September 10 10:00 AM-4:00 PM Concord Food, Farm and Garden Fair
September 21 Welcome Back! 6:30 PM At Holly Salemy’s-68 Great Meadows Road.
Join us for wine and nibbles. If you have something to share from your garden,flowers,vegetables,etc-please bring it! No more than 6 items,please. We will also review the calendar for 2016-17 year.
October 11 11:00 AM Blithewold Gardens and Mansions-Field Trip to Bristol, RI
October 19 1:00 PM Tricon Church, 54 Walden Street
Speaker:Deborah Trickett-Creative container gardening.
November 16 1:00 PM Tricon Church,54 Walden Street
Speaker: Tom Strangfeld- “Taming the Yews”-mixing it up in landscaping and creating designs that are more personalized and unique.
December 5 9:30-11:30 AM Cans for Caring Workshop at Ellen Whitney’s house, 315 Lexington Road.
December 13 10:30 AM Emerson Umbrella “Holiday Workshop”
December 14 11:00 AM Holiday Luncheon
Home of Lauren Huyett, 1123 Monument Street
January 18 1:00 PM Tricon Church, 54 Walden Street
“MFA Art in Bloom Roadshow”
February 15 1:00 PM Tricon Church, 54 Walden Street
Speaker: Nancy Vargas-LeJardin Blanc. A virtual visit to the Chelsea Flower Show in London.
March 15 11:00 AM Spring Flower Workshop at Concord Scout House, 74 Walden Street
This popular venue includes arrangements prepared by members and distributed to the Town and the infirmed.
April 19 1:00 PM Tricon Church,54 Walden Street
Speaker: Liz Barbour. Cooking from an edible garden-Liz will prepare sample recipes for us to try.
April 20 10:00 AM Roger Williams Park Botanical Center-Field Trip
May 13 Annual Plant Sale 8:30-12:30 1208 Main Street-Middlesex Bank
May 17 Annual Open Meeting 7:00 pm Tricon Church 54 Walden Street
Speaker: Jessie Banghazi- “Urban Gardening Projects”. Green City Growers converts unused commercial,municipal,educational and residential spaces into vibrant urban farms anywhere the sun shines. Jessie will show us techniques that are providing fresh organic produce in our cities.
June 9 exact time: TBD Garden Tour in Stonington CT-Field Trip
June 15 11:30 Annual Meeting and Luncheon at Concord Country Club