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Events in the month of March 2017
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03/11/17
Nell Roquemore's Birthday Ball

The community is invited to Celebrate Nell Roquemore's 93rd birhtday.
 A Birthday Ball Dessert & Dance will be held at the Threatte Center on
Saturday March 11, 2017.  The event will begin at 7:00 p.m.
All proceeds go to benefit the Jim and Mary Threatte Arts and Civic Center.

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03/16/17
Chamber Board of Directors Meets Thursday

Leaders,
 Here's a reminder of this weeks Board of Directors meeting on Thursday at 4pm.

Thank You,
 John

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03/27/17
 -03/31/17
Lanier County High Spring Plant Sale

The Lanier County High Horticulture class and FFA would like to announce their Annual Spring Plant Sale set for the dates of March 27st through March 31th at the Lanier County High Horticulture Greenhouse.  The doors will be open Monday thru Thursday 8:00 am to 5:30 pm and Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
This year, they offer a variety of vegetable and ornamental plants. Plants will be sold either by 606 packs (6 plants per pack), 4-inch pots, 8 -inch pots, or 10- inch hanging baskets.  The following is a list and breakdown of the plants which will be offered this year. 
 
606 packs (6 plants per pack):  $3.00 
Flat (6-606 packs; you can mix and match): $12.00
4-inch pots:  $3.00
8-inch pots: $5.00
Hanging baskets: $10.00
Color Bowls and Herb Gardens: $15.00
 
Fruit and Vegetables (606 packs)
Tomatoes (Different varieties available); Amelia (wilt resistant), sweet million, big boy, roma, etc.)
Peppers (Different varieties available: colored bell peppers, habanero, sweet banana, and jalapeno)
Cucumbers (Pickling and Slicing)
Okra
 
Herbs (606 packs and Herb Garden dishes)
Greek Oregano
Cilantro
Dill
Basil
Rosemary
Chives
 
Bedding Plants/Flowers (606 packs)
Zinnias (Mix)
Marigolds (Safari, Mix)
Dianthus (Mix)
Vinca (also known as Periwinkle; Mix, Apricot, American Pie)
Portulaca (also known as Moss Rose; Mix)
Impatiens (Mix; need shade)
Petunias (White, Red, Midnight, Flirtini; Fuseable; Double Cascade; Mix)
Coleus (Kong Red and Empire Mix)               
Verbena (Mix)
Begonias (Green and Red Leaf)
Hypoestes (Pink)
Melapodium (Mix)
Mexican Heather (Purple)
Million Bells (Mix)
Flowers (4-inch pots and 8-inch pots; please note, not all plants are in both size pots)
Lantana (New Gold; Red; Bright Pink)
Heliotrope
Gerbera Daisies (Mix)
Hollyhock (Mix)
Geraniums (Bright Pink; Violet; Bright Red)
Pentas (Mix)
Scaevola (also known as Fan Flower; Blue Haze)
New Guinea Impatiens (Mix; need shade)
Sunpatien (Mix; can tolerate sun)
Verbena (Purple and Red)
Mexican Heather (Purple)
Angelonia (Serena; also known as Summer Snapdragon)
Sweet Potato Vine (Purple and Lime)
 
Hanging Baskets (10-inch)
Boston Ferns
Macho Ferns
Wandering Jew (Purple and Bridal Veil) 
Geraniums
Strawberry
Petunias
Lantana
Verbena
 
There are also many other types of plant arrangements available, including Color Bowls.  Please come and support our Lanier County Horticulture and FFA students.  All proceeds will go to support future Horticulture and FFA students and events. 
If you have any questions, please call Mrs. Shannon Danforth, Horticulture teacher, at Lanier County High School at 229.482.3868 or email me at sdanforth@lanier.k12.ga.us.

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