Announcements

(updated 8/15/16)

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SEPTEMBER 2016:

September 2 – Richmond Council of Garden Clubs Program

“Bonsai”    Speaker:  Randi Heise

No WGC Board Meeting in September

September 8-30 – Fall Mum Sale/Club Fundraiser

Chairman:  Kristie Richards

Our Fall fundraiser will begin at the September general meeting; order forms for mums will be available at the program.  For your convenience, orders will be accepted at the program or by mail or drop-off.  See Meetings page for details. Order deadline is September 30.  Checks to WGC.  Mum pick-up will be at the close of our October 13th meeting.

September 8 – WGC Regular Meeting @ 9:30 am

Program:  “Exhibit…Exhibit…Exhibit…!!!”
Speaker:  Erica Gilliam

Hostesses:  Mary Lee Gay and Sue Gillenwater

Please refer to the WGC website or yearbook for WGC Exhibit Rules and join us for a workshop on the techniques of exhibiting at a garden club meeting.  All members are asked to bring a Design Arrangement or Horticultural specimen or collection which will be openly judged by an accredited judge.

September Exhibits:

Design (Florist flowers permitted)

  1. Almost Fall
  2. Indian Summer
  3. Everything Green
  4. What I Like

Horticulture (From member’s garden)

  1. Coleus (a) specimen (b) collection
  2. Vinca/Impatient (a) specimen (b) collection
  3. Hosta (a) specimen (b) collection
  4. Sedum
  5. From My Garden (Three Allowed)