Seed Saving with Neil Lash

Posted: September 14, 2015

Sign up today for a special weeknight Seed Saving workshop with instructor Neil Lash! Wednesday 9/16, 6 – 8 pm Cost $15 for the general public, $10 for Merryspring members Call 236-2239 or email to reserve your spot. Why buy new seeds when you can preserve them for next year? Neil Lash will lead this program teaching beginners the basics of drying, collecting, and storing seeds for the home garden. He will cover methods …Read More

Rose Day Celebration Brings Out Blossoms, Crowds, TV Cameras

Posted: September 3, 2015

Beautiful weather, gorgeous blooms, an enthusiastic crowd, and a visit from VStv made this year’s annual Rose Day Celebration a truly special event. The annual affair attracted over 100 people over the course of the day, which included a talk about the rose industry, a tour of three area rose gardens, and a reception party. Along the way, the new area news outlet VStv was there to capture the moment. The day began with a crowd of …Read More

Remembering Frank Callanan

Posted: September 3, 2015

A memorial service was held at Merryspring on Saturday, June 6, to commemorate the life of Frank Callanan, who passed away earlier this year. Frank was a valued member of Merryspring’s Board of Trustees for seven years and contributed his time and many talents to improving our Nature Center, from creating the database for managing Merryspring’s financial and membership accounts to designing the signs adorning our kiosks to clearing trails and burning brush piles. He truly …Read More