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: $8HOM-019-M | 03/25/14-04/01/14 | D. Smith-Fiola | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
Join floral designer and historic garden specialist Denny Warrenfeltz for this wonderful class that will bring together your creative senses! The many layers of floral arrangement will be explored in this insightful class. We will begin with several sessions focusing on decorating your home with beautiful florals to brighten every room in the winter season, as well as an exploration of arranging silk flowers for a lasting impression. The closing sessions will focus on the spring season ahead, creating lasting arrangements that will surely please your guests and family. Bring your friends and give yourself a treat! You deserve it! Supplies to be discussed during the first session and may be purchased from instructor. Cost dependent upon your choice of materials. This course will not meet on 3/10/14 due to Spring Break.
Fee: $85 Senior Adult Fee: $51 Registration Fee: $8PDV-795-G1 | 01/27/14-04/07/14 | D. Warrenfeltz | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
Creativity and entertaining in the lovely months of summer are a highlight for all who love summer gardens! The warm weather lifts our senses as we walk through our yards and gardens; creating a retreat of flowering shrubs, warm beckoning perennials, and glorious annuals! 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 - Monday, May 19th - 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, PA. 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 - Monday, June 23th- We will join Denny and his wife, Shawen, for a special visit to their lovely home and gardens in Keedysville, Maryland. This will be an evening of decorating dreams come true with a special focus on the innovative decorating concepts of log cabin and historical gardens. 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: $8ANE-084-K1 | 05/19/14-06/16/14 | D. Warrenfeltz | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
Take your great home remodeling or design ideas to a new level! This series of interior design workshops focuses on window treatments, bathroom and kitchen remodeling, and developing your own designing style. Purchase the whole series or pick out the individual focus that will make your dreams a reality. (The address for the Showroom is 114-116 N. Potomac for your GPS device.)
Fee: $55 Registration Fee: $8HOM-047-L1 | 06/03/14-06/24/14 | V. Hrabal | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
Let Vickie Hrabal walk you through the world of interior design! What is your style? How do you tell someone what you are looking for? This class will help you define your own unique design style. You will be able to shop or speak to a designer with confidence. Information in this course applies to any room in the house. Topics to be discussed are: formal or casual, high maintenance or low, French Country or Louis XVI, Modern, Arts & Crafts, Retro, Vintage and others.
Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8HOM-048-L1 | 06/03/14-06/03/14 | V. Hrabal | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
This course will explore the options for dressing your windows relating to function and appearance. Topics discussed: blinds verses shades, controlling the weather from the inside, fabric treatments, hardware, problem windows, how to measure, and building your look on a budget.
Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8HOM-049-L1 | 06/10/14-06/10/14 | V. Hrabal | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
What is involved in remodeling a bathroom and kitchen? Are you ready for a quick change or thinking of a full room remodeling? Whether doing it yourself or talking with a professional, this class will help you to start your plans off right! Topics include: cabinetry, plumbing, lighting, tile, color schemes, countertops and timetables.
Fee: $30 Registration Fee: $8HOM-050-L1 | 06/17/14-06/24/14 | V. Hrabal | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
Why do I feel different in similar rooms that are different colors? How do I make a room look larger with color? Can color affect temperature? or my health? Trendy colors verses classic ones. What colors work well together? Bring pictures of a room you would like to work on. Learn how to use color to your advantage and lifestyle.
Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8HOM-058-J1 | 04/29/14-04/29/14 | V. Hrabal | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
Learn how to put together a beautiful and functional family room. Vickie Hrabal will work with you on furniture placement, light fixtures and furniture selection. Then discover what fabrics will last and still be beautiful. Write down your wish list and bring a rough drawing of the floor plan and a picture of the room and we will develop a plan for you to take your family room to a whole new level!
Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8HOM-059-K1 | 05/13/14-05/13/14 | V. Hrabal | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register 
There are no courses available for the Summer semester at this time.