Meeting Schedule

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 2018-2019

Daytime Meeting Evening Meeting
Sep. 6 Ann McEntee — “Aging Gardens, Aging Gardeners” Anne Krantz — “Invasive Plants in New Hampshire”
Oct. 4 Pam Hunt, NH Audubon — “Ponemah Bog: Amherst’s Boreal Gem” Phil Brown, Harris Center — “Raptor Migration in New Hampshire”
Nov. 1 Lou Greenstein — “Designing Edible Arrangements” Mary Salmon — “Holiday Decorating”
Nov. 8 Jennifer Koerber — Plant Identification Apps Workshop  @ Amherst Town Library
Nov. 29 Annual Holiday-Décor Workshop — Members Only
Jan. 3 Barbara Rollins, Governor’s Lilac and Wildflower Commission  — “Lilacs and Wildflowers” No evening meeting
Feb. 7 Rivka Schwartz — “Pickling: The Traditional, Easy, Probiotic Method” No evening meeting
Mar. 7 Lisa Loosigian, UNH — “Residential Rain Gardens” John Zavgren — “All About Bees and Beekeeping”
Apr. 4 Tovah Martin — “Boot Camp for Your Senses” Justin Kane — “Edible Landscaping (or How to Eat Your Garden)”
May 2 Cheryl Monroe — “Northeast Hydrangeas” Rivka Schwartz — “Our Wildflowers— Come Explore the Wonder of New England”
Jun. 6 June Luncheon & Annual Meeting — Members Only

Special Programs

Mar. 18 Peter Christoph — “Epic Adventures of a Massachusetts Bird Photographer” @ Amherst Town Library