Home and Garden Courses

Spring 2015


Glorious Garden Series With Denny Warrenfeltz

Creativity and entertaining in the lovely months of summer are a highlight for all who love summer gardens. Join floral designer Denny Warrenfeltz for this new Glorious Garden class focusing on planting for a log cabin or historical garden, exploring plant materials, flowers herbs that would be appropriate for a rustic to primitive garden setting. * First Session: Learn how to select the best plants and plant materials focusing on a log cabin or historical garden. This innovative evening will take place at Trayers Farm & Greenhouse, 11452 Welsh Run Road, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania. Denny will lead us on a guided tour exploring heirloom flowers, herbs and fruits selections that may be grown in a log cabin or historical garden . Denny will conclude this session with plant material arrangement demonstration and refreshments. Please bring a folding chair to this session. * Second Session: We will join Denny and his wife, Shawen, for a special visit to their lovely home and gardens in Keedysville, Maryland. We invite you and your friends to join us as we take a summer stroll through Denny's varied gardens, filled to the brim with decorating possibilities. Refreshments will be served at the conclusion of this entertaining evening. A directional letter for the location of Trayers Farm and Greenhouse and the Warrenfeltz residence will be sent to you one week prior to the first class session.

Fee: $59 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-084-K1 | 05/18/15-06/22/15 | D. Warrenfeltz | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Low Maintenance Landscaping

Trees, shrubs, and flowers are not always chosen and planted with maintenance considerations in mind. Creating a low maintenance, vigorous home landscape is easy when you learn steps to save time, pesticides, and money. Learn what to do with inferior, overgrown, pest-prone, or high maintenance plants. Learn to select the appropriate cultivar, particularly those that are pest-resistant. Learn which native plants perform best in our area based upon specific climatic requirements. Cultural steps to improve plant health while reducing pest attack will also be covered, as well as time-saving landscape maintenance and design tips.

Fee: $45 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

HOM-019-J | 04/14/15-04/21/15 | D. Smith-Fiola | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Perennial Gardening

Learn how to grow and care for perennial plants that will give you years of enjoyment. Understand the basics of planning, soil preparation, plant selection, planting, maintenance, and propagation. Plus, get the inside scoop on proven performers.

Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8

HOM-038-K1 | 05/19/15-05/19/15 | D. Smith-Fiola | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Summer 2015