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Considering A Meadow Garden?

  • Thursday, July 7, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Tired of mowing your lawn or have a difficult area -maybe a slope or a spot difficult to access? Then consider growing a meadow garden that’s low maintenance, beautiful, and offers a wealth of benefits to sustain natural habitats. Give yourself a tranquil place to spend time taking in nature and watching butterflies, birds, and other wildlife. It’s easy: Come and find out how to get started. Rensselaer County Master Gardeners Marie Hankle-Wieboldt and Bob Wieboldt are leaders in starting a new meadow garden at the Demonstration Garden.

This program is FREE to the public and will be held outdoors at the Demonstration Garden at the Robert C. Parker School, 4254 Route 43, North Greenbush. Rain or inclement weather at the start of the program may cancel it. Limited seating provided; bring your own lawn chair.

Directions: From Interstate(I-90) Exit 8; east onto Rte 43; pass through Rte 4 intersection toward West Sand Lake; (approximately 2.1 miles); Left at Robert C. Parker School.

For more information, call Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Horticulture Program at (518) 272-4210 or e-mail


David Chinery
Horticulture Turf Management Sr. Resource Educator
(518) 272-4210 ext 114


The Demonstration Garden at The Robert C. Parker School
4254 Route 43
Wynantskill, NY 12198

Last updated June 28, 2022