November 18, 2018 - 2:00 PM - Spiritual Aspects of Gardening - John Malanchak
Location: We normally meet at the Mississippi Children's Museum Education Center located at 2145 Riverside Drive, Jackson, MS 39202. Refer to the schedule listed below for specific meeting information and locations.
October 12 & 13, 2018 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Fall Flower and Garden Fest, Crystal Springs, MS
October 21, 2018 - 2:00 PM - Garden Tour - Home of Betty Newman
Date/Time Frequency: Our group normally meets the third Sunday of each month with the exception of July and August. Meetings begin at 2:00 PM and last for two hours.
Join us for our first meeting of the season! At this meeting, we’ll be discussing plans and activities for our new meeting year and reviewing the results from our membership survey. It's also time to collect membership dues - so bring a check. We'll also have a plant swap - so bring a plant to swap and share. Snacks too! Hope to see you there! Bring a friend! We welcome new members and friends of the garden! Location: Mississippi Children's Museum Education Center.
December 16, 2018 - 1:00 PM - Christmas Party - Home of Betty Newman
This month, John Malanchak will provide a program on the spiritual aspects of gardening where he discusses the physical, mental and spiritual renewal that comes from gardening. John is the President of the Madison County Master Gardeners and a St. Dominic's volunteer for the Dominic's Garden. Plant swap and snacks too! Hope to see you there! Location: Mississippi Children's Museum Education Center, Jackson, MS.
The 2018 Fall Flower & Garden Fest will be October 12 & 13 at the Truck Crops Experiment Station in Crystal Springs, MS. This is the largest home gardening show in the Southeast with an average attendance of 5000 people over the two day event. The admission and parking are free. While you are shopping for plants and bulbs, drop by the American Rose Society Gulf District Rose Booth and say "Hi!" to some of the volunteers. We'd love to visit! Location: Truck Crops Experiment Station, Crystal Springs, MS
September 16, 2018 - 2:00 PM - 2018 Season Kick-off Meeting!
SAVE THE DATE! Join us for our annual Christmas party this month - we're meeting an hour earlier for this special luncheon. Bring a side dish and join us as we fellowship with other members and celebrate the Christmas season. See you there! Location: 801 Country Place Drive, Pearl, MS.
Fall - Winter 2018
That's right! You are invited to visit the lovely garden of Betty Newman and enjoy a walking tour of her spectacular roses and fall flowers. Come autumn, roses typically present one final showing before the curtain goes down on the flush season. Join us at this tour and enjoy the festive seasonal colors of the flowers in her garden. We'll also have a plant swap and snacks too! Hope to see you there! Bring a friend - you don't want to miss this one! Location: 801 Country Place Drive, Pearl, MS 39208