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Marjorie Miller

Staff Writer at The Centre County Gazette

Articles by Marjorie Miller

Local Earth Day efforts span the year Local Earth Day efforts span the year
344 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — April 22 may be its one special day on the calendar, but across the Centre Region, Earth Day is celebrated year round through a variety of green efforts, ranging from recycling and river cleanup to educational programs and organic growing. Kim Tait, owner of Tait Farm Foods in [Read More]
Spring is Time to Mulch Your Gardens and Take Care of Your Lawn Spring is Time to Mulch Your Gardens and Take Care of Your Lawn
345 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Marjorie Miller
For planting flower beds, Peachey doesn’t recommend placing mulch against small flowers and plants because it can burn them. He said the best time to start planting flower beds is after the last frost of the season. [Read More]
Girl Scouts, Operation Shoebox ship school supplies to orphanage overseas Girl Scouts, Operation Shoebox ship school supplies to orphanage overseas
345 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Girl Scouts in Centre County recently took part in a project called Operation BackPack, which furnished a feeling of philanthropy and unity among the scouts. However, the benefits of the project will reach well beyond Centre County. Local Girl Scouts partnered with [Read More]
Now best time to plan landscape projects for the summer Now best time to plan landscape projects for the summer
345 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
REEDSVILLE — Now may be a great time to plan landscape design projects for the summer, according to local experts who offer a wealth of advice and recommendations on avoiding summer lawn stress with proper landscaping. “It’s impossible to landscape with mulch and trees while there [Read More]
New Children’s Garden at Penn State Arboretum aims to connect visitors with nature, environment New Children’s Garden at Penn State Arboretum aims to connect visitors with nature, environment
345 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Marjorie Miller
“I personally believe that the biggest impact,” Steiner said, will be to “provide sort of a magical space for kids.” The overall vision for the garden is to “create a delightful, interactive learning environment” for children of all ages and their families. [Read More]
Centre County Out of the Darkness Walk to be held this month Centre County Out of the Darkness Walk to be held this month
346 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — In hopes of bringing more support and resources to those affected by depression and suicide, the Centre County Out of the Darkness Walk will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 14 at Sidney Friedman Park in State College. The walk benefits the American Foundation for Suicide [Read More]
Arboretum cultivates children's garden Arboretum cultivates children's garden
346 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — Intended as both an educational tool and a “magical space” for kids, the new Children’s Garden at Penn State’s Arboretum is expected to be underway this spring. A project that has been in the Arboretum’s master plan since 2002, construction on [Read More]
State College & Bellefonte Curves Contribute to Local Food Banks State College & Bellefonte Curves Contribute to Local Food Banks
346 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Marjorie Miller
Curves of State College Owner Susan Hanna said Curves participates in the drive every year to “support the tireless efforts of the local food banks in serving those who are less fortunate, and to continue Curves’ annual tradition to help persons in need.” [Read More]
State College, Bellefonte Curves collect for local food banks State College, Bellefonte Curves collect for local food banks
347 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
BELLEFONTE — Curves of State College and Bellefonte have raised nearly $300 for local food banks as part of the company’s annual food drive. A Curves International event, “Feed the Need,” is in its 15th year, according to a press release by Curves of State College. The drive [Read More]
A Community Guide to Easter Egg Hunts A Community Guide to Easter Egg Hunts
347 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Marjorie Miller
With Easter just around the corner, a variety of area churches, organizations and businesses will host Easter egg hunts in State College and surrounding communities. [Read More]
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