Speaker Series on The Hill

A monthly luncheon for members and those in the community, featuring speakers of interest.

Gather at noon on the second Thursday of the month in Widener Hall. Bring your lunch and a friend. Presentation begins at 12:30 p.m. Dessert and coffee are provided. A $5 is donation requested. Call Leslie Lefer at 215-247-4654 or email [email protected]


Thursday, October 12
SPEAKER: Jenny Rose Carey – Glorious Shade, Dazzling Plants, Design Ideas and Proven Techniques for Your Shade Garden

Jenny Rose Carey, Director of Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Meadowbrook Farm,
will speak about design ideas and horticultural suggestions for shade gardening. She will show verdant photos of shade gardens that she has visited in different parts of the world, and talk about shade-specific design ideas. She will share lists of native and non-native, but well-behaved shade plants, as well as invasive plants. Personally tested tips for planting and maintaining a shade