Enjoy Events & Meetings at Lebanon Garden Club, Lebanon, Oregon

Welcome To The Lebanon Garden Club

We are a non-profit organization serving gardeners in greater Lebanon. Our goals are — Promote & encourage the art of gardening & the study of horticulture; Aid in the protection & conservation of native trees, shrubs, wildflowers & natural resources; Promote civic beauty & roadside improvements; & Cooperate with other agencies interested in these projects.

“I pledge to protect and conserve the natural resources of the planet earth and promise to
promote education so we may become caretakers of the air, water, forest, land, and wildlife.

Enjoy These Events

Lebanon Garden Club Plant Sale

Friday May 1, 2015

At The old Service Station, Oak & Park 

Next to Ralston Park Rose Garden


Meetings and Ongoing Projects

Third Monday of each month at the First Christian Church 
170 E Grant, Lebanon, OR 97355
 Time: 12:00 noon unless stated otherwise.
Meetings at member's homes May - September
Information: (541) 258-7693

All Meetings Open to the Public
October 4-5, 2015                                                                                                                                                  OSFGC Board Meeting                                                                                                                                                   Hull Park Gardens of Enchantment                                                                                                                             Sandy, OR                                                                                                                                                                                        
October 15, 2015
Santiam District Meeting                                                                                                                                             Ping's Chinese Gardens                                                                                                                                                              1206 SE 9th St., Albany, OR    
March 6-7, 2016                                                                                                                                               OSFGC Spring Board Meeting                                                                                                                                   Oregon Gardens, Silverton, OR
March 17, 2016                                                                                                                                               Santiam Spring District Meeting TBA 
April 4-8, 2016                                                                                                                                                    73rd Annual  Pacific Region Convention                                                                                                                                                      Henderson, Nevada
May 2-7, 2016                                                                                                                                                     87th Annual National Garden Club Convention                                                                                                                               Grand Rapids, MI
May 6, 2016 - 9:00-4:00                                                                                                                                       Annual Plant Sale                                                                                                                                                      Lebanon Ralston Park Building                                                                                                                                   Corner of Park & Oak, Lebanon    
FRI June, 3- SAT June 4, 2016
Strawberry Fair Flower Quilt & Art Show, 
Evangelical Church Annex 
75 E Ash, Lebanon 

June 13-15, 2016
88th Annual OSFGC Convention                                                                                                                                       Hood River, Oregon
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Santiam, District Picnic                                                                                                                                                  TBA
October 20, 2016                                                                                                                                               Santiam Fall District Meeting                                                                                                                                         TBA
  • As Scheduled
  • Garden Club Tours                                                                                                                                              Thursday, April 16, 2015                                                                                                                                            Mt.Angel - Glockenspiel  Restaurant &                                                                                                                     tour of Gardens of the Sisters of the St. Mary Church                                                                                          Meet at the First Christian Church, Grant & Grove                                                                                                                       for carpooling 9:35 am We will leave promptly at 10:00am.                                                                                                      Plan on bringing at least $10 for lunch and a suggested $3 tip for the driver.                                                                              For information call: 541-401-2336

    Friday, October 9th

    Meet at church 9:45, we will leave at 10:00 am

    Hentze Farm in Junction City – Hayride and lunch at farm

    Next:  Thistledown Farm – Cookies and pies available for purchase

    BRING: Money for lunch, money for your driver and for anything else you want to purchase

    MAPS: Carol will have directions available at church.  Hentze Farm is located at 30045 Hentze Lane, Junction City

                Thistledown Farm is located 5 miles from Hentze Farm, 91455 River RoadJunction City


