Here’s a great opportunity to learn the basics of tree planting and care. Have you recently had a tree planted in front of your house? Do you want to help the LoMo Environment committee care for the trees within our neighborhood boundaries? This PHS-sponsored course is for you. The three-part series runs October 7, 14, and … More Tree Tender Classes Start Next Week!
Brian Carney, newly employed at the library, brings his gardening talent to the neighborhood. He has beautified the two planters in front of the library and will be nurturing the trees on the block. Brian was able to procure the plants through his contacts at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. Renee Pokorny, head librarian at the … More Beautifying Sidewalk Planters at the Fumo Library
Learn what it takes to start a community garden. Open to groups, individuals, educators, and anyone interested in gardening with others. The course combines in-depth and hands-on gardening experience with topics such as basic horticulture, recruiting and keeping volunteers, assessing and finding resources in your neighborhood, planting and garden maintenance, finding a site, getting permission, … More PHS Garden Tenders Course