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  • Preparing Your Backyard Chickens for Winter
    10:00 am-11:00 am
    11/04/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Preparing Your Backyard Chickens for Winter with Liz Manko – $10


    Is this your first winter with your new chickens or would you like to learn more about keeping your chickens happy & healthy during the cold winter months? Liz will discuss chicken molting, winter feeding, coop preparations, increase predation, deep litter piling & more.

     

    **Space is limited and registration is required! You must pay in advance.  A $5 Primex Gift Card will be issued to each paid registrant that attends the lecture.  Register in the store or by calling (215) 887 – 7500. **

  • First Aid for Backyard Chickens
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    11/04/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    First Aid for Backyard Chickens with Liz Manko – $10


    Liz, a certified veterinary technician, will discuss some of the most common issues people have when raising their own backyard flock. Feel free to bring along any chicken health questions you may have for her.

     

    **Space is limited and registration is required! You must pay in advance.  A $5 Primex Gift Card will be issued to each paid registrant that attends the lecture.  Register in the store or by calling (215) 887 – 7500. **

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  • Daylight Savings
    All day
    11/05/2017

    Remember, we “fall back” by setting your clocks back one hour.

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  • Green City Teachers Basic Training, Session #4
    5:30 pm-8:30 pm
    11/06/2017

    100 N. 20th Street, 1st Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103

    100 N. 20th Street, 1st Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Green City Teachers Basic Training – $50


    PHS Green City Teachers is a 5-session course that uses experiential learning (yes, get your hands dirty!) to help teachers, educators, administrators, scout leaders, individuals, parents, gardeners, and informal educators gain the skills to integrate horticultural and environmental education into curricula, after-school programs, and service-learning projects. Topics include basic horticulture, food gardening, STEM in the garden, indoor gardening, and habitat gardens. For educators of pre-school, K- 12.  YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A TEACHER, AND YOU DO NOT NEED TO WORK IN PHILADELPHIA to attend.

     

    Take-aways include lesson plans, lesson supplies, books, and plant material. After completing the course, participants are given the opportunity to apply for up to $500 worth of in-kind support for their chosen project.
    Come play with plants and get credit for it! Up to 15 hours of Act 48 credit are available for PA Public School teachers.

     

    This series runs October 16, 23, 30, and November 6, and 13.

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  • Double Points
    All day
    11/11/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Shop all day and earn double points on your purchase today! For more information on our rewards program, check out this page!

  • Veteran’s Day
    All day
    11/11/2017

    No additional detail for this event.

  • The Art of Bonsai
    11:00 am-12:00 pm
    11/11/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    The Art of Bonsai with Barry McDonnell – $10


    Barry will discuss more on the Art of Bonsai with a demonstration on bonsai re-potting and root pruning, bonsai pot selection, and if time permits, some basics on trunk and branch wiring.

     

    **Space is limited and registration is required! You must pay in advance. A $5 Primex Gift Card will be issued to each paid registrant that attends the lecture. Register in the store or by calling (215) 887 – 7500. **

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  • Lil’ Sprouts: Let’s Craft – Gobbly Fun
    12:00 pm-1:00 pm
    11/12/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Lil’ Sprouts: Let’s Craft – Gobbly Fun – $5


    Wobble on into the Primex barn and make your own clay pot turkey. We’ll talk turkey about the many things to be thankful for. This make & take workshop is open to children of all ages. Additional clay pots can be purchased.

     

    ** Space is limited and registration is required! You must pay in advance. Register in the store or by calling (215) 887 – 7500 by September 5th. **

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  • Green City Teachers Basic Training, Session #5
    5:30 pm-8:30 pm
    11/13/2017

    100 N. 20th Street, 1st Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103

    100 N. 20th Street, 1st Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Green City Teachers Basic Training – $50


    PHS Green City Teachers is a 5-session course that uses experiential learning (yes, get your hands dirty!) to help teachers, educators, administrators, scout leaders, individuals, parents, gardeners, and informal educators gain the skills to integrate horticultural and environmental education into curricula, after-school programs, and service-learning projects. Topics include basic horticulture, food gardening, STEM in the garden, indoor gardening, and habitat gardens. For educators of pre-school, K- 12.  YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A TEACHER, AND YOU DO NOT NEED TO WORK IN PHILADELPHIA to attend.

     

    Take-aways include lesson plans, lesson supplies, books, and plant material. After completing the course, participants are given the opportunity to apply for up to $500 worth of in-kind support for their chosen project.
    Come play with plants and get credit for it! Up to 15 hours of Act 48 credit are available for PA Public School teachers.

     

    This series runs October 16, 23, 30, and November 6, and 13.

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  • Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop
    11:00 am-12:00 pm
    11/18/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop – $35


    Create your own holiday centerpiece with the members of our greenhouse staff. This class will include step-by-step instructions, fresh flowers, & dried floral materials. Please bring your own cutting tools if available. 

     

    ** Please RSVP by Wednesday, November 15th. Space is limited and registration is required! You must pay in advance. Register in the store or by calling (215) 887 – 7500. **

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  • Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop
    1:00 pm-2:00 pm
    11/19/2017

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside, PA 19038, USA

    Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop – $35


    Create your own holiday centerpiece with the members of our greenhouse staff. This class will include step-by-step instructions, fresh flowers, & dried floral materials. Please bring your own cutting tools if available. 

     

    ** Please RSVP by Wednesday, November 15th. Space is limited and registration is required! You must pay in advance. Register in the store or by calling (215) 887 – 7500. **

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  • Thanksgiving
    All day
    11/23/2017

    No additional detail for this event.

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