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Yearly Calendar- Meetings are open to the public, join us!

We are excited for our 2024 year!

2024 Meeting Dates and Programs

February 20th, 2024 12 pm

Program: Gardens

Location:  Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Presenter:  Alice Hemseth

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice Hemseth

March 19th, 2024 12 pm

Program:  Top Ten Annuals

Location:  Steinbrinks Nursery, Kearney, NE

Meeting Presenter:  Rocky

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice Hemseth

April 16th, 2024  8:30 am depart Kearney

Jane Marie's Spring Garden

Location:  620 Chicago Ave. Hastings

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice  

Meeting Presenter:  Jane

May 4th, 2024  9- noon

Community Plant & Seed Giveaway

Location:  Harman Park,  26th Street, Kearney, NE

Have plants to divide and share?  Have extra seeds to share?  Need some plants or gardening advice?  Join us for a fun morning talking plants and sharing plants and other garden/horticulture related items.

May 21st, 2024   noon

Program:   Tool Sharpening

Meeting Presenter:  Tim Farris

Location:  Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice


June 7/8th, 2024 FGCN Annual Meeting

Location:  Kearney, Friday evening Alley Rose Restaurant, Saturday 8 am - 3 pm Harmon Park

Meeting Coordinator:  FGCN Executive Committee

June 18th,  2024  Time:  11:30 am

Yanney Park Tour

We will meet at the Peterson Senior Center

Tour Coordinator:  Coelette & Kendra

July 16th, 2024  Time:  10:00 am, carpool from library 

Program:  Tour of BJ Ohme's garden, Arcadia, NE

Speaker:  BJ Ohme

Location: Meet at library if want to carpool, 11:30 am,  6880 Eagle Road

July 24th – July 29, 2024 – Buffalo County Fair

Coordinator: Fair Committee


August 20th, 2024  Time:  TBD

Program: Little Town Gardens Tour- Candi Benge, Gibbon

Location:  11464 Pawnee Rd, Gibbon- Club will carpool

Meeting Coordinator:  Amanda

September 21st, 2024 Community Plant Giveaway  Time: 9 am - Noon

Location- Harmon Park, 26th Street, south side of park

Community members will share plants, ideas, knowledge and other garden things!

September 17th, 2024      Time:  Noon

Program:  Frank Museum Luncheon

Location: 2010 University Drive, Kearney

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice Helmsath

October 15th, 2024    Time:  12 pm

Program:  Tree Care

Speaker: Elizabeth Exstrom, Extension Service

Location: Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice

November 19th, 2024   Noon p.m. 

Program: "The Hidden Life of Trees"

Location:  Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Presenter:  Justin Evertson

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice

--Please pay your 2024 dues, $20 Individual, $21 Couple

December, 2024       

No meeting this month.

Decorating for Yanney Park Christmas Walk- TBD


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