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[ROCK HILL] – Anyone interested in learning best practices for spring gardening spruce-up is invited to a free “Celebrating Sullivan Spaces” class at the Farmer’s Market lot at 223 Rock Hill Drive in Rock Hill on Tuesday, May 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Hands-on instruction will use the gardens planted and maintained by the Rock Hill Business & Community Association, the hamlet’s volunteer beautification group.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County Master Gardener Volunteer Dennis Hewston will lead the discussion and workshop. No gardening experience is necessary to participate. Gloves and tools will be available but individuals may bring their own gardening tools if they would prefer. Refreshments will be provided.
This is the first event of the 2017 “Celebrate Sullivan Spaces” campaign, which promotes education and community engagement in Sullivan County’s public spaces. All events take place in parks and gardens that are cared for by volunteers.
To RSVP for this program, and to learn more about upcoming community events, contact Sullivan Renaissance at 845-295-2445 or visit SullivanRenaissance.org.
Sullivan Renaissance is a beautification and community development program principally funded by the Gerry Foundation with support from Bold Gold Media Group, Fisher Mears Associates, The River Reporter, The Sullivan County Democrat and Thompson Sanitation. For information, contact 845-295-2445 or http://www.sullivanrenaissance.org/.