"The Garden Group" is chaired by Karen Johnson. 419-352-8046, cell– 419-601-1597, email@example.com Dues for the year remain at $5.00 and can be paid at the first meeting or sent to me at Karen Johnson, 1401 Murifield Drive, BG. If you are sending checks please make them out to Karen so they can go straight into our group funds. The group meets generally the last Monday of each month (with a few exceptions).
Annual Planting Downtown Bowling Green May 14, 2019
BGSU UNIVERSITY GARDEN GROUP Schedule – 2019 – 2020
September 23, 2019 – Simpson Garden Award Winning Hosta Gardens – 6:30 PM (NEW TIME)
Location: Simpson Park Hosta Gardens Desert Hostess: Jane Schimpf, 419-352-6956, cell 419-575-5285, firstname.lastname@example.org Chris Gajewicz, Natural Resources and Garden Park Coordinator for Parks and Recreation Bowling Green, will meet us at the hosta garden and give us a history of the garden, the plants and its continued growth as an important feature for the Simpson Park Landscape. Please come and enjoy the beauty of the garden and its recent additions.
October 28, 2019 – Bees and Cooking With Honey – 7:00 PM
Location : Schooner Family Farm, 14890 Otsego Pike, Weston Dessert Hostess: Becky White-Schooner (Homemade ice cream with caramel made from honey) What began as a curious hobby, quickly developed into a passion, Becky White-Schooner will discuss how beekeeping can be exciting, educational, fun and enthralling. She will also give us ways to use honey in cooking. Please bring a copy of a recipe of your own using honey in a dish you serve and we will share those recipes with each other.
November 25, 2019 – Musical Landscapes – 7:00 PM
Location: Carolyn Rebar, 726 Rosalind Dr, 419-806-4730, cell 419-906-5027 email@example.com Dessert Hostess: Karen Seeliger, 419-308-8018, firstname.lastname@example.org Musical Landscapes is an audio-visual program of classical music inspired by real and imaginary gardens or landscapes presented by Carolyn Rebar. A program will be given to guests so that the selections can be followed throughout the presentation. Come and hear beautiful Classical, Romantic and Contemporary music linked to images of nature.
January 27, 2020 – Bowling Green City’s Urban Forestry Plan – 7:00 PM
Location: Lee Hakel, 1435 Cedar Lane, 419-352-0983, cell 419-494-6907, email@example.com Dessert Hostess: Martha Fetter, 419-330-9697, firstname.lastname@example.org Grant Jones, Arborist for the city of Bowling Green will discuss the Urban Forestry Plan that is used by the city. The goal was to develop a comprehensive management plan to maintain all trees in the public right-of-way and city owned property.
February 24, 2020 – Bringing The Outside In, Flowers You Don’t Need to Water – 7:00 PM
Location: Karen Johnson, 1401 Muirfield Dr, 419-352-8046, cell 419-601-1597 email@example.com Dessert Hostess: Barbara Sanchez, 419-353-1654, cell 419-575-0645, firstname.lastname@example.org Shaun Holden, owner of Painted Clovers will show us how to decorate our homes with florals to keep floral beauty all year long.
March 23, 2020 – Garden Photography – 7:00 PM
Location: Susan Winters, 328 W Wooster St, 419-806-4903, cell 412-780-1048 email@example.com Dessert Hostess: Susan Winters and Karen Johnson Presenter: Dr. Charlie Harper, Master Gardener and director of the construction of the Daylily Walk at Simpson Garden Park. He won the distinction of being named an official Daylily Display Garden by the American Hemerocallis Society in 2010.
April 27, 2020 – End of Year Potluck – 6:00 PM
We will meet at Bostdorff Greenhouse for our potluck. Eric Timm will give a presentation on vertical gardening or a topic of our choice. We can also each decide if we want to each make a large hanging basket at a cost of $35 (maybe more).