Latest South Mountain Partnership Stories

2011-03-28 10:12:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The decline and restoration of the American chestnut tree will be the topic of the next lecture in the South Mountain Speakers Series on Thursday, April 7 at the Penn National Community in Fayetteville, Franklin County. Dave Armstrong of the American Chestnut Foundation will offer a free lecture, "Restoring the Chestnut," beginning at 7 p.m.

2010-09-07 14:51:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Learn about the unique role that the South Mountain landscape plays in the Chesapeake Bay watershed during the next South Mountain Speakers Series on Thursday, Sept. 16, from 6 to 9 p.m.

2010-08-05 11:19:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Learn about the unique role that Pennsylvania's farms and farmers played supporting the Union troops during the Civil War, and about their allure and resources that drew Robert E.

2010-06-28 12:47:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Historians and interpreters will offer mini-lectures along the Appalachian and other trails from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

2010-04-30 10:17:00

Event at Penn State Mont Alto will Include Campus Arboretum Tour HARRISBURG, Pa., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The history and future of forestry in Pennsylvania will be the topic of the second South Mountain Speakers Series on Monday, May 10, at the Penn State Mont Alto campus, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary John Quigley announced today. Entitled "Selling Conservation from the 1890s to the 21st Century," the free public event will start at 6 p.m.

2010-04-05 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ed McMahon, a noted author, attorney, lecturer and expert on creating and sustaining livable and prosperous communities, will speak at a free public event on Monday, April 12, at Allenberry Resort and Playhouse in Boiling Springs, Cumberland County.

2010-04-05 09:30:00

Teams from Four Counties to Participate in Two-Day Event HARRISBURG, Pa., April 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight teams of leaders and stakeholders from communities surrounding South Mountain will participate in the Balancing Nature and Commerce Workshop on April 13( )and 14, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources acting Secretary John Quigley said today.

2010-02-03 09:25:00

First Lecture set for Feb. 18 in Chambersburg; Regional Economic Summit set for Feb. 19 in Newville HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.

2010-01-25 10:00:00

Community leaders invited to attend to learn about region's Conservation Landscape Initiative HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan.

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