Club Information

Learn more about gardening in Columbia, Missouri.  The club offers informative meetings featuring local experts on a wide range of topics.  Educational field trips and garden tours are organized by the club. Together with the Columbia Public Library, the club sponsors an annual Winter Garden Forum for the community.

The Discovery Garden Club is open to all. Annual dues are: $15 for an individual, $20 for a family.       
Meetings are held the Second Monday evening the month (except December) from 6:30 to 8:00 PM at the Missouri Cattlemen's Association Building, 2306 Bluff Creek Drive, Columbia, MO

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2017 Meeting Schedule


2016 Meeting Schedule
  • January 11         Worm Castings  & Garden Forum                                                Planning
  • January 31         Winter Garden Forum*
  • February 8         Shawn Gruber, Back to Nature
  • March 14           Vegetable Gardening
  • April 11             Strawberry Hill Nursery Tour*
  • May 9                Plant Sale Meeting
  • May 14             Friends & Family Plant Sale
  • June 13             Garden Tour, Dee's*
  • July 11             University of MO Campus Garden                                         Tour*  
  • August 8            no meeting (see Aug 20th)
  • August 20          tour King's Worm Farm*

  • September 12    Pot luck picnic and plant exchange
  • October 10        Tim Reinbott, What about that soil   
  • November 14    Club's Annual Pizza Party*
  • December          (no meeting this month)
            Meetings marked with * 
will be held in locations to be announced

 2015 Meeting Schedule
  • January 12   Rain Gardens and Rain Barrels
  • February 9   Learn about the art of Bonsai
  • March 9       Tips for Gardening Safely this Spring
  • April 13       The Wonderful World of Hummingbirds*
  • May 11        Tour of the Columbia Cemetery*
  • May 16        Friends & Family Plant Sale
  • June 8          Butterfly Gardens with Heather Lamb
  • June 13        Garden Tour, Colleen's*
  • July 13        Floral Photography
  • August 10    Meet at the Park Bench*
  • September 14    Helmi’s—Garden Planters*
  • October 12     Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture
  • November  9  Club's Annual Pizza Party*
  • December   (no meeting this month)


2016 Plant SAle
2016 Plant Sale

Upcoming Events      

Discovery Garden Club Plant Sale
Saturday, May 20, 2017

Missouri Cattlemen's Association Building
Lower Level
2306 Bluff Creek Drive, Columbia, MO

8 to 11 AM

Complimentary Breakfast

Plants gown by our members

Join the Million Pollinator Garden Challenge