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Holiday Centerpiece Workshop

Wednesday, December 10th, 11-1pm

With Urte Schaedle as your instructor, get creative this holiday season and learn how to create a centerpiece for the holidays and make one to take home.

Discover different varieties of greens, styles of ribbon, and the use of decorative materials both natural and man-made. Centerpieces are lovely to see and add a delightful fragrance to any home.

Workshop fee: $12, Members $10. Please call or email to reserve a place.


Bee-Keeping Course

Check back for details this winter. Our bee-keeping workshop returns as a special 2-session evening course in March. Taught by Master Bee-Keeper, Walter Blohm, the course is an ideal introduction to the science, art and techniques of bee-keeping and honey bees.


Flushing CemetaryFlushing Cemetery Walking Tour Saturday, November 1st 2-4pm (arrive at 1:45pm)

Our November Tour was rained out! The program has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 2nd

The tour will highlight horticultural features and historical figures in this park-like burial ground.

Tour details to follow in the spring,



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