2016-2017 Programs and Events

September Meeting – Orchids 101, Sasha Crotty
Orchid Culture Sheets, produced by the Canadian Orchid Congress
October Meeting – Tablescapes, Gail Tuveson
November Meeting – Pots with Pizzazz, Enchanted Gardens
November Fundraiser – Home for the Holidays, Setting the Space
December Meeting – Annual Holiday Celebration and Decorate your own Wreath
February Meeting – Water Color Cards
March Meeting – Iris, Goddess of the Rainbow, Stephanie Markham
April Meeting – Jaw-Dropping, Traffic Stopping, “Get the Neighbors Talking” Containers,
Deborah Trickett
May Meeting – Annual Meeting and The Sustainable-Enough Garden, Rebecca Warner
May Annual Plant and Bake Sale
June Meeting – Installation of Officers, Potluck Dinner and Plant Swap

2015-2016 Programs and Events

June Workshop – Wine Cork Reindeers
September Meeting – The Entry Courtyard Garden, Tom Strangfeld
October Meeting – Growing Winter Hardy Cacti and Succulents, Laurence Magner
     Lau’s handoutWinter Hardy Cacti
October – Garden Therapy
November Meeting with Millis Garden Club – Creating an Ever-Blooming, Low Maintenance Garden, Kerry Mendez
December Workshop – Holiday Baskets for the Norfolk Food Pantry
December – Garden Therapy
December Meeting – Annual Holiday Celebration and Boxwood Tree Creation
February – Garden Therapy
February Meeting – Flower Power, Barbara Kennedy
March Meeting – Getting Started: Container Farming 101, Jessie Banhazi, Green City Growers
Jessie’s handout – Gardening 101
April – Garden Therapy
April Meeting –  Native Plants, Doug Williams, Director Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary
    Doug’s handoutsButterfly Gardening Handout and Plants that Attract Birds in the Northeast
May Meeting – Annual Meeting and Wedding Floral Ball Design, Michele Drolette
May Event – Plant and Bake Sale
June Meeting – Installation of Officers and Tour of Stephanie Markham’s Amazing Iris Gardens

2014-2015 Programs and Events

September Meeting – Plantiful Propagation, Kristin Green
      Kristin’s handout – Plantiful: Start Small, Grow Big with 150 Plants That Spread, Self-Sow, and Overwinter
October Meeting – Thanksgiving Flowers, Tina Addison
November Meeting – Beyond the Cornucopia, Maureen Christmas
December Meeting – Holiday Celebration
February Meeting – Teatime at “Dornton” Abbey, Brenda Zolli
March Meeting – Gardening is Murder, Neal Sanders
April Meeting – Cooking and Gardening with Herbs, Liz Barbour
May Meeting – Annual Meeting, Election of Officers, Plant and Bake Sale Preparations and Plant a “Salad To-Go”
May Event – Plant and Bake Sale
June Meeting – Installation of 2015-2016 Officers and Potluck Dinner

2013-2014 Programs and Events

September Meeting – Thirty Plants that Pay the Rent, Adriana O’Sullivan
      Adriana O’Sullivan, List of Adriana’s 30 Plants that Pay the Rent.
October Meeting – Ginny Ballou, Gardening Older, Gardening Wiser
Ginny’s handout, Gardening Older, Gardening Wiser

October Event – Harvest Gathering at the Grange Hall
November Meeting – Planting a Terrarium, Lee Patterson
December Event – Holiday Party
February Meeting – Red, White and Blue ~ Our Presidents for You
March Meeting – Gardening in the Shade, Suzanne Mahler
      Suzanne’s handout, Gardening in the Shade
March Workshop – Glass Flower Workshop
     Brenda’s handout, Making Garden Ornaments from Recycled Glass
April Meeting – Fieldtrip to Briggs Nursery and Garden Center, Gary Briggs
May Meeting – Decorating Clay Flower Pots
May Event – Plant and Bake Sale
June Meeting – Installation of 2014-2015 Officers and Pot Luck Dinner

2012-2013 Programs and Events

Digging in the Dirt – What are our ACE Gardens all about?
Tour of Donna Lane’s Dahlia Garden
Boston Gardens and Green Spaces
Arrangements for the Holidays
Holiday Baskets for the Norfolk Food Bank
Holiday Party
Valentine Flower Arrangement
Dumpster Diving with greenGoat
Pressed Flower Workshop
Election of Officers and a Short Business Meeting
Plant and Bake Sale
Annual Meeting and Installation of Officers