Meetings

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Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held at the Simsbury Apple Barn (60 Old Farms Rd, West Simsbury, CT 06092).
Hors d’oeuvres and socializing at 11:30.  Business meeting at noon followed by the Program (typically about 12:30).
 

Monday, November 21 at 10:00.  General Meeting and Wreath Workshop and Chowder Luncheon at the Apple Barn.   Members assemble wreaths for town buildings followed by our traditional Corn Chowder Luncheon.

Monday, December 19 at 11:30.  General Meeting at the Apple Barn. “The History of Elizabeth Park” by Marci Martin – Master Rosarian and President of the Connecticut Rose Society, former Rosarian Curator at Elizabeth Park and blogger at plantersplace.com (‘Everything Roses,’).

Monday, January 23 at 11:30.  General Meeting at the Apple Barn. “Brighten Up Those Winter Blues, A Look at Great Plants for Winter Interest” by Adam Wheeler from Broken Arrow Nursery.

Monday, February 27 at 11:30.  General Meeting at the Apple Barn.  “Great Gardens of New England and the World” by Dr. Richard Benfield, Central Connecticut State University.

Monday, March 20 at 6:30pm.  General meeting at Simsbury Public Library Program Room.  “Flower Arranging and Floraculture” with James Palmieri from UConn Blooms.

Monday, April 17 at 11:30.  General Meeting at the Apple Barn.  “Gardening in containers” with Susan Pelton from UCONN Home and Garden Education Center

Friday, May 19 9am-1pm.  General meeting and Annual Plant Sale Preparation at Simsbury Farms Ice Rink