EAST LYME GARDEN CLUB

2018 PROGRAMS

 

♦  March 12th @ 1 pm

EL Garden Club

Niantic Community Church – Multipurpose Room

170 Pennsylvania Avenue

SAVING WHAT WE CAN, WHILE WE CAN

Join Mark Seth Lender for a fascinating look at what we can do to help the environment.  Mark is a producer, essayist and web photographer for PRI’s Living on Earth, the only nationally broadcast program on Public Radio exclusively dedicated to Environment and Wildlife.  Refreshments will be available.

 

♦  May 12th 8 am – noon

East Lyme Town Hall Pavilion

108 Pennsylvania Avenue, Niantic, CT

EAST LYME GARDEN CLUB – MAY MART PLANT SALE

Featuring plants from Thomas Lee & Samuel Smith House’s historic gardens with a great selection of well-established perennials from members’ gardens as well as flowering annuals, herbs, veggies and hanging baskets.  New this year – heirloom flower and vegetable seeds.

 

♦  June 11th @ 1 pm

EL Garden Club

Niantic Community Church – Multipurpose Room

170 Pennsylvania Avenue

plant geeks – oddball plants for oddball people

Take a tour of cool & interesting plants, such as trees, shrubs and evergreens with Adam Wheeler, the Propagation and Plant Development Manager for Broken Arrow Nursery, Hamden, CT.  Refreshments will be available.

 

♦  July 9th @ 1 pm

EL Garden Club

Niantic Community Church – Multipurpose Room

170 Pennsylvania Avenue

shoreline plants & animals

Get to know more about the plants and animals of Connecticut’s shoreline during an interesting and engaging presentation by one of the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center’s knowledgeable educators.  Refreshments will be available.

 

♦  October 1st @ 1 pm 

EL Garden Club

Niantic Community Church – Multipurpose Room

170 Pennsylvania Avenue

THE CUTTING GARDEN – OFF WITH THEIR HEADS!

Learn how to grow a garden to supply you with fresh blossoms, vines and branches for making beautiful arrangements from Michael Russo, a farmer-florist and gifted artist who co-owns Trout Lily Farm in Guilford, Connecticut. Refreshments will be available.

 

♦  November 12th @ 1 pm

EL Garden Club

Niantic Community Church – Multipurpose Room

170 Pennsylvania Avenue

STRIKING A SUSTAINABLE BALANCE IN YOUR YARD

Join Suzanne Thompson, Master Gardener, CT Outdoors talk show host & feature/weekly column “Local Dirt” writer for The Day for an inspiring talk about what we can do to extend green corridors and needed wildlife habitats in our own backyards. Refreshments will be available.

 

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