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Garden

 

To stimulate interest in the cultivation of flowers, to gain a deeper appreciation of the beauties of nature, and to encourage home gardening.

 

  • Participate and serve as judges in the Bluegrass Fair Horticultural Contest and Flower Show.
  • Serve on the Council of Garden Clubs.
  • Sample guest speakers/topics include:  Tour local nurseries, gardens, and farms; Blue Grass Rain Garden Alliance; Blue Grass Herb Guild;  Lexington Farmer’s Market; University of Kentucky’s Arboretum; UK Fayette County Extension Office; native plants, perennials and bulbs.
  • Annual plant exchange and auction.
GARDEN DEPARTMENT CALENDAR 2017-2018

 

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Program:  Flower Arranging Workshop
Presenter:  TBD
Location:  Home of Becky Whitman; 4151 Bridle Ridge Lane, Lexington 40515

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Program:  Book Reviews of Favorite Garden-related Books
Presenter:  All in Attendance
Location:  Home of Jane Snarr; 3045 Old Field Way, Lexington 40513

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Program:  Tour/Shop Wilson Nursery; Lunch following at Sage Restaurant
Location:  3690 East-West Connector, Route 676, Frankfort 40601

~ NO MEETING IN NOVEMBER ~

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM
Program:  Christmas Luncheon
Location:  The Thoroughbred Club; 3555 Rice Road, Lexington 40510

~ NO MEETING IN JANUARY ~

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Program:  Orchids
Location:  Home of Peggy Price; 1857 Blairmore Court, Lexington 40502

Friday, April 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Program:  Assemble centerpieces for Bids for Kids, with lunch following.
Location:  Embassy Suites; 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington 40511

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Program:  Plant/Garden Auction
Location:  Home of Rose Guy; 317 Greenbriar Road, Lexington 40503

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 6:00 PM
Potluck Picnic to Welcome New Members & Families of Members of All Departments
Location:  TBD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Apple blossom is the Club flower

Garden Department