The Rockford Michigan Garden Club

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Welcome

Rockford Michigan Garden Club

The mission of this club shall be to stimulate the love of gardening;

to encourage home and community beautification,

promote better horticultural practices,

and encourage all forms of conservation.

 


 

GARDEN CLUB MEETINGS

and Special Events 

Meetings are held at

Rockford United Methodist Church

159 Maple Street at 7:00 PM

(unless otherwise specified) 

 

 

September 26, 2017 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Bee Keeper Jeff Harkema, will speak on bees.

Time:  7:00 pm 

 

October 24, 2017 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Nature Spy, Mary Jane Dockery.

Lifelong conservationist.

Time:  7:00 pm

 

November 14, 2017 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Elderberry Syrup, Jacienda Nycamp,

will bring syrup to sell.

Time:  7:00 pm

 

December 2017 Christmas Potluck TBA

 

January 23, 2018 (Tuesday)

 Speaker: Keith Maleski, Perennial Flowers/Garden enthusiast.

Shares his knowledge and experience of perennial gardening.

Time: 7:00 pm

 

February 27, 2018 (Tuesday)

Event: Meijer Garden Tour with Docent and a presentation on Orchids. 

We need ten people to sign up to get a group price of $11 ea. 

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Meijer Gardens

 

March 27, 2018 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Matt Dykstra, Field Station Manager,

Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings MI 

The story of three women who helped to lead

the conservation movement in Michigan.

Time: 7:00 pm

 

April 24, 2018 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Josh Weiland, Professional Photographer

Tips for taking better pictures.

Time: 7:00 pm

 

May 22, 2018 (Tuesday)

Speaker: Nancy Hoovler, AMG  Topic TBA

Time: 7:00 pm

 

June 26, 2018 (Tuesday)

Event: Garden Walk - JoNell Thomas, AMG

Time: 7:00 pm

 

July  2018 - NO MEETING

 

August 27, 2018 

Event:  Garden Club Picnic 

Location: Isaac Walton League

Presentation of Monarch Butterflies

 

August 2017 - NO MEETING

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Meetings

Rockford Garden Club meets the 4th Tuesday every month.

Place:  Rockford United Methodist Church

Time:  7:00 - 9:00 pm

Our meeting will not be held if:

Rockford Public Schools are cancelled due to weather.

 

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