Past Calendars

2018—2019

14 August — Lakeshore Summer Picnic at Carol Baker’s home

11 September — Morning Program: “Iris: A Flower for All Seasons,” Patrick & Margaret Spence of the King County Iris Society; Afternoon Program: Passive Garden Therapy

9 October — Tour: Kruckeberg Botanic Garden

13 November — Morning Program: “Meet the Neighbors: Bees in Pacific Northwest Gardens,” Paige Embry, author of Our Native Bees; Afternoon Program: Create a Holiday Centerpiece

11 December — Holiday Party: potluck, cookie exchange, and gift exchange

8 January — Morning Program: “Plants from the Elisabeth C. Miller Garden with Winter Interest,” Del Brummet, Gardener at the Miller Botanical Garden; Afternoon Program: Beginning Floral Appliqué with Leslee Shepler

12 February — RESCHEDULED DUE TO SNOW

12 March — Morning Program: “Spring Containers,” Terri Cote, Professional Container Garden Designer; Afternoon Program: Garden Therapy

9 April — Meeting: Plant Sale Preparations at Penny Field’s home; New officers elected. Dues collected for 2018–2019 ($20, cash or check).

27 April — Annual Plant Sale10AM–3PM, Lake Forest Park Presbyterian Church

14 May — (RESCHEDULED FROM FEBRUARY) Morning Program: “Creating Captivating Gardens: How to Add Mystery, Intrigue, and Magic,” Karen Chapman, author of Fine Foliage and Gardening with Foliage First N.B. At the LFP Town Center Main Stage with the Lake Forest Park Garden Club

11 June — Annual Spring Trip: Kubota Garden Tour

2017 – 2018

8 August — Lakeshore Summer Picnic at Carol Baker’s home

12 September — Morning Program: “Drought Tolerant Plants for Sun and Shade,” Richard Greenberg of Earth Wizardry Gardens; Afternoon Program: Garden Therapy

10 October — Tour: Pacific Connections Garden, Washington Park Arboretum

14 November — Morning Program: “Pelargoniums and Fuchsias,” Kevin and Jeanell from Jordan Nursery; Afternoon Program: Autumn foliage note cards with Sara and Violet Cammeresi

12 December — Holiday Party: potluck and gift exchange

9 January — Morning Program: “The Snohomish County Demonstration Gardens,” Master Gardener Raven Travillian; Afternoon Program: Kokedama, Japanese-style hanging garden demonstration and display

13 February — Morning Program: “Pruning and Care of Japanese Maples,” Barry Hoffer of Maples for All Seasons (Joint meeting with the Lake Forest Park Garden Club at the LFP Town Center)

13 March — Morning Program: “Birds in Our Midst—Creating Gardens Filled with Life,” Master Gardener and Backyard Wildlife Habitat Steward Julie O’Donnell; Afternoon Program: Pollinator Projects for NW Gardeners with Penny Fields

10 April — Meeting: Plant Sale Preparations, Annual Dues

28 April — Annual Plant Sale, Lake Forest Park Presbyterian Church

8 May — Annual Spring Trip: TBD

12 June Annual Tour of Member Gardens

2016 – 2017

9 August — Lakeshore Summer Picnic at Barb Petersen’s

13 September — Meeting: “Ferns for Northwest Gardens,” Judith Jones

11 October — Garden Tour of McMenimans with Garden Curator Riz Reyes

8 November — Meeting: “Bats,” Barbara Ogaard

13 December — Holiday Party: potluck and gift exchange

10 January — Meeting: “Roses for the Northwest,” Nita-Jo Roundtree

14 February — Meeting: “Cool Bugs: The Who’s Who of Healthy Beneficials,” Sharon Collman

14 March — Meeting: “Growing Succulents Outdoors in the Northwest,” Karen Summers

11 April — Meeting: Plant Sale Preparations

29 AprilAnnual Plant Sale (New Location!)

9 May — Annual Spring Trip: Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden

2015 – 2016

11 August — Summer Picnic at Carol Williscroft’s

8 September — Meeting: “Hardy Fuchsias,” Frankie Dennison; “Tool Sharpening,” LSGC member Mary Ellen Asmundson

13 October — Meeting: Guided tour of Bellevue Botanical Garden

10 November — Meeting: “Using Color in Winter Gardens,” Pat Roome, Master Gardener and Landscape Designer; “Flower Arranging,” LSCG member Carolyn Erickson

8 December — Holiday Party: potluck and gift exchange

12 January — Meeting: “Pruning Small Trees and Shrubs,” Christina Pfeiffer, Author and Gardening Professional

9 February — Meeting: “Native Plants for the Garden,” at Molbak’s Nursery

8 March — Meeting: “Growing Vegetables,” Martha Clatterbaugh, Master Gardener; Garden-Themed Craft by LSGC members Sara and Violet Cammeresi

12 April — Meeting: Plant Sale preparations at Judy Edinger’s

30 April — Annual Plant Sale

10 May — Annual Field Trip: Old Goat Farm

19 May — Tour Miller Botanical Garden

June — Lakeshore Member Garden Tour