Welcome the New Iris to Your GardenWednesday, April 26, 2017
12:30 PMLower Bucks Masonic HallCarol An Moyer, President of the Delaware Valley Iris Society will share her love of Iris, include a brief history of iris, selection of cultivars to grow, types of iris, and the needs for growing good plants which include location, planting and nutrition...
Create Your Own Spring Flower ArrangementWednesday, April 26, 2017
6:30 PM to 9:00 PMSwarthmore College - Scott ArboretumCertified floral designer Valerie Mclaughlin will first teach you how to construct an eco-friendly, reusable container that is hidden by an attractive straw wreath. Next you will design your own modern mass arrangement using colorful, spring blossoms...
Homeowners Series Talk: "Tomatoes" by Rutgers Master Gardeners of Camden CountyWednesday, April 26, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:00 PMCamden County Environmental Center"Tomatoes" will be presented by Rutgers Master Gardeners of Camden County. Learn about varieties of tomatoes and how they are grown along with taste differences. Nelson Valentine, Master Gardener, class of 2013, will be the speaker.Sign-in at 6:30 pm...
Burlington County Gardeners Association Presents "Foundation Plants"Thursday, April 27, 2017
10:00 AMBurlington County LibraryA Burlington County gardener discusses the tough, yet beautiful plants that form the foundation of her Medford garden. Free and open to the public, no registration needed.
Walking & Talking ClubStarts: Thursday, April 27, 2017
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Ends: Thursday, May 25, 2017Free Library of Philadelphia - Fumo Family BranchLet's exercise our bodies and jawbones! Meet outside the Fumo Library and walk 2 blocks to Marconi Park. Participants will then walk around the park and end up back at the library. Discuss current events as you. Please wear sneakers or comfortable walking...
Tall Trees Nature Playscape PlaydateFriday, April 28, 2017
4:00 PM to 5:00 PMThe Schuylkill CenterCome play and explore with your child in Tall Trees Nature Playscape, the Schuylkill Center's all-natural play space. The wonder of nature provides opportunities for imagination and creativity.
Contain Your Enthusiasm: Shady Spring ContainerFriday, April 28, 2017
10:30 AM to 12:30 PMMt. Cuba CenterAdd a bit of springtime flair to your patio, deck, or entryway with a container of shade-loving perennials. Unravel the secrets of design as you combine native plants into a stunning display that lasts throughout the season. Bring pruners, gardening gloves...
Exercise Walk at the ParkSaturday, April 29, 2017
1:00 PM to 3:00 PMSilver Lake Nature CenterEnjoy the beautiful preserve while learning how to start and maintain and personal fitness program on the nature trails.
Arbor Day Open HouseSaturday, April 29, 2017
9:00 AM to 12:00 PMSwarthmore College - Scott ArboretumDrop by the Arboretum today to pick up a free sapling tree (one per family, while supplies last). Guests can also enjoy refreshments or embark on a scavenger hunt.