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,
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
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
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.