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2017 Calendar of Events




January 11                       Maintaining Boxwood with Bruce Chalker of Mobot Speakers'                                                     Bureau. Planting, care, pruning, and pest & disease management of                                           these shrubs.   

February 8                       Orchids of the Missouri Botanical Garden with Carol Gravens.                                                     Behind the scenes information on the orchid greenhouse and the                                               annual Orchid Show.

March 8                            Field Trip--Greenscape Gardens & Gifts, Manchester, MO                                                             Planting and Maintaining a Pollinator Garden. Program at 11am.                                                 Lunch location tbd. Rsvp required.                            

April 12                             Plants That Changed the Course of History.                           

Date tbd **                       Town & Country Arbor Day Event, Longview Farm Park                                                                 Q&A Gardening Info Booth, Time tbd

May 10                              Flower Arranging with Caroline Kelsey Designs                                                                               

Date tbd **                        Invite to the Jokerst ponds and gardens in T&C

June                                  No Program 

July                                   No Program                                                                                       

August                              No Program

September 13                  TBA

October 11                       Field Trip-TBA

November 8                     TBA

November tbd**               Town & Country Holiday Boutique, Longview Farm Park                                                               Q&A Gardening Info Booth, 9am-3pm

December                         No Program--Happy Holidays!

Please contact Myla Stevens, Corresponding Secretary, at mylajstevens@gmail.com for complete information and to make a lunch reservation. Most dates are the 2nd Wednesday of the month with program at 1pm at Longview Park Farm House, 13525 Clayton Road, Town & Country, MO 63141, and business meeting at 11am. Most events are open and free to the public. Lunch at 12 noon requires a reservation with cost. Location or day/date exceptions are noted with  ** or list Field Trip. Thank you.