Weather Alert  

COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM EDT THURSDAY * WHAT...One to two feet of inundation above ground level in vulnerable areas near the waterfront and shoreline tonight. * WHERE...Southwestern Suffolk County. * WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 1 AM EDT Thursday. * IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline tonight. Some roads and low lying property including parking lots, parks, lawns and homes/businesses with basements near the waterfront will experience shallow flooding.

Long Island Horticultural Society Offers Two Scholarships

LongIsland.com

Each year, the Long Island Horticultural Society (LIHS) offers scholarships to Long Island college students enrolled full-time or part-time in a horticulture program.

Print Email

Oyster Bay, NY - December 10th, 2013 - Each year, the Long Island Horticultural Society (LIHS) offers scholarships to Long Island college students enrolled full-time or part-time in a horticulture program. In 2014, the Society will offer two scholarships of $1,000 each.
 
Founded in 1934, the LIHS promotes the study of horticulture on Long Island by helping to further the education of worthy students planning a career in the field. Students interested in applying for these scholarships can find more information and an application on the LIHS website at www.lihort.org. Applications will be accepted until March 1, 2014.

The LIHS meets monthly at Planting Fields Arboretum and offers year-round educational programs, events and tours of gardens here and abroad.  Membership is open to all Long Island gardeners whether they are professionals, enthusiastic amateurs, or just like to stop and smell the roses.