Welcome Spring 2014 Register here
Saturday, March 22, 2014
The New Hampshire Master Gardener Association and UNH Cooperative Extension will sponsor the annual WELCOME SPRING SYMPOSIUM on Saturday, March 22, 2014, 9:00 AM – 3:45 PM. The symposium offers a fun, full day of garden-related lectures and presentations.
Key note speaker Rodney Eason, Director of Horticulture and Plant Curator, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and formerly with Longwood Gardens, will take you on a journey into the future of gardens and landscapes with “It’s All About The Plants”,
During the day, you will be able to choose from a variety of topics covering garden design, trees and edible gardening. The day will end with a Special Q & A Session: “Ask Your Gardening Questions of the Experts” with UNH Cooperative Extension experts: Margaret Hagen, Field Specialist and host of Grow It Green on WMUR-TV; George Hamilton, Field Specialist, Fruits and Vegetables and Dr. Becky Sideman, Vegetable and Berry Production Specialist.
Enjoy shopping from vendors selling gardening supplies and books; placing bids on your favorite items in the silent auction featuring a multitude of gardening items and eating a fabulous buffet lunch. Tickets are $55 ($60 after March 15, and for walk-ins).