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HU Women's Auxiliary to host spring breakfast

Posted: Friday, March 23, 2012

Greg Sweetland, a Purdue University master gardener, will be the featured speaker for the Huntington University Women’s Auxiliary Spring Breakfast at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 14.

His presentation, titled “Your 2012 Garden - Ready, Set, Grow!” will focus on flower, herb and vegetable gardening. It is designed for both experienced and new gardeners. He will address getting your garden ready for planting, planting seeds and plants, providing plants what they need to grow healthy and strong, and picking and cutting your flowers, herbs and vegetables. His strategies for gardening success and enjoyment will be shared. A question and answer period will follow the presentation.

The buffet breakfast will be held in the upper level of Huntington University’s Habecker Dining Commons and will include music by the university Women’s Ensemble, featuring eight young women singing barbershop quartet pieces, accompanied by Missi Wust.

The public is welcome. Reservations should be made by Wednesday, April 11 with Pat Jones at (260) 359-4061, Barbara Fetters at (260) 672-8333 or, or Ruth Weber at (260) 356-0255.  The $7 fee is paid upon arrival.