If you are interested in joining us for a meeting and to hear a speaker discuss one of the topics below, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We meet at Frederik Meijer Gardens on the second Wednesday of the month from 12:30 to 2:30.
AUGUST: MEMBERSHIP SUMMER POTLUCK LUNCHEON and Member’s Garden Tour. Guests welcome.
SEPTEMBER: All About Owls–A program featuring Blandford Nature Center’s live owls. Learn about the adaptations that make these birds of prey such amazing predators of the night.
OCTOBER: Ornamental Grasses–Alana Haley, plant and herb specialist, will educate on how ornamental grasses create drama and movement in your gardens and planters.
NOVEMBER: Holiday Design–Brenda Brown, Wildberry Floral Design, will share her expertise in creating organically styled lush garden focused floral arrangements.
DECEMBER: MEMBERSHIP CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON AND FLORAL DESIGN DISPLAY
JANUARY: “I Just Wet My Plants”–Rick Vuyst, CEO Flowerland Garden Center, will inspire and entertain us as he explains how to not only be a great gardener, but be a joyful gardener.
FEBRUARY: Succulent Success–Kathy Rohm, Flowerland Garden Center. Learn the basics of succulent identification, care and propagation. Kathy’s design ideas will encourage gardening with these easy-care plants.
MARCH: World Peace Through the Common Language of Flowers–Holly Haveman, Kennedy’s Flowers & Gifts, will share her travels to various countries with The World Flower Council and educate on international design styles.
JUNE: Pollinators–Jessica Gregory, a naturalist with a degree in Environmental biology will present strategies for encouraging pollinators to your garden and types of pollinators in the Great Lakes region