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Your Living Landscape - Upper Valley Spring Gardening Symposium
Your Living Landscape
March 17, 2018
8:45 am to 2:15 pm
Frontier Regional High School - South Deerfield, MA
Featuring Henry Homeyer
speaking on Sculpting the Living Landscape
Many of us have limited space for gardening, but still want a vegetable garden as well as the beauty of a flower garden. Henry shows us how to do both! He’ll talk about how to create beauty in both the vegetable and flower gardens through the use of well-placed woody plants, stone, structures and by choosing plants that contribute to the landscape with their color and forms.
Workshops - Choose from 16 topics in two concurrent sessions, offering ideas for nourishing you, your garden and the planet
Marketplace - We'll have vendors with locally produced offerings.
|8:45 -10 am
| Session 1 - Eight topics to choose from!
|10:30 - Noon
|| Keynote: Henry Homeyer
|Noon - 1 pm
| Lunch Break
(Reserve a lunch or bring your own)
|1 - 2:15 pm
| Session 2 - Eight more topics to choose from!
Book Table - Assorted titles for gardeners from Storey Publishing and Timber Press for sale.
Refreshments - Morning coffee and goodies, plus an optional lunch from River Valley Coop. LUNCHES MUST BE PRE-ORDERED!
Snow Date - In case of impending bad weather, calll 413-665-2181 the night before for a recorded message regarding possible rescheduling.
Parking - Please car pool if at all possible; parking is tight! If the lot is full at Frontier, additional parking is available at the Deerfield Elementary School on Pleasant St.
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To register and pay by check, download the registration form for Upper Valley Symposium.
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Frontier Regional High School
113 N Main St
South Deerfield, MA 01373
is required by March 16, 2018
Parking – Please car pool if at all possible; parking is tight! Parking is available on both sides of the school. If the lot is full at Frontier, additional parking is available at the Deerfield Elementary School on Pleasant St.There are parking lots on both sides of the school.
Registration closes on Friday, 3/16 BUT walk-ins are welcome on the day of the symposium. However, not all workshops may be available. Contact Lucy Alman at email@example.com or (413)665-2181 for more information.
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Full Day Registration - Choose ONLY ONE workshop from Session 1 and ONLY ONE Workshop from Session 2
Service Fee (Upper Valley)
Lunch - The Herder Sandwich
Lunch - Chicken Salad Sandwich
Session 1 - A) Shrubs For All Seasons
Session 1 - B) Vegetable Gardening: For Fun, For Food, For Health!
Session 1 - C) Good Versus Bad Insects!
Session 1 - D) Pruning Cuts - Pruning Tools and How to Care for Them!
Session 1 - E) Plant Thugs: Getting a Handle on Invasive Plants
Session 1 - F) Getting Started: Designing and Maintaining a Pollinator Habitat Garden
Session 1 - G) A Garden Bounty Breakfast
Session 1 - H) Herbal Spa Workshop
Session 2 - I) Eat Something You Grew Every Day of the Year
Session 2 - J) Gardening For The Birds: What to Do and What Not to Do
Session 2 - K) Those Wildlife Pests!
Session 2 - L) Perennial Insights
Session 2 - M) The “Ins & Outs” of Starting Seeds
Session 2 - N) Backyard Blueberries
Session 2 - O) Making Fences, Trellises, and Other Garden Structures with Local Plant Material
Session 2 - P) Pressing Matters: Making Art From The Garden