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Thursday January 24, 2019

Propagation Your Favorite Plants

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January 24, 2019 Propagating Your Favorites Plants – How To Do That!
7:00 pm Social; 7:30 pm Presentation Monthly Meeting
“Propagating Your Favorite Plants” will be the topic for the 2019 kick off The Garden Club of Austin’s (TGCOA) monthly meeting scheduled for January 24th. How-To demonstrations will include various succulents and Antique Roses.

The meeting will be an exciting, interactive program planned for longtime gardeners as well as newcomers. Doors open at 7:00 pm and the meeting will conclude at 9:00 pm.

All TGCOA club members will be given a rose cutting to take home and cultivate and have ready and available for purchase for the club’s annual Plant Sale & Show at the Zilker Botanical Gardens on June 1 & 2, 2019. Membership is only $25.00 individual and $40.00 for families.

Come join us for light refreshments and social is from 7:00 – 7:30 PM and then get enlighten us all on propagating roses and succulents from 7:30 – 9 PM. All are welcome – gardening newbies and seasoned gardeners alike. And if you are new to Central Texas this club is a great place to get help information on the appropriate vegetation for your yard and/or balcony.

January 24, 2019 Board Meeting
4:30 - 6:30 PM Board Meeting Zilker Park - Garden Center

OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS - Click here or more information on upcoming events

February 28, 2019 To be announced
7:00 - 9:30 PM Monthly Meeting Zilker Park - Garden Center - Auditorium

February 28, 2019 (Held prior to Monthly Meeting)
4:30 - 6:30 PM Board Meeting Zilker Garden Center

March 28, 2019 To be announced
7:00 PM Social, Meeting: 7:30 PM Monthly Meeting Zilker Park - Garden Center - Auditorium
Monthly Meeting

To be announced.

A board meeting was held at 4:30 - 6:30 pm, just prior to the event meeting.


March 28, 2019 (Held prior to Monthly Meeting)
4:30 - 6:30 PM Board Meeting Zilker Garden Center

April 25, 2019 (Held prior to Monthly Meeting)
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Board Meeting Zilker Garden Center

April 25, 2019 To be Announced
7:00 PM Social, Meeting: 7:30 PM Monthly Meeting Zilker Park - Garden Center - Auditorium
The Garden Club of Austin typically holds its Garden-Themed Auction at the April meeting. Please check back for confirmation and more information. Auction.
Auction items generally include Bromeliads, Succulents, Perenials and Annuals, Plant Containers, and Yard Art.
Doors opened at 7:00 pm, the live auction begins at 7:30 pm.

May 23, 2019 To be announced
7:00 PM Social; 7:30 PM presentation Monthly Meeting To be confirmed

May 23, 2019 (Held prior to Monthly Meeting)
4:30 - 6:30 PM Board Meeting Zilker Garden Center

June 01, 2019
June 1 -2, 2019 (Plant drop off May 31)
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Plant Sale Zilker Park - Garden Center
Club Plant Sale

The club’s annual plant sale and show to be held at Zilker Botanical Gardens on June 1 & 2.

Bring your donated plants ready to sell to the setup on Friday, May 31st. from 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm or on Saturday from 8:00 am - 9:30 am. Then, plan to work the sale on Saturday and/or Sunday.

Plants will be on sale all day Saturday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday 9.00 am to 4:00 pm. Come by and pick up a great plant at a great price.

We will also be having a club luncheon on Saturday-everyone is welcome! Thank you to those who have already signed up. But, we have lots of openings left. Remember, this is a club event and the proceeds from the sale benefit the club. Contact Laura Joseph if you would like to sign up to help.

This is an open show and we invite all interested gardeners to bring a plant for judging. The show will be open to the public from noon to 7:00 pm on Saturday. and 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Sunday June 2. All plants must be picked up by 5 o'clock on Sunday.

 

Welcome to one of Austin's most dynamic gardening clubs - the "go-to" club for tips, knowledge and shared expertise and experience on gardening in Central Texas. Whether you are a long-time "green thumb" used to the vagrancies of our climate and growing conditions, new to the area, or just developing an interest in gardening, you'll find The Garden Club of Austin (TGCOA) a great resource - and a fun organization.

Founded in 1953 as the Men's Garden Club of Austin, the club changed its name to the Garden Club of Austin in 2002, opening up it s membership to anyone interested in gardening. Today the club is the city's oldest and most respected garden clubs with a busy and active calendar of events.

In addition to our monthly club meetings, which include refreshments, presentations, demonstrations on gardening topics and frequently a wonderful selection of plants raffled at the end of most meetings, the club also organizes excursions, an annual flower and vegetable show, plant auction and plant sales.

The Club supports a variety of activities and related organizations, including the Austin Area Garden Council (AAGC), and the annual Zilker Garden Festival.

The Garden Club of Austin (a.k.a. Men's Garden Club of Austin) is organized and operates exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes as a tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Gifts are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.