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2016-2017 Schedule ~ Open Meetings (Public Welcome)

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, with the exceptions of January and August.  Guests and members of the general public may attend any open meeting for a nominal $5 fee, which includes the presentation and light refreshments.


Tuesday, October 11
"Forecast for Fall: Bringing Autumn Inside!"
with Floral Designer Michael Derouin

The Country Club of Waterbury


Wednesday, October 26
Federated Garden Clubs of CT Annual Awards Luncheon
AquaTurf

(Reservations required)
8:45 am, meet at Senior/Community Center to carpool


Tuesday, November 15
"Work Horse Perennials for your Forever Garden"
Brid Craddock, Owner, Heirloom Gardens, Newtown

~ NOTE DATE CHANGE due to Election Day on November 8 ~

10:00, Woodbury Senior/Community Center, 281 Main Street S, Woodbury
(Business Meeting begins at 10 am; Speaker begins at 11 am)


Tuesday, November 29
“DECK THE HALLS” ~ Swags and Wreaths Workshop            
Bring greens, clippers, gardening gloves ~ learn to make swags, wreaths and bows

9:30 am, Firehouse, 25 Quassuk Road, Woodbury


Wednesday, December 14
Decorators Showcase Home, Kellogg-Osborne Museum, Derby          

Meet at 9:30 am at the
Woodbury Senior-Community Center to carpool (reservations required)


 Tuesday, February 9
“House Plants for the Four Exposures”
Karla A. Dalley, garden designer and columnist

10:00, Woodbury Senior/Community Center, 281 Main Street S, Woodbury
(Business Meeting begins at 10 am; Speaker begins at 11 am)


Thursday, February 23
      2017 CT Flower and Garden Show ~ “Woodland Enchantment”        
CT Convention Center, Hartford (10-8 Thurs-Sat, 10-6 Sun)

We will carpool from the Woodbury Senior / Community Center at 8:45 am
on Thursday, February 23.


>>>>> NOTE: RESCHEDULED to <<<<<<
Tuesday, March 21 due to impending Nor'easter!

"Kalmia [Mountain Laurel] and Related Species"
Andy Brand, General Manager, Broken Arrow Nursery

Woodbury Senior/Community Center
(Club Business Meeting begins at 10 am; Presentation begins at 11 am)


 
Tuesday, April 11
“Herbs for Connecticut Gardens”
Fabienne Audette, owner of Nibbling Brook Gardens

Herb-themed Luncheon to Follow Presentation

10:00, Old Town Hall, 10 Mountain Road, Woodbury
(Business Meeting begins at 10 am; Speaker begins at 11 am)

*Guest fee of $10 includes luncheon. Please RSVP to info@pomperaugvalleygc.org if you plan to attend as a guest.




Wednesday, April 19

Federated Garden Clubs of CT Annual Meeting
AquaTurf

(Reservations required)
8:45 am, meet at Senior/Community Center to carpool



Tuesday, May 9

"Ikebana: The Art of Flowers"
Patricia McNelis, Master Instructor of Ichio Ikebana

10:00, Firehouse, 25 Quassuk Road, Woodbury

Saturday, May 20

8th Annual Garden Club Plant Sale

9 am - 1 pm, The Hollow Pavilion, Woodbury


Tuesday, June 6
Highstead Arboretum Mountain Laurel Tour

Carpool from Woodbury Senior/Community Center ~ Depart 10 am


Tuesday, July 11
Annual Patio Party

11 am
Home of Mori Zeltner, Woodbury


Friday, September 8
90th Anniversary Gala Reception

5 pm - 7 pm
Watch for details!


Tuesday, September 12
Annual Meeting

11 am
Home of Marty Sherman

2016-2017 Program | Membership Information | General Information