January 15, 2018, 9:00 AM - March 15, 2018 @ Alumni House
The Independent Association of Framingham State Alumni's Universal Scholarship Application for the 2018-2019 academic year is now available. About 25 scholarships are available through this one application. Pick up a copy at Alumni House, the Framingham State Financial Aid Office, or download from our website. Applications for Ellen Hyde No-Interest Loans are also available. Deadline for both is March 15, 2017.
March 2, 2018, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ McAuliffe Branch Library
District 4 City Council Michael P. Cannon, Office Hours from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. All residents are welcome and no appointment is necessary.
March 2, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Main Library, Costin Room
According to NASA, more surface area in the United States is covered by lawn than by any other single irrigated crop. Lawns are resource-heavy, requiring irrigation, fertilizer, and pesticides to thrive in our climate. Learn why you should “kill your lawn” and how to replace it with beautiful and environmentally friendly native plantings.
About Mark Richardson:
Mark oversees the Society’s botanic garden, Garden in the Woods, and its native plant nursery operation, Nasami Farm. He studied ornamental horticulture at University of Rhode Island while helping to run a mid-sized ornamental plant nursery before finding his true passion in public horticulture. He led undergraduate programs at Longwood Gardens, where he overhauled the curriculum of the Professional Gardener Program, and oversaw adult education at Brookside Gardens. He holds a master’s degree from the University of Delaware’s Longwood Graduate Program.