Thursday, Jan. 3

Basics of Flower Arranging

, workshop with Dave Trieste (of Albrecht's); 7:45 p.m. Fee: $5. Narberth Borough Hall, second floor, Conway and Haverford Avenues;


Up ahead

Basics of Plant Identification

, 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 5 at Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, New Hope. Fee: $15; pre-registration suggested: 215-862-2924;



Botanical Illustration Studio

, for students with some experience, with instructor Carol Gangemi on Mondays Jan. 7 through March 10 (no class Feb. 11) at Tyler Arboretum, Media. Fee: $199; pre-registration required. 610-566-9134;



Hanging Baskets

, program on using a variety of plants, with Janet Carter from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 7 at Free Library of Philadelphia, Lillian Marrero Branch, 601 W. Lehigh Ave. Free; pre-registration required: 215-088-8872;


Ground Covers and How to Use Them

, program sponsored by the Penn State Cooperative Extension, Montgomery County, at 7 p.m. Jan. 7 at Montgomery County 4-H Center, Collegeville. Fee: $5; pre-registration required: 610-489-4315.

- Jerene Schroeder

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