Join the Collin County Master Gardeners Association on October 18, 2014 in the Stall Barn at beautiful Myers Park and Event Center in McKinney, Texas from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to learn more about, and purchase, the best selections of bulbs and perennials for North Texas at the 2014 Bulb and Perennial Mart.
When it comes to taking care of your trees, one of the best ways to keep a tree healthy and secure is to prune. Pruning can reduce canopy weight, allow more light into the lower limbs, remove unnecessary and unproductive branches, and generally improve the aesthetic quality of a tree.
The Ector Beautification Association is proudly sponsoring a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 18. There is something for everyone. Costume Contest at 5 pm, Silent Auction 5:30 to 7:30, Games 6 -8, face painting, and a band starting at 8. In addition, from 5 on there will be a Chili Supper and Bake Off pastry to enjoy. If you want to enter your Chili or Desert bring it by 2 pm for judging. All events will be on the Ector ISD campus.
Bringing the contents of a library to life, giving physical embodiment to what’s on our shelves and into the hands of our community is one aspect of good library programming. It’s about crafting a service out of the resources we have to offer. Most people automatically think “books” when asked to visualize “resources found at the library.” While that is correct it really is the tip of the proverbial iceberg.
When it comes to our trees, there are always an abundance of questions. Each and every tree species is so unique that oftentimes the complexities of the tree care field leave the average homeowner with a plethora of questions. And while it would be impossible to answer each and every inquiry that could arise in tree care in one single article, we’ve listed here a few of the most frequently asked questions.
Anyone that has faced the need to lose weight has indeed faced a challenge. It is very hard to say “NO” to the abundance that surrounds us. Drive any distance and you are sure to pass lots of food temptations: ice cream, burgers, pizza, barbecue and so on. Stay home and turn on the television and you will see commercial after commercial for food, restaurants and ways to lose weight without diet or exercise.