April 11, 2018 at 1:00 pm 'Planting Containers With Succulents'
Suzanne Balet of Balet Flowes & Design in Malta, NY will demonstrate how to plant containers with succulent plants.
May 9, 2018 at 1:00 pm Flower Show Preparation: Demonstration Of Two Design Types
Liz Gee and Valerie Cleary (NGC Accredited judges) will demonstrate two of the design types that will be featured in SGC's Standard Flower Show in July.....the Low Profile Design and the Grouped Mass Design.
June 13, 2018 at 1:00 pm 'Sustainable Gardening In A Changing Climate'
Marcia Martin of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County and member of the Climate Change Team will review the science behind climate change and actions we can take in our garden spaces.
July 11 2018 at 1:00 pm 'Preparing for the SGC Standard Flower Show'
Liz Gee (NGC Accredited Judge, Master Gardener and Flower Show Chairman) will share all the details and information that club members need to create their displays and to prepare for the July 14-15 SGC Flower Show.
August 8, 2018 at 11:00 am
Tour of Better Bee apiary in Greenwich followed by luncheon meeting at the Auction Barn in Argyle.
September 12, 2018 at 11:00 am Tour of Hildene (the Lincoln family home & gardens), Manchester, VT
Carpooling from United Methodist Church, Schuylerville at 10 am; carpooling from Greenwich at 10:15 am
October 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm 'Forcing Flowers Indoors'
Denise Maurer, a Master Gardener with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County and residential interior designer with Denise Maurer Interiors, will demonstrate how to force flowers indoors to create beautiful and inviting designs in your home.
November 14, 2018 at 1:00 pm Workshop - Create a Holiday Centerpiece
Club members will create a holiday centerpiece using a variety of greenery from their gardens. There is a $7 fee for workshop.
December 12, 2018 at 12 noon Christmas Party and Gift Exchange
at Longfellows Restaurant, 500 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs
Don't miss this chance to mingle and get to know your fellow members and enjoy some holiday fun and delicious food.
January 9, 2019 at 1:00 pm 'Natives vs. Invasives'
Laurel Gailor, coorinator of the Capital Mohawk PRISM (Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management) will discuss the importance of planting native plants in our landscapes and gardens.
February 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm 'Creating Natural Works Of Art '
Demecia Lloyd, a partner at Revibe in Schuylerville which specializes in stones, plants and essential oils, will demonstrate how to use plants and other natural materials to create personalized works of art..
March 13, 2019 at 12 noon Annual Covered Dish Luncheon Winter Picnic at Marilyn's home.
New officers for 2019-2021 term will be installed. In celebration of SGC's 80th anniversary, members are encouraged to dress in the style of the late 1930's. You don't need to bring a place setting but please bring a serving piece for the dish you're bringing.