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What's Happening at a JGC Meeting!
Third Thursday of each month, 
September thru June --  7:00pm start time
 September 21, 2017
​"Garden Birds: Facts & Fallacies"
Learn about birds that you might see enjoying your garden throughout the year. Presented by Wild Birds Unlimited.

October 19, 2017   
"A Flower Show? What's That?"
Our own member & past Flower Show Chairperson, Ellie Pfoutz, will educate us on what a flower show is. More than half of our members have joined since our last show was held in 2013 at the Joppa Branch Library!

November 16, 2017
"Working with Gourds"
Our own member, Paula Mank, will discuss growing, harvesting & drying gourds.  Plus, she'll demonstrate how to decorate them as a bowl or planter.

December 21, 2017
"Celebrate the Holidays!"
Always a festive evening together as we get into the Holiday spirit. Members bring
appetizers/desserts to share buffet-style.
January 18, 2018
Lecturer not yet confirmed.

 February 15, 2018
​"Organic Gardening"  
A local Eagle Scout will present how to garden organically. Discussion to include soil preparation & selection of proper chemicals to maintain the concept of organic gardening.
 March 15, 2018
"It's a Propagation Party!"
Our own member, Donald Staib, is a propagation wizard! This meeting is a hands-on fun time as we learn how to propagate a plant cutting. Watch it turn into a rooted plant & share your progress at future meetings.

April 19, 2018
"Flower Show - Part II"
Learn how to prepare an exhibit for a Flower Show, including the necessary paperwork.

May 17, 2018 -- Time TBD
(Note New Location & Time!)
"Anita C. Leight Estuary - Walking Tour"
Join us for a guided tour of this estuary center plus learn about the wildlife that inhabits the local area.

June 21, 2018
"Year-End Picnic"
Members & spouses to gather at the home & gardens of one of our members. Everyone to bring a food dish to share buffet-style.