The 2018 Program & Major Events
Please note: Monthly meetings begin at 1 pm.
(Please note: The program was updated on 5/1/18.
THE 2018 PROGRAM OVERVIEW:
JANUARY 16, 2018: Martha's Vineyard Garden Club Greenhouse: How it came to be and what we do there!
Panel Discussion, Greenhouse Volunteers: moderated by Tracie Clark, Past President, MVGC
FEBRUARY 20, 2018: Orchids Demystified!
Wendy Oliver, Owner, Frosty Hollow Orchids:
MARCH 20, 2018: From Japan to Chappaquiddick: Mytoi
Don Sibley, Artist and former Head Gardener, MyToi
APRIL 17, 2018: Not So "Secret" Secrets to Beautiful Window Boxes and Pots
Renee Clermont, Owner, Second Nature Designs
MAY 15, 2018: Our Island's Unique Flora: Special Plants of Martha's Vineyard
Julie S. Russell, Ecologist, Martha's Vineyard Land Bank Commission
JUNE 2018: No Meeting: Blooming Art 2018!
JULY 17, 2018: MV Birding: How Things Have Changed
Susan "Soo" Whiting, Bird Columnist, The Vineyard Gazette
AUGUST 21, 2018 (Annual Meeting): Herbal Inspirations and Accents: The Best Herbs and Edible Flowers for Cooking and More
Catherine Walthers, Cookbook Author, Cooking Teacher, Personal Chef
SEPTEMBER 18, 2018: The Story of Our Home: Things You Never Knew About the Old Mill
Panel Discussion, Moderated by Kathy Kitsock, President, MVGC
OCTOBER 16, 2018: A Meeting of Land and Sea
David Foster, Director, Harvard Forest, Harvard University
NOVEMBER 13, 2018: Ikebana: The Art of Japanese Flower Arranging
Barbara Watts, student, and Irene Ziebarth, teacher, of the Sogetsu School of Ikebana, Japan. Both are new Garden Club members.
DECEMBER, 2018: The Annual Holly Day Party at the Ag Hall is our meeting!
Annual Greenhouse Plant Sale (Members): 1 hr. before and 1 hr. after the May meeting, Wakeman Center
Annual Memorial Day Weekend Greenhouse Plant Sale (General Public)
Daffodil Walk (Members)
Blooming Art 2018
Wreath-Making Workshop (Members)
Holly Day Party
Information about these events will be announced at meetings and via email.
The 2018 Program Committee: Chair; Anda Woodward, with Karen Kolb, Kathy Kitsock, Tracie Clark, and Mary Lou DeLong.