Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Another Cooperative Extension Workshop

This one has nothing to do with gardening but timely none the less! From Oswego County Today.
Learn about low-cost and no-cost ways to save energy and reduce your energy bills. Just in time for the cold months ahead. Participants receive a kit of energy saving items. Workshops are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required to ensure there is enough energy saving kits for everyone.

Please call (315) 963-7286 ext 401 to register for one of the workshops. Workshops will be held at the following locations.

The second workshop will be held on Thursday, January 29, 2009 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Snow Memorial (Pulaski Library), 4917 Jefferson Street, Pulaski. Please pre-register by January 26.

See the original article for deatils on workshops in Central Square, Williamstown and Oswego.

Monday, December 22, 2008

Workshop - Propagating Houseplants

Saw this and thought I'd pass it along. If you you hear of something interesting please send it to me and I'll post it here.

Master Gardeners at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County will be hosting a workshop on Thursday, January 15th, 2009 from 6:30 pm till 8 pm entitled “Propagating Houseplants”. The workshop will be held at the office of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County located at 3288 Main Street, Mexico, NY.
The cost is $5.00 and preregistration is required. You can find all of the details at Oswego County Today. If you need a map to Cooperative Extension click on the address link below.

Thursday, December 11, 2008

December Newsletter

November Meeting Recap

The November meeting was held at Trust Florist and Nursery. Debbie and her staff were extremely gracious in providing assistance and helpful ideas. We all drank hot apple cider and ate delicious goodies as we made beautiful Christmas wreaths and enjoyed fun conversation in anticipation of the Christmas Season!

A very big thank you to Trust's for hosting us again this year! It's always a highlight of our year.

Christmas Party

The Christmas party will be held December 17th at 6:00 PM at the Salmon River Fine Arts Center, 19 Lake st, Pulaski, NY (across from the Firehouse)There are currently close to 60 members of the club and it would be great to see everyone turn out!

Gift Exchange
As in years past we will have a gift exchange. If you wish to participate please bring a wrapped gift, with no name on it. (Value between $5 and $10)We always have fun with this. Please also bring the gift of food for those less fortunate than ourselves. We will be collecting non-perishable food items to donate to a local charity.

The following members are bringing refreshments. If you'd like to bring something too, please do not hesitate to do so.

Claire & Lorice - Cheese and Crackers
Jan & Marilyn - Veggies
Carol - No bake cookies
Chris - Baklava
Linda - Christmas cake
Mike & Sheila - Pumpkin pie
Herta - Rum cake
Marci - Christmas punch and coffee

For those of you unfamiliar with Pulaski here's a map.

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