at avitkoski@pecpa.org or (570) 718-6507.

Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators Events
Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators
Info: www.PSBI-art.org , smaxwell@fordham.edu

ARTtery Gallery Events
Artery Gallery Fine Arts and Crafts
210 Broad Street
Milford, PA 18337
https://arterygallerymilford.com/
570-409-1234

The Garden Conservancy Events
Open Days are rain or shine; no reservations required. Fee: $10 per garden.
The Garden Conservancy
11 Old Postal Road P.O. Box 219
Cold Spring, NY
www.gardenconservancy.org

Philadelphia Horticultural Society Travel Programs.
Philadelphia Horticultural Society
100 N. 20th Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1495
215-988-8819, sbetts@pennhort.org, www.PHSonline.org

Churchville Nature Center Butterfly House Events
Churchville Nature Center
501 Churchville Lane
Churchville
Info: Stommy Blauth: butterfliesandmoths@comcast.net www.churchvillenaturecenter.org

Tanglewood Garden Club Events
Tanglewood Clubhouse
1699 Willow Pond Dr.
Yardley, PA 19067
www.Tanglewoodinyardley.com, Kathryn Schwenzer Schwenzk@gmail.com

Edge of the Woods Nursery Events
Edge of Woods Nursery
2415 Route 100, Orefield
Info: Louise Schaefer at 610-395-2570; Louise@edgeofthewoodsnursery.com

Penn State Cooperative Extension and Master Gardeners Events
Penn State Cooperative Extension
Neshaminy Manor Center
1282 Almshouse Road,(corner of Route 611 and Almshouse Rd)
Doylestown
http://bucks.extension.psu.edu

Hardy Plant Society/Mid-Atlantic Group Events
www.hardyplant.org

Chanticleer Garden Events
Chanticleer Garden
786 Church Road
Wayne
Information: (610) 687-4163, www.chanticleergarden.org

Gesneriad Society Events
Information: 727-796-5615 maranmh@tampabay.rr.com or 973-579-7914, kdc05@ptd.net or www.gesneriadsociety.org

Silver Lake Nature Center Events
Silver Lake Nature Center
1306 Bath Road
Bristol
215-785-1177, www.silverlakenaturecenter.org

Morris Arboretum Events
Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
Philadelphia
www.business-services.upenn.edu/arboretum/index.shtml
More info: (215) 247-5777 ext. 125, jlm@upenn.edu

American Begonia Society Events
http://begoniasociety.tripod.com/
Info: Bernie Wiener wiener1@verizon.net

Tyler Arboretum Events
Tyler Arboretum
515 Painter Road
Media
610-566-9134, x 210 or www.tylerarboretum.org

Lehigh Valley Flower, Garden, and Pool Show
Marketplace, display gardens, speakers, demos
Agricultural Hall
Allentown Fairgrounds
17th & Chew Streets
Allentown
610-432-8425, http://www.valleyflowershow.com/index.php

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