Calendar

Haddonfield Garden Club
Calendar of Events 2018-19

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“Boy Reading on Top of the World”- statue dedicated to the Garden Club’s 100th anniversary and in memory of Angelo Gargano

September 11, 2018

General Meeting at 12 NOON. Guests Welcome.
Lutheran Church of Our Savior, 204 Wayne Avenue, Haddonfield
Program: BLUE STAR MEMORIAL MARKING PROGRAM: The History and Purpose
Learn about the benefits and steps involved in sponsoring a Blue Star Memorial marker which honors all who served in the armed forces.
Speaker:  Joan Cichalski, Garden Club of NJ Blue Star Committee Chair and member of NJ Blue Star Council

October 9, 2018

General Meeting at 12 NOON. Guests Welcome.
Lutheran Church of Our Savior, 204 Wayne Avenue, Haddonfield
Program: DESIGNING INTIMATE GARDENS WITH UNIQUE CONTAINERS AND PLANTS
Speaker
: Bruce Crawford, Director of Rutgers Gardens and professor in the Landscape Architecture Department at Rutgers University

November 13, 2018

Joint Garden Club Meeting at 12 NOON. Members only.
Christ the King Catholic Church, 200 Windsor Avenue, Haddonfield
Program: 9/11 Memorial Trees
Learn how the trees for the 9/11 Memorial were selected, grown, transported and planted at the NYC site.
Speaker: Paul Cowie, NJ Certified Tree Expert and Arborist whose firm provides advice in the preservation, enhancement and long-term management of shade trees and urban forest resources.

December 13, 2018

General Meeting at 12 NOON. Members Only.
Program: HOLIDAY WREATH MAKING
($10 charge per wreath)
Live wreathes will be provided along with items to decorate your wreaths as well as guidance and suggestions so you can take home holiday cheer.
Speaker: HGC Members

January 8, 2019

General Meeting at 12 Noon. Guests Welcome.
Program: FLOWER INDUSTRY LOGISTICS
Learn about the flower industry’s sources and methods of importation, distribution, types of and markets for commercial flowers.
Speaker: Brad Sennett, Edison Operations manager for the Delaware Valley Floral Group

February 12, 2019

General Meeting at 12 NOON. Guests welcome.
Lutheran Church of Our Savior, 204 Wayne Avenue, Haddonfield
Program: TEA: NEW JERSEY’S ROLE IN HISTORY
Learn about New Jersey’s tea burning  and resistance to British rule in the 1770s as well as current New Jersey tea growing.
Speaker:   Richard Demarco, Owner, Head Grower and Blender of Greenwich Tea Burners Tea

March 12, 2019

General Meeting at 12 NOON. Members only.
Lutheran Church of Our Savior, 204 Wayne Avenue, Haddonfield
Program: Working Business Meeting.

April 9, 2019

General Meeting at 12 NOON. Guests Welcome!
Program: DESIGNING WITH HARDY SUCCULENTS
Learn about tender and perennial succulents for use in your garden, including soil basics and care tips.
Speaker: Alicia Vacchiano, certified horticulturalist  and Master Gardener through the Floral Design Institute, Board Member of the New Jersey Garden Club and National Garden Club.

May 14, 2019

BUS TRIP TO 9/11 MEMORIAL IN NEW YORK CITY
8am – 8pm
For information, send an email through the contact page on the website.

May 11, 2019

HADDONFIELD GARDEN CLUB’S ANNUAL HERB SALE
Kings Court, Downtown Haddonfield

9 am to 3pm Rain or Shine

June 11, 2019

Installation of Officers Luncheon
Members Only.