Penn State Extension-Lackawanna County Volunteer & Partner Recognition Event And Annual Meeting

The Penn State Volunteer & Partner Recognition Event and Annual Meeting will be held Thursday, June 9, at 6 p.m. at the Penn State Worthington Campus’ Gallagher Conference Center, 120 Ridge View Drive, Dunmore.

The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with registration and appetizers.

At this year’s Annual Meeting, the Extension will recognize its volunteers and community partners.

There is no charge for the event. Pre-registration is required, and the deadline is Friday, June 3.   For questions or to register, contact the Penn State Extension office at 570-963-6842 or email

Penn State Cooperative Extension in Lackawanna County is an educational network that gives local residents easy access to the resources and expertise of the Pennsylvania State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, cooperative extension educators deliver unbiased, research-based information to Lackawanna County residents.

2016 Spring PSU Plow & Hearth

The Penn State Master Gardeners in Lackawanna County extend an invitation to the community to its third annual Spring Open House hosted by Plow & Hearth at the Shoppes at Montage, 2111 Shoppes Boulevard, Moosic, on Saturday, April 30, from noon to 3 p.m.

There will be: plenty of free publications, the opportunity to speak to the Master Gardeners, and the ability to get advice on tree care, container gardening, the birds in your backyard, pollinators, native plants, and more.

Information about composting will be provided by Barbara Giovagnoli from the Lackawanna County Office of Environmental Sustainability.

For more information, please call 570-963-6842 or email: