The Amherst Garden Club meets monthly from September through June. Meetings are held the first Thursday of the month (except in Sept., when the meeting is the first Thursday after Labor Day).
Most meetings include a featured speaker. The public is welcome at all meetings (except the Holiday-Décor Workshop and June Annual Luncheon). There is no fee to attend.
Schedule for 2017-2018
|Daytime Meeting||Evening Meeting|
|Sept. 7||Celeste Wasilewska — “Miniature Indoor Gardens”||Alicia Geilen, UNH Master Gardener — “A Garden for Wildlife: Natural Landscaping for a Better Backyard”|
|Oct. 5||Tom Sullivan — “How to Make Your Garden a Pollinator Paradise”||Sue Stretch, Laurel Hill Jams and Jellies — “Making Jams and Jellies!”|
|Nov. 2||Bill Graham — “The Holidays! Let’s Get Ready”||Sierra Brookes — “Holiday Treasures from the Garden”|
|Nov. 30||Annual Holiday-Décor Workshop — Members Only — Location TBA|
|Jan. 4||Paul Koehler — “Sustainable Landscape Design” — CANCELLED||No evening meeting|
|Feb. 1||Steve Farrar — “Plants in Our National Parks” + Soup-er Bowl Luncheon||No evening meeting|
|Mar. 1||Tom Mitchell — “Meet Farmer Tom Mitchell”||Steve Farrar — “Plants in Our National Parks”|
|Apr. 5||Cheryl Monroe — “Clematis: Queen of the Vines”||Ara Lynn, Owner of Amazing Flower Farm — “Exciting New Annuals and Their Uses”|
|May 3||Andi Ross — “Water, Water Everywhere and Not a Drop to Drink”||Jeremy Delisle, UNH Cooperative Extension — “Vegetable Gardening”|
|Jun. 7||June Luncheon & Annual Meeting — Members Only (11:00 am – 2:00 pm)|