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Re: garden show/parking/training hours


hum... suppose this isn't open to the public.... sigh

Donna


----- Original
Message ----
From: pdickson <pdickson@sbcglobal.net>
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Sent: Sunday, February 25, 2007 6:10:33 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] garden
show/parking/training hours


Kitty,
I love the idea of a class on "You say
Tomato, I say Lycopersicon 
Simplifying, Understanding, and Pronouncing
Botanical Names."
Tricia
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kitty"
<kmrsy@comcast.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Sunday, February 25, 2007
5:46 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] garden show/parking/training hours


> Since we do
not have MG general meetings, that wouldn't work for us. 
> However, our
individual garden groups do meet.  This means that our 
> Nursery group meets
periodically.  When we got together in late January to 
> plan the year, I
brought this very item (Dan's idea) up, but once again I 
> ended up as the
Little Red Hen.  Sure, yeah, sounds great if someone else 
> does the
presenting.
>
> I just got our newsletter and we are hosting a MG conference
on April 14. 
> It runs 9:30 to 3 and has 3 speakers.  The first one is on
herbs.  The 
> woman is a miniature bulldozer and I would just fume if I had
to listen to 
> her so I'll skip it.  The next is pruning practices which I
could use and 
> the 3rd one I am looking forward to: "You say Tomato, I say
Lycopersicon - 
> Simplifying, Understanding, and Pronouncing Botanical
Names."  I will 
> probably work at something at the conference, but the 2
lectures, together 
> w the ones I get at H&G show, should round out the 6 ed
hours I need.
>
> Kitty
> neIN, Zone 5
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From:
"droman" <djroman@worldnet.att.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent:
Sunday, February 25, 2007 11:35 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] garden
show/parking/training hours
>
>
>> Sorry I am late (as usual) to chime in on
this subject. Training was 
>> always
>> an issue so our group started a new
program. At least once a month 
>> speakers
>> who are usually MGs give an
hour presentation approved by the Hort Ed for
>> training. This month we had a
one hour Sunday afternoon presentation on
>> "Creating a Backyard Habitat" by
our resident bird expert MG. It covered
>> plants, water sources and wildlife.
Twenty five MGs attended. In March, I
>> will be doing a presentation on Use,
Care and Sharpening of Garden Tools.
>> Other topics I remember have been Rose
Care and Identification, Shade
>> Gardening, Water Gardening, Pest and Disease
Control and Identification, 
>> and
>> Lawn Care. Some are afternoons and
weekends but most are evenings.
>>
>> Dan
>> Zone 6 PA
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> -----
Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
>> To:
<gardenchat@hort.net>
>> Sent: Sunday, February 25, 2007 9:49 AM
>> Subject:
Re: [CHAT] garden show/parking
>>
>>
>>> There are a few things authorized
online, but they fall in the arm&leg
>>> category.
>>>
>>> Kitty
>>> neIN,
Zone 5
>>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>>> From: "Bonnie Holmes"
<holmesbm@usit.net>
>>> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>>> Sent: Sunday, February
25, 2007 9:44 AM
>>> Subject: Re: [CHAT] garden show/parking
>>>
>>>
>>> > Can
you do any on line?
>>> >
>>> > Bonnie Zone 7/7 ETN
>>> > Remember:  The River
Raisin, The Alamo, The Maine, Pearl Harbor, 9/11
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >> [Original
Message]
>>> >> From: Kitty <kmrsy@comcast.net>
>>> >> To:
<gardenchat@hort.net>
>>> >> Date: 2/24/2007 2:33:08 PM
>>> >> Subject: Re:
[CHAT] garden show/parking
>>> >>
>>> >> We only need 6 hrs, but it's always
hard for me to get them.  I can
>>> > manage
>>> >> 400 volunteer hrs easily
but trying to find 6hrs of ed that don't 
>>> >> cost
>> an
>>> >> arm and a
leg, that I don't have to take off work for, that I don't
>> have
>>> > to
>>>
>> drive 6 hrs for, and that are of interest to me, proves to be quite
>>> >>
difficult.
>>> >>
>>> >> Kitty
>>> >> neIN, Zone 5
>>> >> ----- Original
Message ----- 
>>> >> From: "pdickson" <pdickson@sbcglobal.net>
>>> >> To:
<gardenchat@hort.net>
>>> >> Sent: Saturday, February 24, 2007 12:53 PM
>>> >>
Subject: Re: [CHAT] garden show/parking
>>> >>
>>> >>
>>> >> > Parking is
always a problem... we paid 6 for underground since we
>> were
>>> > in
>>> >>
> a severe storm warning, I thought it might be worth it.
>>> >> > Kitty,  how
many education hours do you need every year?
>>> >> > Tricia
>>> >> > -----
Original Message ----- 
>>> >> > From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
>>> >> >
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
>>> >> > Sent: Saturday, February 24, 2007 7:58 AM
>>> >> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] garden show
>>> >> >
>>> >> >
>>> >> >  MGs get
into the show free but there's still parking to pay
>>> >> >> for.
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