Programs

TAG Programs 2018 – 2019

September  21, 2018               9:30am             Spring Lake Pavilion

SHADE GARDENING IN THE LOWCOUNTRY

 Tim Drake, a horticulturist from The Greenery,  will speak to us about ways to grow plants that need more shade than sun, including Hostas.

Hostesses:  Corliss Zampino, Sandy Harris


October 19, 2018                     9:30am             Spring Lake Pavilion

FEED THE BIRDS

Our club is honored to welcome the South Carolina Garden Club State President, Donna Donnelly, to speak us about her President’s project. She might even bring some beautiful birdhouses to purchase.

Hostesses: Jane Alexander, Mary Anne Sweet, Carol Sevelowitz


November 16, 2018                 9:30am             Spring Lake Pavilion

MAKE IT, BAKE IT, SEW IT, GROW IT

Last year’s crowd favorite—each member will bring one or more item they have crafted to be added to a silent auction. Bring a guest to the meeting to enjoy some holiday gift shopping!

Hostesses: Deb Pepe, Peg McCann, Hannah Obstler


December 4, 2018                   6:00pm                  Location TBD

HOLIDAY PARTY !!!

The elves are busy scouting out the best location for this year’s holiday gala. Look for your email invitation in November.

Committee:   Liz Van Alstyne, Sandy Stern, Corliss Zampino,
                    Cheryl Hocevar


January 18, 2019                     9:30am             Spring Lake Pavilion

DAYLILIES, THE WORKHORSE OF THE GARDEN

Victoria Bergensen will present a powerpoint on new ways to help daylilies thrive in the Lowcountry.

Hostesses:  Dick & Mary Ellen Phillips


February 15, 2019                                                                   Field Trip

ORCHIDS GALORE

We will take a “close to home” excursion to visit the May River
Orchids Greenhouse. The owner, Madeline Nelson, will give us a tour and lecture about how she grows and cares for her beautiful orchids. We will also have the opportunity to make purchases.


March 15, 2019                   9:30am                 Spring Lake Pavilion

Speaker favorite, Maggie Engstrom, owner of Sweet Bay in Beaufort, will demonstrate new ideas for Spring in floral design, just in time to help us with designs for the State Flower Show in Beaufort next month.

Hostesses:  Sandy Stern, Nadine Korosi, Liz Van Alstyne,  Helen Rizzo


 April 26, 2019                                                                  Field Trip                 

A NEW ADVENTURE

We will take another bus trip this year. We will travel to the Magnolia Plantation in Charleston. It is the oldest plantation in the country.

Please note this date will be the 4th Friday in April instead of the usual 3rd Friday meeting date. More details to follow.

 Hostesses: MaryAnn Snyder, Eva Duchart, Sharon Jaunsem, Arlene Anderson


May 17, 2019                       9:30am                          Location TBD      

NEW CLUB OFFICERS—NEW GARDENS

You are invited to browse and enjoy some of our members’ and friends’ spectacular gardens. After the tour a luncheon will be held followed by the Installation of Officers for 2019-2020. More details to follow.


 

June 21, 2019                                                                         Ribaut Island

TWILIGHT DELIGHT

An evening “end of the year” gathering for both members and their spouses will be held at the home of Olivia and Larry Ford. Bring your favorite dessert to share. Beverages will be furnished.