Develop your gardening knowledge and skills. Participation is a combination of hands-on experience and educational seminars. Janet Macunovich, master gardener and designer of our gardens, serves as our 'crew chief" for the gardening work bees - a great learning experience. She also leads our educational seminars on topics of interest to gardeners as well as connects us to knowledgeable presenter through her vast network of contacts in gardening.
No cost to participate beyond your time and efforts and work bees in the gardens on Library grounds. Attendance is open to non-members too!
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
4:30p-6:00p Work Bee in the gardens
Come help deadhead, cut back and weed. Then....
6:30p-8:00p In Person Seminar: Sharing tips and tricks from our gardeners' experiences.
Following the work bee we will regroup in the Library's Community Room for a "watch party." Southeast Oakland County Water Authority recording of Lillian Dean, Master Composter/Environmental Planner, on '"The Secret is in the Soil." This is a video of a presentation that originated on 7/13/2021. Discussion to follow.
Light refreshments available at 6:00p. Location: Library Community Room.
Meeting dates for 2021
Monthly on the second Wednesday. During the growing season (March through November) the meetings begin at 4:30p with a work bee in the Garden or on the grounds of the Library. Bring your gardening gear and enjoy hands-on lessons from Janet Macunovich, Master Gardener, as we tend to the Library's gardens. The second half of the meeting, 6:30p - 8:00p, is time for networking and an educational seminar on a topic of interest in the Library's Community Room.
Note: January and February meetings begin at 7:00p and consist of the networking and education elements.