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Home Building Seminar

Saturday, March 24th at 1:00PM

hosted by Hawk Homes

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Gas Conversion Open House

Saturday, March 24th at 2:00PM

Join National Fuel Energy Consultants and find out how easy it is to save with safe, efficient and low-cost natural gas.

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JoAnne Lenart-Weary

Discover your Decorating DNA & Style

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The Master Gardeners seminar series

DAVE MARINO:
“Designing and Maintaining Trees in Your Landscape”

Dave Marino has a Penn State degree in landscape architecture.  He is currently President and Partner of Dahlkemper Landscape Architects & Contractors.  He practices Landscape Architecture and is a consulting ISA Certified Arborist.  His presentation will cover identification of tree types, tree maintenance, and examples of common pests and tree diseases and what to do for them.

PAUL WURST:
“TREES – CREATING AN ENVIRONMENT”
“TREES IN A FOUR-SEASON LANDSCAPE”

Paul Wurst, owner of Paul Wurst Landscaping, designs, builds, and maintains landscapes.  He plants about 1000 trees per year for his customers.  He uses trees to make a view, create cathedral ceilings, and improve the quality of life.

Tom Erdman:
“The 3 ‘T’s of Pruning – Tools, Timing, and Techniques”

Tom Erdman is a retired Erie County Service Forester and a Certified Arborist.  He will demonstrate the proper use of pruning tools, the best time to prune, and how to correctly prune for the health of the tree and for aesthetic value.

GAIL SCHULTZ:
“ORGANIC GARDENING”

Gail Schultz, experienced Penn State Extension Master Gardener, explains how to grow crops without synthetic fertilizers or commercial pesticides and herbicides.  She will emphasize the advantages of organic gardening and the challenges it presents.

BONNIE RAFFERTY:
“MAJESTIC TREES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD”

Bonnie Rafferty, a Penn State Extension Master Gardener for 22 years, a founding ‘mother’ of that organization in Erie County, and a Johnston’s Nursery landscaper, visits old and unusual trees when she travels.  She will highlight 5 or 6 trees she has encountered that she considers “majestic.”

Schedule of events 2018

Friday

 1:30 PM

 Discover your Decorating DNA & Style
Joanne Lenart-Weary

3:30 PM

Designing and Maintaining Trees in Your Landscape
Dave Marino

6:30 PM

Designing and Maintaining Trees in Your Landscape
Dave Marino

   
   

Saturday

   
11:30 AM

TREES – CREATING AN ENVIRONMENT
Paul Wurst

1:30 PM

The 3 ‘T’s of Pruning – Tools, Timing, and Techniques
Tom Erdman

3:30 PM

TREES IN A FOUR-SEASON LANDSCAPE
Paul Wurst

4:30 PM

10 Color Tricks Everyone Should Know
Joanne Lenart-Weary

 6:30 PM  The 3 ‘T’s of Pruning – Tools, Timing, and Techniques
Tom Erdman
   

Sunday

   
12:30 PM

ORGANIC GARDENING
Gail Schultz

1:30 PM

MAJESTIC TREES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD
Bonnie Rafferty

 2:30 PM  Discover your Decorating DNA & Style
Joanne Lenart-Weary 
   
 
Mister Fix It

March 23rd – 25th, 2018

The Bayfront Convention Center


Friday: 12pm – 8pm
Saturday: 10am – 8pm
Sunday: 11am – 4pm

Admission: $7.00
10& Under Free

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