Fall Fest Seminars Schedule

Fall Fest Banner Herbeins Garden Center Lehigh County Humane Society Fundraiser

Educational Seminars

The Lehigh County Humane Society will be holding (2) 20 – minute educational sessions each day at 11am & 1pm during the fundraiser! It’s perfect for children and folks of all ages as they will educate you on animal care & how to behave around an aggressive animal. A great idea to listen to if you are thinking about adopting a pet!  Also, lots of fun activities for the kids!

Dog Laws – What’s New?

For adults. Humane Police Officer, Morgan, will do a presentation on Dog Law, that is appropriate to dog owners and will also answer questions. She will Discuss the relationship of domestic abuse and animal abuse. Includes handouts. (20-30 minutes)

A Night at the Shelter

For young children. Learn about the shelter through Office Morgan’s book. Enter the Shelter contest by drawing a picture of a night at the shelter. Contest winners will receive a prize ad have their pictures displayed at the Humane Society. (30 minutes)

Meet Some of Our Animals!

Check out our Animal Ambulance

For young children. Say hello to some of our adoptable animals. Learn how pretending to be a tree helps keep you safe plus other tips and games. Color BE KIND TO ANIMALS picture and add it to our clothesline!

Have your picture taken with your pet. If you don’t have one we’ll let you pose with Cricket the Australian Shepherd or Bear the Dog.

Come to the Humane Society Table! 

THINK CHRISTMAS: T-shirts, jewelry and raffles!

BRING A DONATION OF CANNED CAT OR DOG FOOD AND GET A FREE BASKET RAFFLE TICKET!

Seminars & Workshops

FREE! Saturday 9/22 9:00am – Dan Sivco, Herbein’s Garden Center
Pet-Friendly Lawn Care
Dan will discuss natural & organic choices for your lawn to maintain a pet-friendly environment for the other important members of your family. Keeping your animals happy, healthy & safe is Espoma’s priority thru their Safe Paws Program.
FREE! Saturday 9/22 11:00am – Sue Kittek, Garden Columnist & Master Gardener
Fall Clean-Up
 Sue will be offering great advice on what you should & shouldn’t do to prepare your gardens for the upcoming season.
Saturday 9/22 12:00pm – Desiree Frantz, Fancy Frantzie’s Crafts
Build Your Own Mini Garden
$15 fee covers supplies (pre-registration required)
Build your own Mini Garden! Enchanting, magical and fun. Each garden contains one character, a house for you to decorate and accessories to create a unique mini garden. You choose your theme: Fairy Garden or Dinosaur Garden. We’ll walk you through each step of decorating the house, building and planting the garden and arranging the accessories. Bring your imagination! Ages 5+, One hour
FREE! Saturday 9/22 1:00pm – Jerry Amoroso, Week’s Roses
Rose Care Made Easy
From our supplier for hundreds of specially scented rose plants, Jerry will be speaking about the ease of rose planting and getting them ready for the months ahead.
FREE! Sunday 9/23 11:00am – Dan Sivco, Herbein’s Garden Center
Fall Lawn Clean-up
Herbein’s own Lawn Care Specialist will give you the lawn and the short of it! Fall lawn cleanup do’s and don’ts, too much or too little? Let this be the lesson of the lawns! Everything you will need to know and more. Bring your questions and Dan will have the answer!
Sunday 9/23 12:00pm – Desiree Frantz, Fancy Frantzie’s Crafts
Build Your Own Mini Garden
$15 fee covers supplies (pre-registration required)
Build your own Mini Garden! Enchanting, magical and fun. Each garden contains one character, a house for you to decorate and accessories to create a unique mini garden. You choose your theme: Fairy Garden or Dinosaur Garden. We’ll walk you through each step of decorating the house, building and planting the garden and arranging the accessories. Bring your imagination! Ages 5+, One hour
FREE! Sunday 9/23 1:00pm – Ben Langeveld, Netherland Bulb Company
Container Bulb Planting
How to plant, fertilize and care for your bulb gardens after blooming.
2018 Fall Fest Workshops & Seminars Herbeins Garden Center