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Events

June 8, 2018
Hail, the New Chief!

Friday, Noon
Annual Meeting and Installation of Officers Luncheon

Gull Lake Country Club
9725 West Gull Lake Drive, Richland
269.629.9714

Program
Beautiful Gull Lake Country Club is the setting for a lovely luncheon, a look back at this year, and a look forward with installation of your new officers. Come and share the memories with your garden club friends. 

Directions
From the Richland traffic light go left (north) on N 32nd St/MI-89/MI-43. Continue on MI-43 for 1.7 miles to E BC. Turn right and go about 1.5 miles to the club on the left.

 

May 10/11, 2018
Great Plant Sale & Garden

Thursday 12pm to 3pm
Set-up for Plant Sale
Lunch, Meeting & Auction
Annual Fundraiser

Friday, May 11 - 8am-4pm
Fundraiser - Plant Sale for Members plus Meeting & Lunch, Two shifts of helpers needed for sale from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm


Disciples of Christ Church,2208 Winchell across from Winchell Elementary 

Program

Thursday, May 10 - 3:00 
Bring potted and labeled plants from your garden.
Donate annuals that can be used in combo pots.
Contribute interesting containers, pots and planters.
Offer gardening books, tools, garden art and gardening related items.
If unable to do the above please make a contricution to KGC.

It's Mother's Day weekend. Consider bringing something for the table that would be suitable as a Mother's Day gift.


April 13, 2018
Spring Arrives at River Street Flowerland

Friday, 12:30
Business Meeting

River Street Flowerland
1300 River Street, Comstock
342.9207

Program
You will know spring has arrived when we get to River Street Flowerland where we'll learn about what is new in plants and products for 2018. Mike Oudsema is sure to have wonderful things for us to see and sniff!

Directions
From I-94, go north on Sprinkle to the ML intersection (speedway gas station on the corner). Turn right (east) onto ML. Then turn left at the north traffic light onto River Street. Cross business loop and keep traveling north, Flowerland is on the left at the corner of River Street and Market Street. 

 

March 9, 2018
Rare and Unusual Plants & Where to Find Them
Friday, 12:20pm

Oshtemo Library
7265 West Main Street, Kalamazoo
553.7980

Program
Don Rawson who is a very serious gardener has 350 named hosta cultivars and has also planted 25,000 daffodils in his yard in Comstock Park. He is and is also known for what he has learned about how to hae success with seedlings. He is a founding member of the Michigan Hosta Society and very active in theAmerican Hosta Society.

Directions
Oshtemo Library is on the south side of West Main (M-43) almost half a mile west of the 9th St. intersection (Meijer corner). If you go too farm, turn around at the fire station on your left and go back to the library. Once inside go left into the community room.

 

CANCELLED DUE TO INCLIMATE WEATHER

February 9, 2018
Members Garden Information Exchange

Friday, 12:30pm
Business Meeting

Friendship Village KIVA
1400 N Drake Road, Kalamazoo
381.8837

Program
This is the perfect opportunity to ask all those gardening questions in an informal setting. Tell us your gardening troubles, share your successes and learn what plants and techniques your KGC friends have all figured out for you.

Directions
From the corner of Drake and W. Main, drive north about 0.7 miles to Friendship Village on the right. Turn onto the Beach Road and keep to the right. You will come to a road running IN FRONT and around the building and back to KIVA parking.

 

January 12, 2018
Environmental Update

Friday, 12:30pm

Oshtemo Library
7265 West Main Street, Kalamazoo
553.7680

Program
The state of our environment is of great concern to most of us as both citizens and ecologically minded gardeners. Our program today deals with this very timely topic. More details will be available in the future.

Directions
Oshtemo Library is on the south side of West Main (M-43) almost half a mile west of the S 9th St. intersection (Meijer corner.) If you go too far, turn around at the fire station on your left to go back to the library. Once inside the library go left to the Community Room.