The LADYSMITH SALTAIR GARDEN CLUB will meet on Thursday, September 21st,
at the Ladysmith Community Health Centre, 1111 4th Avenue (at Symonds), Ladysmith ROOM G18.
NOTE: this a new venue for the club. Please enter through the front door of the Health Centre and go downstairs. The meeting room is just to the left of the elevator.
Doors will be open after 6:30pm. The meeting will begin at 7pm.
Our presentation is from Colin of the Back Yard Bird Store.
Our membership year will now start in September – for 2017/2018. New members will pay $15 at this meeting, and returning members will pay $10.
Please bring exact money or have a cheque ready (made out to the Ladysmith Saltair Garden Club).
Guest fee is $2.
Remember to bring a mug for the coffee break, a non-perishable, unopened, contribution to the Food Bank, membership$ and library returns. Any donations of small garden related items for raffle prizes are appreciated.
See you on the 21st.
Garden club minutes May, 2017
Apologies. I did not check the file and posted a Word doc which some people can not open on phones or tablets. Here is a PDF version of the May club minutes.
The Ladysmith Saltair Garden Club will meet on Thursday, May 18th
Lower Meeting Room of the Frank Jameson Community Centre,
810- 6th Ave, Ladysmith.
Doors open 6:30pm Meeting begins at 7pm.
Our presenter will be Diane Pierce speaking on Drought Resistant Plants. Given our climate extremes of late, Diane offers information that can help a gardener through those hot, dry periods.
Diane, with a BSc in Agriculture, worked for 10 years as a gardener with the City of Victoria Parks Dept. She is now semi retired and consults as a landscape designer & consultant and teaches at the Horticulture Centre of the Pacific where she also volunteers in the Mixed Borders.
Some business items:
- Plant Sale Update
- Membership renewal adjustments
- New venue for September
- Summer pot luck and garden visits
-Lug a mug for the tea/coffee break. Thank you to Jeanette R and Carroll McL for signing up for snack goodies.
-If you can, donate a non perishable food item for the Food Bank
-Any offerings for Door Prizes are always welcome
🌱Spring is sooner recognized by plants than by men🌱. Chinese Proverb