Workshop slated at evergreen acres
AUBURN — People may participate in a workshop to make a natural evergreen wreath or a swag from 10 a. m. to noon Nov. 3 at Evergreen Acres, 135 Fort Lebanon Road ( off Route 61 on Route 895 west toward Auburn).
Participants will create their own evergreen swag for $ 10 or wreath for $ 20 with a supply package that includes greens, wire, ribbon, decorative material and advice from Schuylkill County Master Gardeners on how to keep them “fresh and beautiful,” according to a release.
People should send their $ 5 registration fee plus project payment to Penn State Extension, Master Gardeners, 1202 Ag Center Drive, Pottsville, PA 17901, with checks made out to Penn State University. The registration deadline is Oct. 26.
Participants should dress for outdoor weather and bring gloves, wire cutters, pruners and any personal decorations they wish to use. For more information, call 570622- 4225, Ext. 13, or email schuylkillmg@ psu. edu.