Category Archives: Gardening Clubs News

Birdies & Beasties ~ A hands-on workshop Nov. 10

This month brings in our last general meeting of the year ~ a hands-on activities meeting to create edible treats to keep the birds and beasts happy and healthy this winter. This year we will be creating the popular peanut-butter-and-seeds pinecones, sliced … Continue reading

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Other Local Gardening Events

Penstemon Festival & Plant Sale   Fri-Sat, July 11-12 The Arboretum at Flagstaff’s Summer Plant Sale and Penstemon Festival is scheduled in July to take advantage of the monsoon rains. Fri 2-6 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; free. 928-774-1442  Flagstaff … Continue reading

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September Meeting: Preserving Summer’s Bounty

Produce from your garden, the Farmers’ Market … or the grocery store. As summer draws to a close, we begin thinking about preserving the tastes of the season. At this meeting, club treasurer and avid preserver Cheryl Bruton will talk … Continue reading

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Looking forward to March

We may be on hiatus during the snowy days of January and February, but March is just around the corner and we’re looking forward to our first meeting of 2013 on March 4. In the meantime, here are some seeds … Continue reading

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Calling all centerpiece creators (beginners welcome)

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Greenleaf Bulletin

The May issue of the Arizona Federation of Garden Clubs’ Greenleaf Bulletin is now online, and full of great information. That information includes a President’s Note from state President Carol Parrott, details on upcoming events such as a Container Gardening … Continue reading

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Rose Garden Tour in the Valley

The Mesa-East Valley Rose Society presents its Annual Rose Garden Tour featuring three public rose gardens with scheduled tours followed by six private gardens   All proceeds benefit the The Rose Garden at Mesa Community College  through the Mesa-East Valley Rose Society  SATURDAY, APRIL … Continue reading

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Fundraising yard sale

We have a date for the Flagstaff Flower and Garden Club Yard Sale! Saturday, July 16. If you plan to donate items for the sale, please let President Regina Wolff know ASAP by emailing her at truffles_dog@yahoo.com. Or call club … Continue reading

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Bonding with your grandchildren

The National Garden Club has announced that there will be a NEW POETRY CONTEST CATEGORY for National Garden Club GRANDMOTHERS: All Grandmothers will have the opportunity to submit a poem written by their Grandchild for entry. More details to follow. Some of us ONLY … Continue reading

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Membership and fundraising update

Twelve people have paid their dues for 2011-12. Thank you for your support! Dues are a great deal ~ $20 a year gets you free access to all of our regular meetings, membership in the Arizona Federation of Garden Clubs … Continue reading

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