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TVGC Activities for March 2019

General Meeting
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 – 9:30 am
Temecula Community Recreation Center (CRC)
30875 Rancho Vista Road, Temecula, CA  92592

Guests are Welcome

  Monarch  Butterflies      Speaker:  Susie Vanderlip

Love Monarch Butterflies? So does Susie Vanderlip, Monarch Butterfly Citizen Scientist!
She will share with us “Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Monarch Butterflies!”.
You will be entertained by her enthusiasm and her beautiful photos, intriguing video, and
amusing anecdotes about Monarch life cycle AND how to attract them to YOUR garden this spring and summer!

Bob Boyd's Fundraiser Planter Sale will be on March 9 and again on March 16.  On those dates,
two separate realtors are sponsoring community wide garage sales in the Crowne Hill neighborhood.  
We will start before 8 and close by noon.
43054 Manchester Ct.
On March 23, we will be in the Morgan Hill neighborhood with a driveway sale at
44870 Rutherford St.

CGCI Floral Design Forum

March 4, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Shinoda Design Center,
 7170 Miramar Road, San Diego, CA 92121-2316

 “FLOWER POWER” Our most popular Program. 
 Watch as 5 local college student designers race against the clock to complete
a Surprise Package design from material, container and theme. 
Then, like a 3 ring circus, they show a “signature Design”, a “round robin” and then a “wrap up” design.
Meet at 9:45 to carpool

Fairy Garden Workshop
March 21 -- see more details on Garden Workshop page

Trips and Tours
No trips are planned for March and April.


Our Flower Show and Plant Sale is coming up April 27;
and also Floral Design Classes are scheduled for March
Go to the Flower Show page for details.

Riverside County Master Gardeners Upcoming Events

Click the links to see the March Master Gardener Events

Upcoming Events at Temecula Valley Rose Society
Meetings are held the third Thursday at 10:00 am at the Temecula Library, Community
Room, 30600 Pauba Road. A light potluck lunch is served after the meeting. (April
is reserved for our members Rose garden tours and there is no meeting in July).

Families in the Garden will resume their third Saturday of the month programs
on March 16, 2019 with a program on “Bugs” and “Birds” and vegetable
harvest. Families in the Garden programs are held at Rose Haven garden at 30592
Jedediah Smith Rd in Temecula in the Tree of Life garden area.

Please check out our Newsletter at our website for monthly tips and features on roses
and Frank Brines, Master Consulting Rosarian, monthly column on "Rose Care FUNdamentals" 

Orange County Cactus & Succulent Society – Spring Show & Sale 
March 21-23, 2019
Thurs. 21st 6pm-9pm, Fri. 22nd 9am-7pm, Sat. 23rd 9am-5pm
 Anaheim United Methodist Church, 1000 S. State College BI., Anaheim, CA. INFO: Call 562-587-3357

 Tour the Botanic Garden as part of your visit.

Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Gardens: There will be a Wildflower Show at the
gardens on April 13 and 14. Group members on a self-led walk may leisurely enjoy all
that is blooming the the Garden, the Outdoor Origami in the Garden installations and
the wildflower show in the East Classroom. The gardens are located off Foothill Blvd. in
Claremont. The gardens open at 8:00am and the show opens at 10:00. Checkout their
website for more information.  www.rsabg.org 

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To view the "2017-18 Year in Review" Photo Presentation by Bob Boyd, go to

To view the "2016-17 Year in Review" Photo Presentation by Bob Boyd, go to

To view photos of the Flower Show and Sale, go to

Introducing New Invitation Card

for members to hand out to prospective new members

"a convenient tool to spread our seeds, cultivate our passion, and grow our membership"

---Bob Boyd, TVGC photographer