From Sept 2018 luncheon
From Sept 2018 Luncheon:
The attached educational e-booklet is a compilation of advice, tips and information gathered over the years from various environmental sources. You will find ideas on the topics of green cleaning, gardening, recycling, composting, conservation and general ways to think GREEN!
Jerry Moreno and Dave Cap from The Dahlia Society of Ohio gave a very interesting talk on Dahlias. They brought blooms to show the variety of sizes, types, and colors. They also graciously provided printed booklets of their presentation.
What a beautiful day to enjoy the amazing homes and gardens at the Chautauqua Institute!
Jeff Griff of Lowe’s Greenhouse in Chagrin Falls (no connection to the Lowes stores) gave us entertaining stories about the development of various plants including the amazing history of the tulip.
Mark Langan of Mulberry Creek Herb Farm demonstrated how easy it is to create a charming miniature perennial garden. Nancy was the lucky winner of one of his creations!
Our 35th Greening Workshops were fun for our members and participants, many of whom have been coming for years. Groups of friends say this is a highlight of the season.
Everyone enjoys this annual service project meeting, making wreaths and mini-arrangements for local seniors and cancer patients.