OREGON – Tyler Hagemann, horticulturist at Merlin’s, will be at Cork N’ Tap on Thursday, Nov. 7 to present a class on succulents, their care, and propagation of succulents.
The cost of the class is $35 per person with all proceeds to benefit P.E.O. Chapter IU’s Local Scholarship Fund. Tyler’s first presentation will be held at 5:30 p.m. with a second class offered at 7 p.m. For tickets please contact any P.E.O. member, Pam Steele at 815-440-3576, or get them at Cork N’ Tap.
P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) is celebrating 150 years of women helping women reach for the stars. Since its inception in 1869, the nonprofit organization has helped more than 109,000 women pursue educational goals by providing nearly $345 million in grants, scholarships, awards and loans and the stewardship of Cottey College.
Through membership, the P.E.O. Sisterhood has brought together more than a half a million women in the United States and Canada who are passionate about helping women advance through education, while supporting and motivating them.
In addition to the educational philanthropies the P.E.O. Sisterhood provides a framework of support and community for all members.
What started with a bond of friendship among seven women in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, is now one of the oldest women’s organizations in North America with close to 6,000 chapters.
To learn more about P.E.O., its powerful educational philanthropies and see stories of women who have benefited from the programs, visit peointernational.org.