Ag calendar

June 19, 2007

Today and Wednesday: Ag Expo entries taken, Washington County Ag Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

June 19: Mini Garden Tour - Wildlife & Meadows Gardens in Horticultural Center, 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa., 10 a.m.

June 20: Last day to mail Ag Expo entries

June 20: 4-H Alpaca Clover Club (5-7 year olds), Millstone Manor, Clear Spring, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m.

June 21 and 28: Growing Herbs Workshops, Franklin County Extension office, Chambersburg, Pa., 6 to 8:30 p.m. Call 717-263-9226.

June 21: 4-H Reptile Club, Washington County Extension Office, 7 p.m.

June 23: 40th Annual Dairy Princess Pageant, Kauffman Community Center, Chambersburg, Pa., 7 p.m.

June 28: Alpaca 4-H Club, Millstone Manor, Clear Spring, 6 p.m.

July 2: Bits-n-Bridles 4-H Club, Washington County Extension office, 7 p.m.

July 5: 4-H Livestock Club, Washington County Extension office, 7 p.m.


July 10: Hagerstown Valley Apian Society, Extension office, 7 p.m.

July 13: 4-H Horse Council, Washington County Extension office, 7:30 pm.

July 14: 4-H Dog Club, Washington County Extension office, 2 p.m.

July 16: Junior Fair Board, Washington County Extension office, 6:30 p.m.

July 17: Garden Tour at Garden at Falling Spring Nursing Home, 10 a.m.

Aug. 1: Farm & Safety Day Camp, Chambersburg Rod & Gun Club (Franklin Co. Fair Grounds), 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call Franklin County Extension at 717-263-9226 for info and registration forms.

Aug. 14:Cut Flower Trials & Flower Arranging Demonstration, Horticulture Garden, 10 a.m.

Aug. 22: Tomato Tasting Day, Horticulture Center on Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, 12 noon.Open to the public. Call 717-263-9226.

To reach the Washington County Extension office, drive about 7 miles south of Hagerstown from the Interstate 70 exit onto Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65). The office is in the Washington County Agricultural Education complex.

The Franklin County, Pa., Extension office is at 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa. From Hagerstown, take Interstate 81 north to the U.S. 30 East exit. Take the first road to the left, which is Franklin Farm Lane.

The Jefferson County, W.Va., Extension office is in Suite 3 at 1948 Wiltshire Road, Kearneysville, W.Va. The telephone number is 304-728-7413.

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