Upcoming and Recent Events

  • May 14, 2015
    Please join PWSA and the Penn State Center, Pittsburgh, for the final Stormwater Infrastructure Technical Workshop to be held on May 14. This fial workshop will focus on different monitoring techniques that can be implemented to confirm the benefits of GSI.The workshop fee is $75 (student rate $35) and will qualify for 2.5 Professional Development Hours (PDH).  All workshops will be...
  • April 18, 2015
    The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners, the Penn State Center Pittsburgh, and Shady Side Academy present the 2015 Western Pennsylvania Garden & Landscape Symposium on Saturday, April 18 at the Shady Side Academy Hillman Center for the Performing Arts in Fox Chapel. The Garden & Landscape Symposium is one of the nation's longest continuously held home horticulture events and provides...
  • September 27, 2014
    The Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival is a free sustainable living festival held each September. This year, the festival will feature more than 60 local exhibitors, vendors and non-profit organizations highlighting innovation and sustainability in our region.Join us at the Hartwood Acres Park Amphitheater for the 5th annual Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., on...
  • August 25, 2014
    The Pittsburgh Food Policy Council would like you to join us for a one-of-a-kind No Menu Monday event at Bar Marco! We have lined up top chefs of Pittsburgh. Together, they will craft a flavorful menu using the region's summer harvest brought to our table by Penn's Corner Farm Alliance. Small plates from $8-$12 and large plates from $15-$20, with all proceeds benefiting the PFPC.Seating is...
  • August 16, 2014
    The Master Gardeners will host this event from 9 AM to 1 PM. The public is invited into the demonstration gardens for a celebration of North and South Parks. Information will be provided on native pollinators, composting and food preservation. Children's activities, tours and garden tasting will occur.Learn more about the Master Gardener's work in edible gardens, demonstration gardens, native...

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