Garden Centers Club

Garden Centers Club Meetings & Events

2023 TENTATIVELY SCHEDULED MEETINGS

Wednesday, January 18th, 2023 -- 9am -- Clubhouse 7
Tuesday, March 7th, 2023 -- Noon -- Clubhouse 7
Monday, May 15th, 2023 -- 6 pm -- Clubhouse 2
Tuesday, June 13th, 2023 -- Noon -- Clubhouse 7
Farmers Market -- Saturday, July 15th -- Garden Center 1-Patio (date subject to change)
Monday, September 18th, 2023 -- 6 pm -- Clubhouse 2
Wednesday, October 18th, 2023 -- 9 am -- Clubhouse 7

2022 PAST MEETINGS

Jan 21, 2022, FRI, TWO EVENTS:          1.  10:30am GARDEN CENTER 1 PATIO,  23742 MOULTON PKWY (ON THE EAST SIDE BETWEEN GATE 12/CH2 & SANTA MARIA ST.)  ,  Topic:  GARDEN CENTERS UPDATE by Brian Gruner, VMS Rec. Dept. Director & Meet the New Garden Centers Specialist, KISTY SAKAL;           2.  2:0Opm ZOOM GARDEN CENTER1 PATIO,  Topic:  BUILD YOUR GARDEN SOIL, Speaker: Kris Bonner, OC MASTER GARDENER  

Monday, March 21, Clubhouse 5 at 6 pm, Topic:  TERRIFIC TOMATOES, GROW THE BEST HOMEGROWN TOMATOES,   Speaker: Brian Hale, OC MASTER GARDENER 

Monday, May 16, Clubhouse 5 at 6 pm, Topic:  THE BUSY GARDENER MONTH TO MONTH,   Speaker:  OC MASTER GARDENER 

Monday, June 20, Clubhouse 5 at 6 pm, Topic:  WATER BETTER NOT WETTER-CHOOSING & MAINTAINING AN IRRIGATION SYSTEM,   Speaker: Ingrid Cebula, OC MASTER GARDENER 

Wednesday, September 14, Clubhouse 7 at 6 pm, Topic:  COOL-SEASON VEGETABLES, VEGETABLES THAT GROW FROM FALL THROUGH SPRING,   Speaker: Brian Hale, OC MASTER GARDENER 

Monday, October 25th, Clubhouse 7, noon, Topic:  COMPOSTING BASICS, 3 COMPOSTING METHODOLOGIES,   Speaker: Tami Halle, Citizen Scientist & John Craig, Founder WeCompost2


2021 PAST MEETINGS

ZOOM Mtg Mar 11, 2021, TH, 6:30pm     Topic:  TENDING MY SOIL, Speaker: Stephen Williams , OC MASTER GARDENER  

ZOOM Mtg Mar 25, 2021, TH, 6:30pm     Topic:  SMALL BUT POWERFUL, Growing Vegetables from Seeds,  Speaker:  Linda Genis, OC MASTER GARDENER  

ZOOM Mtg APR 8, 2021, TH, 6:30pm     Topic:  TERRIFIC TOMATOES, How to Have the Best Home Grown Tomatoes, Speaker:  Brian Hale, OC MASTER GARDENER 

ZOOM Mtg Apr 22, 2021, TH, 6:30pm     Topic:  MORE TO LIFE THAN A TOMATO, Growing All Other Summer Vegetables   Speaker:  Tom Farrell, OC MASTER GARDENER  

ZOOM Mtg May 13, 2021, TH, 6:30pm     Topic:  WHAT'S BUGGING MY PLANTS, Integrated Pest Management IPM   Speaker:  Stephen Williams, OC MASTER GARDENER 

ZOOM Mtg May 27, 2021, TH, 6:30pm   Topic:  WITHOUT ME YOU ARE NOTHING, Herbs-The Flavor in Your Cooking, Speaker:   OC MASTER GARDENER

2020 PAST MEETINGS

Monday, JAN 20, Clubhouse 6 at 1 pm, Topic:  SPRING GARDENING: VEGGIES,   Speaker: SHAYE SHAYEHGANI, OC MASTER GARDENER 

ZOOM Mtg, JUN 30, 2020, Tues 6pm    Topic:  WHAT’S BUGGING YOUR PLANTS?    Speaker:  TOM FARRELL, OC MASTER GARDENER

ZOOM Mtg, AUG 27, 2020, Thurs   6pm     Topic:  RAISED BED & CONTAINER GARDENING     Speaker:  OC MASTER GARDENER, Linda Genis   

CANCELLED, SEPT 29, 2020, Tues  6pm    Topic:  COOL-SEASON VEGETABLES   Speaker: Brian Hale, OC MASTER GARDENER    

ZOOM Mtg OCT 30, 2020, Fri, 1pm     Topic:  BASIC GARDENING    Speaker:  Brian Hale, OC MASTER GARDENER  

2019 PAST MEETINGS

Monday, JAN 21, Clubhouse 6 at 12:30 pm, Topic:  EDIBLE FLOWERS,   Speaker: LINDA SIZEMORE, OC MASTER GARDENER