SOUTHBURY GARDEN CLUB 2017 PROGRAMS
 

The Southbury Garden Club meets on the first Friday* of the month from March through December in the Kingsbury II Room at the Southbury Public Library.

*When first Friday is a holiday, check www.southburygardenclub.org for new date.

 


September 8, 2017

12:00 noon -  Business Meeting
• Committee Reports
• Design Exhibits

“Chrysanthemum Delight” — Line Design incorporating mums and foliage.
 
1:00 p.m. -  Program
Carl Galanter

"A Plethora of Perennials for the Late Season Garden"

Carl started as an intern at Broken Arrow Nurseries in Hamden, while completing his degree program in Horticulture and Landscaping at Naugatuck Valley Community College. He now oversees the tion and purchasing of perennials, the more unusual the better.

October 6, 2017

12:00 noon Business Meeting
• Committee Reports
• Design Exhibits

“Autumn Cornucopia” - Creative Design, a mix of fall fruit, vegetables, gourds and fall flowers.

1:00 p.m. - Program

TO BE ANNOUNCED

November 3, 2017

12:00 noon - Business Meeting
• Committee Reports

  • Design Exhibits

  • 1:00p.m. -  Program
    Gary Ginsberg
    Is Our Environment Having a Bad Day?

    Gary is a toxicologist for the state of CT, co-author of “What’s Toxic, What’s Not,” and radio show host of WTIC AM’s Greener Living. He has previously spoken  on Toxic Chemicals.

    December 1, 2017

    ***This workshop and meeting are for members and their invited guests only.

    12:00 noon - Annual Meeting and Luncheon

    Members will decorate Holiday Tables for the luncheon, which will be served by the Hospitality Committee in the Library, prior to the Business Meeting.





Schedule of 2017
Membership Programs

All programs are held on Fridays at
The Southbury Public Library
100 Poverty Road
Kingsley Room

Business Meetings begin at 12 noon

Programs begin at 1:00 p.m.

 

DATE / SPEAKER

PROGRAM TITLE

 

March 3

 

Margaret Robbins

 

 

 

WILD BIRDS

April 7

  

Caitilin Bloes

 

 

SUCCULENT PLANTING WORKSHOP HANDS-ON AT SHAKESPEARE'S GARDEN

 

May 5

 

 Amy Ziffer   

 

 

SHADE GARDENING

 

 

June 2

 Lou Williams   

 

 

 

 

SUMMER FLOWER ARRANGING

July 7

 

Offsite Property Tour

 

 

TOUR OF RONNIE SHOELZEL'S LITCHFIELD GARDEN

 

August 4

 

John Himmelman

 

 

 

 

INSECTS AND THEIR STORIES

September 8

Carl Galantner

 

 

PLETHORA OF PERENNIALS FOR THE LATE SEASON GARDEN

October 6

 

TBD

 

 

TO BE DETERMINED

 

November 3

 

 Gary Ginsberg

 

 

IS OUR EBVIRNMENT HAVING A

BAD DAY?

 

December 1

 

SGC Members

 

 

2017 ANNUAL MEMBERS' MEETING