A&M Garden Club Meetings 2018-2019
Note: All meetings begin at 9:30 a.m. at
College Station W W Facility (in the Training Room)
2200 North Forest Parkway, College Station, TX 77845
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A&M GARDEN CLUB 2018-2019
PROGRAMS & PILGRIMAGES
(Note: all programs start at 10:30 am except those marked with an *, which start at 9:30 am before the business meeting.)
Aug. 10, 2018
“A&M Garden Club Membership Social”
Introduction to the A&M Garden Club & Upcoming Programs Club Officers and Committee Chairs.
Join us and learn about A&M Garden Club projects, meetings, and events. Club officers and committee chairs will share information about our exciting activities for the 2018-2019 year. Bring a dish to share and a friend/potential member to the social.
Sept. 14, 2018
Beth Erwin, Flower Show Judge, Master Gardener, NGC Instructor for Gardening and Landscape Design Schools, will present a program on Container Gardening.
Sept. 18, 2018 PILGRIMAGE
A&A Plants & Produce, Hwy 105, Montgomery, TX – car-pool and tour at 10:00 a.m. followed by an optional dutch treat lunch in Montgomery at a restaurant yet TBD.
Oct. 12, 2018
Robert Martinez, Master Gardener and expert on Heirloom bulbs, will “show and tell” about different kinds of bulbs, their care, and how to grow them. He will have bulbs for sale at the meeting.
Nov 9, 2018
Andy Duffie, Organizer of The Century Tree Project, will present a program on the History, horticulture of growing and fund raising project for the Century Tree.
Nov. 16, 2018, PILGRIMAGE
Car-pool journey to Brookwood Community in Brookshire which includes a 2 hour horticulture tour, shopping ad lunch at the café.
Dec 14, 2018
A&M Club members will discuss upcoming programs for the Spring of 2017 and enjoy a Day of Service, a program by College Station Fire Department on Firewise Tips and a wonderful pot-luck lunch.
Jan 11, 2019
Noel Wells, Flower Show Judge, previously featured in NGC Vision of Beauty Calendar, will present a program on “Abstract Design”
Feb 8, 2019
Suzanne Milstead, Flower Show Judge, will present a program on “New Designs”
March 8, 2019
Dr. Jim Kracht, former faculty at A&M, Texas Master Gardener Certified Specialist in Propagation, will present a hands-on program on Propagation. Members will make a project to take home.
March 15, 2019 (date to be confirmed)
Herb Society Herbal Forum and plant sale in Round Top, TX. Car pool – leave room in the trunk/cargo area for plenty of plants!!!
April 12, 2019
Tom Keepin, Begonia Society Judge, member of Houston Area Flower Show Judges, will present a program on Mounting and Propagating Begonias
May 10, 2019
“End-of-Garden Club Year” Pot luck lunch – Installation of 2019-2020 Officers, discussion about the upcoming year and information on National and State Garden Clubs, and our own District V/Zone II., and Regena Williamson will present a program on Succulents, including the types she grows and will have some for sale at the meeting.