The Largest New York State Park is Allegany State Park which is the 3rd largest in the nation with 65,000 acres (97 square miles) and lots of trails. Allegany State Park has over 35 miles of Cross Country skiing trails, 18 hiking trails and 5.6 miles of paved multi-use trails (horseback riding, snowmobiling and more) around Red House Lake area. 3 campground areas with over 375 cabins.Read more
Pruning 101 is back at Pfeiffer Nature Center!
The first Pruning 101 workshop sold out quickly, so Pfeiffer Nature Center is offering eager gardeners a second chance to sharpen their pruning skills with Master Forest owner, Joe Schueckler.Pruning 101 is a beginners workshop on how to prune young yard trees. Mr. Schueckler will provide an overview of proper pruning techniques, including when to prune, how to prune, and how best to protect your trees after pruning. This will be a hands-on event and attendees will be given a chance to practice pruning young trees on his property. So all attendees are encouraged to bring gloves, hand pruners, and/or loppers.
This workshop will be held on April 14, 2012 from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm. This event will take place at Joe Schueckler’s property and directions will be given when you register. The registration fee is $10 for non-members and $5 for PNC members.
To register for this event, please call (716)-933-0187 or email naturalist [at] pfeiffernaturecenter [dot] org. The registration deadline is April 12, 2012. Cash and checks are the only accepted form of payment.
Pfeiffer Nature Center is a not-for-profit organization committed to building a foundation of knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of the intrinsic values and aesthetic qualities of the natural world while instilling a sense of responsibility and stewardship for the natural world within the global community. For more information, please visit www.pfeiffernaturecenter.org.
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