Club Buzz 2017-18

News from July 2017 to June 2018.  Click "Buzz Home" button on horizontal navigation bar to navigate to Buzz for a different year.

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Beautification Committee

posted Nov 13, 2017, 12:31 PM by Phoebe Garden

A redbud tree was recently planted on the left side of the #3 fairway at Dogwood Golf Course. Left to Right, Toni LiCausi, BVGC with Terry Tomlinson and Bill Davis, members of Friends of Dogwood.  Tony also represented the Beautification Committee and helped the Friends of Dogwood with a master landscape plan for the course.

Committee Activities

posted Nov 5, 2017, 4:23 PM by Phoebe Garden   [ updated Nov 5, 2017, 4:26 PM ]

Bella Vista Cemetery
The BV Cemetery Committee headed by Mary Doyle (left) had a cleanup day.  Other members who participated were were Patti Brierly (below right), Jane Gordon, Mary O'Brien (below left), Marilyn Russell, Kathy Woxland, and Val Davenport.

November 2017 - YARD OF THE MONTH

posted Nov 5, 2017, 4:21 PM by Phoebe Garden   [ updated Nov 5, 2017, 4:22 PM ]

Congratulations Nathan & Mindy Ellington  
29 Metfield Dr.  
Bella Vista, AR 72715  

We need your nominations for
Yard of the Month!!!
CLICK HERE for the rules. 

October 25, 2017 Meeting

posted Oct 25, 2017, 6:20 PM by Cathy Wayson

Program: Carol Tabat and members of the BVGC Social Media Committee "Using the BVGC Website".
Top Photo: (Left to Right) Cathy Wayson, Carol Tabat, JB Portello, and Geri Hoerner.

Artistic Design: Floral Design Committee Floral Design Techniques: "Grouping and Clustering: by Linda Nemeyer and Beth Kastle.

Horticulture: Horticulture Committee - "Answers to Your Gardening Questions" by Lou Jasper plus a handout on "Putting Your Garden to Rest".

Be sure to call Lou Jasper with all your gardening questions.
They will be answered at the next meeting and a handout on
"Nectar Plants and Bees" will be provided.

Committee Activities

posted Oct 25, 2017, 6:18 PM by Cathy Wayson   [ updated Nov 5, 2017, 4:24 PM by Phoebe Garden ]

Veterans Wall of Honor
Left to right: Marilyn Russell (not shown), Tony LiCausi, Cathy Whittenberger, Valerie Bell, Deloris Jennings, and Silvia Hill changed out the beds that the Club maintains with plants that will hold up better in the frequent flooding of the area.

Oct 2017 TV PROGRAM - Getting Ready for Winter

posted Oct 10, 2017, 6:01 AM by Cathy Wayson

CLICK HERE to view program

Program is hosted by JB Portillo and the guest is Lou Jasper, a fellow member of the Bella Vista Garden Club and fellow Benton County Master Gardener.  The topic of the show is Getting Ready for Winter Lou gives advise on preparing your garden for winter along with valuable instructions on planting bulbs, trees and shrubs. Fall is the best time to divide perennials and plant trees and shrubs so they can develop a good root system before the summer heat and stress sets in.  Other chores are discussed like what to do with hoses, tools and lawnmowers.

Fall Plant Sale

posted Oct 8, 2017, 3:20 PM by Phoebe Garden   [ updated Oct 9, 2017, 3:27 PM by Cathy Wayson ]

The Fall Plant Sale on October 7th was a huge success! 
Wow!  I am so proud of all my team who pulled off a successful Fall Plant Sale. Record Sales! Thank you so much for your contributions and your help.
Cathy Downard, Plant Sale Chairman

September 27th Meeting

posted Oct 1, 2017, 5:00 PM by Phoebe Garden

Program: Judy Jeffrey introduced the Scholarship Recipients - Georgina Carrico (top left) and Jordan Slater (top right).  Georgina hopes to go into vineyards and wine making while Jordan is interested in native plants and sustainability.  Both expressed their appreciation for the scholarships.

Artistic Design: Char Brunge (bottom left) and Geri Hoerner discussed "Basing and Terracing" techniques in flower arranging.

Horticulture: Tony LiCausi (bottom right) talked about "Planting Bulbs".

Be sure to call Lou Jasper with all your gardening questions.  They will be answered at the next meeting and a handout on "Putting Your Garden to Rest" will be provided.

Fall Themed Raffle Items Got a lot of attention.

Hostesses: Cathy Downard and Millie Aaron organized a terrific lunch of quiche and salad with fruit and cookies.

October 2017 - Yard of the Month

posted Oct 1, 2017, 4:55 PM by Phoebe Garden

Congratulations Bob & Shirley Olson
       3 Hopeman Lane, Bella Vista, AR 72715        

We need your nominations for
Yard of the Month!!!
CLICK HERE for the rules. 

Fall Plant Sale 2017

posted Sep 26, 2017, 6:30 AM by Cathy Wayson

Originally posted Sep 12, 2017, 6:15 PM by Cathy Wayson

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