Tag Archives: meeting information

June 2015 meeting

Get the Latest Buzz ~ On Bees! Why do we need bees? What’s the point of being a backyard beekeeper? What sorts of products can we make from the bounty that bees provide? Tracy Heirigs, owner of the new Golden … Continue reading

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Sign Up for Riordan Mansion Decorating Party and Dinner!

Our annual Deck the Halls at Riordan Mansion event will be held, as usual, the Monday before Thanksgiving ~ Monday, Nov. 24. This is a special event for FFGC members and guests, both because it is one of our main community … Continue reading

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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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November is a great month

Sign up now! Next month shepherds in our last activities of the year ~ a hands-on meeting to create edible treats to keep the birds and beasts happy and healthy this winter, and our annual Deck the Halls at Riordan … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Garden

Julie McDonald is a gardening treasure in Flagstaff. We’ve visited her garden in full summer action; we’ve bought her produce and flowers and more from her driveway farm stand. Now we’ll find out how she readies her garden for winter, and … Continue reading

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August 11 meeting: Saving Seeds, Wild Herbs

As our flowers and vegetables start to set seeds, we will explore the best ways to save those seeds for next year. We’ll also learn about beneficial herbs that grow in the High Country, and the does and don’ts of … Continue reading

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REGISTER NOW!

Flagstaff Flower & Garden Club will host the Northern District meeting of the Arizona Federation of Garden Clubs this fall. This will take the place of our September meeting and it promises to be a lot of fun! Check out … 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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July 14 Meeting: Flowers & Veggies & Houseplants … Oh, my!

Flowers & Veggies & Houseplants … Oh, my! with County Fair Superintendents    Carol Burris ~ Floriculture    Nick Lipinski ~ Agriculture Whether you’re planning on entering your prize flowers, houseplants, fruits, veggies, etc. in the County Fair OR just … Continue reading

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Revving up for Riordan

Bless the Beasts and the Birdies with vital victuals for the winter. In this hands-on workshop, we will be creating dried fruits, cranberry and popcorn strings, peanut-butter-seed suet and more to put out ~ in the barrels at Riordan Mansion and … Continue reading

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