              Monthly Lebanon Garden Club Meetings
    January 19, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Pitchfork & Crow Organic Farm
                         An overview of P & C's own Community Supported Agriculture program, 
                         which provides a variety of fresh produce delivered bi-weelky.
                         Place: First Christian Church 170 E. Grant St.
                        Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    February 16, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Hydrangea's Plus
                         An interesting and informative overview for Hydrangea lovers and those
                         interested in supporting local growers. Enjoy the fun and interactive discussion 
                         of local Hydrangeas and related plants.
                         Place: First Christian Church 170 E. Grant St.
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    March 16, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Mushroomery of Lebanon - Wildcrafting Mushrooms
                         Jen Olsen will discuss growing organic, medicinal and gourmet mushrooms year round.
                         Discussion of the best choices for our local area, including a fun question and answer opportunity.
                         Place: First Christian Church 170 E. Grant St.
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    April 20, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Native American Dinner
                         Our member, Kiamichi Isham will highlight local foods and traditional ingredients. 
                         An interactive discussion of local plants, focusing on indigenous natives.
                         Place: First Christian Church 170 E. Grant St.
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    May 18, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Water matters
                         Installing and enjoying the convenience of water-conserving drip lines for your garden.
                         Program and demonstration by Barbara Rowe, our own member and experienced gardener.
                         Place: Member's home. 
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    June 15, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: All About Perennials
                         Crystal Cady from Sunflower Acres Farm & Garden, will provide an interesting overview
                         or the benefits of perennials, including the extensive variety and their advantages over 
                         annual plantings.
                         Place: Member's home. 
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions.

    July 20, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Picnic In The Park Potluck
                         Bring a dish to share & your own table service.
                         Highlighting the Garden Club's community project of the the beautiful Rose garden.
                         Installation of new officers.
                         Place: Ralston City Park - Lebanon
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    August 17, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: All About Spring bulbs
                         A fun hands on demonstration program by our own Trudie Bason, local 
                         nursery owner & expert. Learn to plant your bulb garden, take advantage 
                         of all seasons and layer your bulbs to produce color throughout the seasons.
                         Place: Member's home. 
                         Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions.

    September 21, 2015
                        Time: 12 PM
                         Program: Lets Celebrate Us!
                          Trudie Bason leads a fun discussion of our club, our members and our future. 
                          A look at who we are and what we can do together.
                          Share your favorite food or recipe, bring pictures of your garden successes 
                          and challenges and learn about new members.
                          Place: Timeless Gardens Nursery, 33527 Brewster Rd, Lebanon
                          Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions. 

    October 19, 2015
                        Time:12 P.M.
                          Program: Worms For Your Garden
                          Cynthia Dort, local gardener will give an overview of the value of raising your
                          own worms and using their castings to fertilize your garden. We will also find 
                          out about Worm Tea.
                          Place: First Christian Church, 170 E. Grant St.
                          Call (541) 258-7693 or Email for meeting info, location and directions

    November 16, 2015
                            Time: 12 PM
                             Program: Thanksgiving Potluck Luncheon.
                             Country Store Sale - Proceeds go to Soup Kitchen
                             Bring items to sell

    December 21, 2015
                           Time: 12 PM
                            Program: Christmas Potluck 
                            White Elephant Bingo & Gift exchange.
                            Annual food drive for FISH


    Ongoing Projects

    March - Seed Exchange at Monthly Meeting 
    May 6, 2016 - Annual Plant Sale w/ 2 planting parties to get ready TBA 
    June 3-4, 2016 - Flower Quilt & Art Show for Strawberry Fair, 2-day event
    October - Furnish Comfort Items for Veterans & Socks for the Soup Kitchen @ First Christian Church
    November - Thanksgiving Potluck - Country Store Sale - Proceeds go to Soup Kitchen 
    December -Donate non-parishable foods for our annual Food Drive for FISH-Helping families during the Holidays
    January 18, 2016 - Bring paper products to donate to the Church
    As needed - Furnish Flowers for Weddings, Funerals and Church Services (when called upon) 
    As needed - Maintain Rose Garden in Ralston City Park (Park Street) 
    As needed - Develop and maintain Garden Club Website 
    As needed - Community & District Projects or Events including evening workshops on gardening,                                                         food preservation, seed saving, and more.
    For more information please call Trudie Bason (541) 258-7693 or email Lebanon Garden Club