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

We are having meetings again and are excited for our 2022 year!

2022 Meeting Dates and Programs

February 15th, 2022 12 pm

Soil Types and Garden Prep for Spring

Location:  Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Presenter:  Del Hemseth

March 15th, 2022 12 pm

Herbs

Location:  Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Presenter:  Pat Jones

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice Hemseth

April 30th, 2022  9 am - noon

Community Plant Share

Location:  Harmon Park, 26th Street Kearney, NE

Meeting Coordinator/s:  Plant Exchange Committee

Need plants? Have plants to divide and share?  Come to the plant exchange and leave with lots of plants and guidance for how to plant and care for them!

May 17th, 2022   4 pm- 

Program:   Tour of Hastings Middle School Garden (Geothermal and Dome)

Speaker:  Jason Stoddard

Location:  Will carpool to Hastings, 201 N. Marian Rd. Hastings, NE  Depart 3 pm Classic Car parking lot

Meeting Coordinator/s:  Amanda Shoemaker

 

June 10/11th, 2022  FGCN Annual Meeting

Location:  Rowe Sanctuary, 44450 Elm Island Rd, Gibbon, NE

Meeting Coordinator:  FGCN Executive Committee

June 15th, 2022  Time:  TBD

SS&M Garden Club Member Garden Walk tour

June 25th,  2022  Time:  9 am - 3 pm 

SSMGC Garden Walk   "Our Garden Story" 

Five local residential gardens will be opened to the public for viewing along with a stop at Yanney Park to see and learn about the coming Gardens at Yanney Park!  

This is a club fundraiser, tickets will be available for purchase for $15 starting in May.

Garden Walk Committee Chair:  JoAnn Lilly

July 19th, 2022  Time:  12 pm 

Program:  Growing Dahlias 

Speaker:  Brenda 

Location: Brenda's home 307 West 36th Drive, Kearney

July 20th – July 26, 2022 – Buffalo County Fair

Coordinator:  Rhonda Berger & Alice Hemseth

Open Class Plants & Flowers Entry Check in Wednesday July 21, Judging Thursday, July 22, 10 am 

 

August 12th, 2022  Time:  TBD

Program: Harvest Home Flower Farm Tour

Location:  71462 Iris RD, Orleans, NE- Club will carpool

Meeting Coordinator:  Brenda

September 17th, 2022 Community Plant Share  Time: 9 am - Noon

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

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

Mobile Tool Sharpener available to get your tools ready for the next season.

September 20th, 2022      Time:  12 pm

Program:  Garden Club Technology Review and Lesson

Speaker: Roberta Loescher

Location: Kearney Public Library

Meeting Coordinator:  Alice Helmsath

October 18th, 2022    Time:  12 pm

Program:  Tour of Rooted Plant Co

Speaker: Abbie and Diego Castaneda, Owners

Location: 203 E 25th St, Kearney, NE

Meeting Coordinator:  Brenda

November 15th, 2022   Noon p.m. 

Program: Natural Pest Control:  Insects, Weeds, Diseases

Location:  Kearney Library, Kearney, NE

Meeting Presenter:  Extension Service

--Please pay your 2023 dues, $20 Individual, $21 Couple

December, 2022       

No meeting this month.

Decorating for Yanney Park Christmas Walk- TBD