Master Gardener Photo Contest Names January Winner

Edited from Submitted Information

The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County have been hosting a monthly photo contest, and you can take part January’s theme was: ‘Winter Landscapes.’ Although there were wonderful photos submitted by Valerie Winters, Gay Detweiler Wood, Nancy Sharer, Jim & Sue Stoklosa, Frank Margotta, Rachel Hobbs, Julie Maloney, Lisa Vaskas, Yvonne Sickler and Victoria McNamara, we can only pick one winner, and this time is was Janie Packard Stabinsky of Wyoming County.

Janie is an avid photographer and loves taking photos of gardens, fruit, flowers and vegetables. She is enjoys crafts including bead work and small sewing items. She lives along Chamberlain Pond (which is where her winning photo was taken) in the Jenningsville area, Windham Township in Wyoming County.

The theme for the February’s contest is ‘Spring Dreaming’. Do you have some spring photos on your phone or camera that you would like to share in a contest and win some super prizes? February’s contest began Feb. 1 and ends on Sunday, Feb. 28.

It’s simple, post your entries with #photocontestFeb on our Facebook page, Penn State Ext Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County, PA. While you are there, check out our informative gardening posts and Like our page.

Winning photos will be posted on Facebook-Penn State Ext Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County, PA, the Penn State Master Gardener website- and in local newspapers along with a brief interview about the winning photographer. Plus, the winner will receive a great prize like gift certificates, gardening books, etc.

Criteria to submit photo(s) for the Master Gardeners Monthly Photo Contest:

Photos must be your own work

Please enter up to 3 photos taken within the contest month.

Please indicate entries with #photocontestFeb on our Facebook page: Penn State Ext Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County, PA

Include a description with your photo

If you need any additional information contact us at:, call us at 570-666-9003 or message us on Facebook: Penn State Ext Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County, PA.

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