PROGRAMS AND DATES
                              2017 – 2018
          
                  “Hands on Home Gardening”                    
                  
SEPTEMBER

Wed., Sept. 6, 2017      7:00p.m.
                                                                               
“Composting with a Twist”

Speaker: Mary Fowler, Master Gardener
Mary Fowler will share her own recipe for home composting.
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Room 125
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI
(Board Meeting at 6p.m. before meeting. Room 125)

OCTOBER

Wed., Oct. 4, 2017         7:00p.m.
                                                                               
 “Winter Seed Planting”
Master Gardener and Flower Show Judge,
Glenda Perry will share tips on best practices
for starting seeds in your home throughout the winter.
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Room 125
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI   
(Board Meeting at 6p.m. before meeting. Room 125)

NOVEMBER

Wed., Nov. 1, 2017        7:00p.m.

“Dutch Spring Flowers”
Club member, Betty Bishop will share pictures from
her trip to Holland and the bulb fields of Keukenhof.
This show garden features over 7 million spring bulbs.
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Room 125
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI   
(Board Meeting at 6p.m. before meeting. Room 12
                             

DECEMBER

Sat., Dec. 9, 2017          10:00a.m.

“Greens Workshop”
Demonstration by Denise Looker
Cost: $20     *Free to members
RSVP: Nancy Hart, nhartgreen@aol.com
Potluck Brunch during workshop
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Greenhouse #3
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI

No Meeting January or February

MARCH

Wed., March 7, 2018    7:00p.m.

"Oh, deer! What can the matter be?"
Speaker: Linda Green 
Plants looking ragged or disappearing? Tree trunks
and bushes getting nibbled? Learn which plants, trees and
 bushes the deer might avoid and what you can do in your
 garden to send them to another yard and leave yours alone!
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Room 125
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI   
(Board Meeting at 6p.m. before meeting. Room 125)

APRIL

Wed., April 4, 2018      7:00p.m.

“Pruning”
Speaker: Steve Turner, Arborist & Owner of Arboricultural Services
Learn the right and wrong way to prune,
including choosing the correct tools and procedures.
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Room 125
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI   
(Board Meeting at 6p.m. before meeting. Room 125)

MAY

Wed, May 2, 2018         7:00p.m.

 “Annual Potluck and End of the Year Celebration”
This evening includes the annual business meeting and election of o
fficers. Entree and beverage provided.
Bring a dessert or light salad to pass and some clippings
to share from your garden.
Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Room 125
1800 N. Dixboro Rd., Ann Arbor, MI.

*MEETING ROOM SUBJECT TO CHANGE
CHECK MATTHAEI FRONT DESK BEFORE PARKING